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Stratford Clock Tower

Broadway | Stratford, Stratford, New Zealand
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" You have to see this..a real treat"

Despite the naysayers, I really liked this attraction. There isn't anywhere else really like it in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sid H
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Levin
What's all the fuss?

After having this attraction built up by family (obviously having me on), I was bemused... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JillW21
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Motueka, New Zealand
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“four times” (5 reviews)
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Broadway | Stratford, Stratford, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Despite the naysayers, I really liked this attraction. There isn't anywhere else really like it in NZ and I reckon the fact that this old Glockenspiel still exists is great and a credit to the town, as Im sure its upkeep is not cheap. It...More

Thank Sid H
Reviewed 1 week ago

After having this attraction built up by family (obviously having me on), I was bemused, disappointed. It's hardly an "attraction" with it's piped dialogue and music, with doors flapping open with dummies appearing at the windows. It is pretty lame actually.

Thank JillW21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent great fun would recommend it. Viv gave us timings. Nice cafe too, nearby, Sargent Peppers!

Thank KiwiKim21
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Quite a romantic experience. Be sure to come at the right time if you are a pass by, because you don't want to miss out the performance - Romeo and Juliet

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome glochenspeil work Romeo and Juliet come out at certain times of the day - very unique - also looks very interesting well worth seeing

Thank jan_beer
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Try to make time to hear the chimes in this clock tower located most convenient to a public toilet and THE information centre.

Thank 660london
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Don't make a special trip but if you are in Stratford you cannot avoid it! The chimes play on a glockenspiel but you need to check at what times if you are desperate to experience this. There's lots of free parking nearby.

Thank PamNottingham_UK
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We waited to watch the clock in action with the tale of Romeo and Juliet. We stood opposite the clock but traffic noise made it hard to hear the music and impossible to hear the words. A set of speakers on the opposite side of...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I'd read various brochures about this so we rushed to get there for the 7pm after arriving in Stratford. Takes 5 minutes, was entertaining, a scene from Romeo and Juliet, an unexpected delight.

Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Stopped in this quaint little town, history placards all along the street. Well written articals. Taranaki we will be back.

Thank Christine W
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