The Beyer Watch

The design of this watch emulates the giant timepiece that hangs outside the Beyer shop. It has served as a trademark for decades, and can be seen from a long way off on the Bahnhofstrasse.

Contact and information

Beyer Zurich Clock and Watch Museum
Bahnhofstrasse 31

8001 Zurich


Phone: 043 344 63 63
Fax: 043 344 63 64

E-mail: E-Mail

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 2.00pm - 6.00pm
Guided tours on request


During the Christmas period, our museum is additionally open as follows:
Sunday 27 November, 4 and 18 December, 11.00am–6.00pm

CHF 8 adults
CHF 3 schoolchildren and students
CHF 5 with AHV identification
Children under 12 are free
Further discounts by arrangement, ZürichCARD is valid

Opening hours during public holidays
Date Day Public holiday Opening hours
01.01.2016 Fr New Year's Day Closed
02.01.2016 Sa St. Berchtold's Day Closed
24.03.2016 Th Maundy Thursday Open until 4 pm
25.03.2016 Fr Good Friday Closed
28.03.2016 Mo Easter Monday Closed
18.04.2016 Mo Sechseläuten Closed
01.05.2016 Su Labour Day Closed
04.05.2016 We Day before Ascension Open until 4 pm
05.05.2016 Th Ascension Day Closed
16.05.2016 Mo Whit Monday Closed
01.08.2016 Mo National Day Closed
13.08.2016 Sa Street Parade Closed
24.12.2016 Sa Christmas Eve Open until 4 pm
25.12.2016 Su Christmas Day Closed
26.12.2016 Mo Boxing Day Closed
31.12.2016 Sa New Year's Eve Open until 4 pm
01.01.2017 Su New Year's Day Closed
02.01.2017 Mo St. Berchtold's Day Closed

Zurich Card

Holders of the ZürichCARD can enjoy free rides on the trams, buses, trains and boats in Zurich and surrounding area. You will also get free admission to most of the Zurich museums, including the Beyer Clock and Watch Museum.


Guided tours

Are you planning to visit the Beyer Zurich Clock and Watch Museum with your club, tour group, school class or friends? Please contact Mrs. Winkler to arrange a guided tour.

Phone: +41 43 344 63 63

We accept groups of max. 15 participants. The cost per person is CHF 8. We would be pleased to organise aperitifs in the museum, the cost of which will be charged to your account. Guided tours outside the official opening hours are possible by prior arrangement and on payment of an additional fee.

School classes

The Beyer Zurich Clock and Watch Museum warmly welcomes school classes. Schoolchildren visiting the museum with their class are each granted a reduced entrance fee of CHF 3; accompanying teachers are admitted free of charge. Please inform us of your visit in advance. We are pleased to welcome school classes during the morning.

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