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Travel Guide

2016 Travel Guide
From motorcycles to pretzels, you're invited behind the scenes of America's favorite products at our FREE tours

Special Offers

Cabin Fever “Scavenger Hunt”

Wyndham Garden York
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One Night Stay to enjoy our hotel amenities including our Indoor Pool Family Dinner to…more

Pampering Package

Red Lion Bed & Breakfast
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Package Includes ¨ 1-Night Stay at the Red Lion B&B ¨ Massage for 2 at Relaxing Note…more

1 Night, 1 Round at Heritage Hills or Springwood

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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1 Round of Golf at Heritage Hills Golf Course or Springwood Golf Course At Inn at…more

1 Night, 1 Round at Briarwood Package

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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1 Round of Golf at Briarwood Golf Course East or West Golf Course At Inn at Heritage…more

1 Night, 1 Round at Honey Run Package

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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1 Round of Golf at Honey Run Golf Course At Inn at Heritage Hills with a breakfast…more

1 Night, 1 Round at Royal Manchester Package:

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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1 Round of Golf at Royal Manchester Golf Links At Inn at Heritage Hills with a breakfast…more

Sunday/Monday Madness Package

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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1 Night Accommodations (Sunday night) 2 Rounds of Golf at either Heitage Hills Golf…more

Par Three 3 Nights, 5 Rounds Package

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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3 Nights Accommodations (weekdays) Afternoon round at Honey Run Golf Course Morning…more

Long Drive Five, 5 Nights, 6 Rounds Package

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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5 Nights Accommodations (weekdays) Afternoon round at Honey Run Golf Course Morning…more

Weekend Escape, 2 Nights, 3 Rounds Package

Genesis Golf Trips - Capital Region
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2 Nights Accommodations (weekend) Mid-day round at Royal Manchester Golf Links (time…more

Pamper Your Pets Package

Wyndham Garden York
Always
Does your cat or dog need a break from the everyday grind of sleeping and playing? Bring…more

Pet-Friendly Getaway Package

Jackson House Bed and Breakfast
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Good anytime and perfect location for walks as we are right on the rail trail! Two…more

Romantic Getaway Package

Best Western Westgate Inn
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Rekindle the romance in your life with a Best Western Romantic Getaway Package. Designed…more

Romantic Getaway

Jackson House Bed and Breakfast
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Romance resides in beautiful southern York County! 2-Night Stay at the fabulous…more

Pampering Weekend Getaway

Red Lion Bed & Breakfast
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1-Night Stay at the Red Lion Bed & Breakfast Massage for 2 High Tea for 2 Shopping at…more

Romantic Getaway

Red Lion Bed & Breakfast
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1-Night Stay at the Red Lion Bed & Breakfast (your choice of any room for two) Single…more

Romantic Getaway Package II

Best Western Westgate Inn
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Rekindle the romance in your life with a Best Western Romantic Getaway Package. Designed…more

Honeymoon Package

Wingate Hotel
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1 night stay bottle of champagne in room upon arrival chocolates $40 gift card to…more

Romantic Package

Wingate Hotel
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1 night stay Bottle of wine in room upon arrival Two wine glasses Late Check Out…more

Romance Package

The Yorktowne Hotel - A Historic Hotel of America
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Deluxe Room Accommodations for Two Champagne & Chocolate-Covered Strawberries delivered…more

Pop the Cork for a Weekend on the Wine Trail

Jackson House Bed and Breakfast
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Package Includes: Two night stay at the Jackson House B&B Two Souvenir Wine Glasses…more

Wine Trail Package (All Year Round)

Best Western Westgate Inn
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night Map & Directions to Local…more

Wine Trail Package

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night Map & Directions to…more

Wine Trail Getaway

Shrewsbury Hampton by Hilton
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night Bottle of Wine from…more

Mason-Dixon Wine Trail Package

Hampton Inn - York
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Year round • Three day advance reservations required • Stay with Breakfast…more

Wine Trail Escape

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - York
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night Bottle of Wine from a…more

Wine Trail Getaway Package

Wingate Hotel
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations Bottle of wine from a local…more

Wine Trail Package

The Yorktowne Hotel - A Historic Hotel of America
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations Bottle of wine delivered to your…more

Royal Manchester Golf Package

Hampton Inn - York
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Seasonal based on weather • Three day advance reservations required • Overnight room…more

Snow Tubing

Hampton Inn - York
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Weekends December – February based on weather • Three day advance reservations required…more

Romantic Getaways

Hampton Inn - York
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Year round • Three day advance reservations required • Stay with Breakfast includes •…more

Sweetheart Package

Comfort Inn - New Cumberland
Always
Get a bottle of wine (Choice of Red or White) and a box of chocolates added to a Jacuzzi…more

2016 Tour de Tanks Package

Hampton Inn & Suites - York South
3/5/16 – 3/20/16
Our package includes: • King or 2 Queen Room • 2 Tickets to the Tour de Tanks Event -…more

Featured Events

Mason-Dixon Wine Trail
Create your own experience on this multi-state trail.…more

National Watch & Clock Museum

  • 514 Poplar St
  • Columbia, PA 17512
  • Ph: 717-684-8261 Fx: 717-684-0878
  • Visit Website

Discover the Treasures of Time! Beautiful facility, thousands of timepieces, convenient location. Something for everyone.

General Information
  • Admission Cost: Yes
  • Motorcoaches Welcome: Yes
Hours
  • Monday Hours: Peak & Off Peak: Closed
  • Tuesday Hours: Peak: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Off Peak: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday Hours: Peak: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Off Peak: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Thursday Hours: Peak: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Off Peak: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Friday Hours: Peak: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Off Peak: 10 a.m. - 4 p.
  • Saturday Hours: Peak: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Off Peak: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Sunday Hours: Peak: 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Off Peak: Closed
Dining Information
  • Reservations Required: Only for groups of 10 or more
Information
  • Cameras Permitted: Yes
  • Type of Tour: Self Guided
  • Tour Length: 90 minutes
Amenities
  • Heritage Attraction Museums:
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Museum Keeps Track of Time

The National Watch and Clock Museum welcomes a special exhibit—one that doesn’t have faces or dials and by itself does not tell time. But ... more

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A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Tea

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! The National Watch and Clock Museum invites you to another of its Once Upon a Time Teas on Saturday, March 12, at ... more

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Mary Poppins Tea

A "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" tea party at the center of time. Tea includes assorted sweets, scones, tea or hot chocolate, a visit... more

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Make and Take

Children of all ages will enjoy creating their own working clock to take home during our annual Make and Take at the Museum. Drop by the Museum betwee... more

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Hops 'N' Clocks

It’s time to sip on some hops and check out the clocks! The National Watch and Clock Museum will hold its ninth annual beer-tasting event, Hops ... more

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Clocktoberfest

In conjunction with Smithsonian Magazine’s Free Museum Day, the National Watch & Clock Museum is hosting its second annual Cloktoberfest! Th... more

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Homeschool Day

Annual homeschool day at the National Watch & Clock Museum with special activity stations for homeschool families. more

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Time Travelers Dance

On this Daylight Saving Time weekend, travel back in time and dress and dance to the music of the 80s. Event features music of the decade, hors d'oeuv... more

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New Year's at Noon

Young children and their families are invited to welcome the new year during the second annual “Noon Year’s Eve” celebration. This f... more