Classic Cuckoo Clocks
Buy Cuckoo Clocks That Represent the Best of German Culture and Tradition
You'll be amazed at the intricate design of our classic cuckoo clocks. Whether you're looking for a 1 day running time cuckoo clock
or an 8 day running time clock
, you'll find what you're looking for right here. From the simple to the ornate, you will find a timepiece to suit your style. Check Out Our 8 Day Cuckoo Clock Collection
Cuckoo Clocks That Can't Be Beaten on Quality
We take customer satisfaction seriously — and we have the reviews to prove it. We stake our reputation on the quality and durability of our cuckoo clocks — and our dedication to our customers. Our cuckoo clocks can’t be beaten in quality or design. Contact Us Today to Discuss Your Cuckoo Clock Purchase
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If you need assistance with your cuckoo clock, or if you have a question on what type of cuckoo clock is right for you and your home, as well as contacting us, you can read our Frequently Asked Questions About Cuckoo Clocks
, or our Cuckoo Clock blog
Why should you buy your Cuckoo Clock from Cuckooclocks.com?
The Cuckoo Clock has its origin in the heart of the Black Forest (Germany), having been invented here in Schoenwald in 1737. We manufacture and sell original Cuckoo Clocks, direct from us to you. All our mechanical Cuckoo Clocks are certified by the Black Forest Clock Association (VdS). You receive up to 5 years product warranty on your Cuckoo Clock, we have service stations all over the world. We are partner of the premium clock manufacturers. Our Black Forest Clocks are from August Schwer, Anton Schneider, Rombach & Haas and Trenkle Uhren. Worldwide delivery service: For example, we have customers in USA, Canada, Australia, India, China and Japan
What is a cuckoo clock?
A cuckoo clock is a wooden clock, handmade in Germany with a chalet-style or ornately carved facade. Traditionally it uses precise weights to drive the inner clockwork along, with a “cuckoo” singing its tune to announce the striking of an hour. However, there are many variations of cuckoo clocks, so let’s find out more!
How does a mechanical cuckoo clock work?
The cuckoo clock keeps time by the exact weights hanging on a chain, which turns the internal clockwork. Over time the weights slowly drop until a set time when they are pulled back up to rewind the clock.
How does a quartz cuckoo clock work?
Batteries power the quartz cuckoo clock, so the weights are only for decoration. The battery lasts for approximately one year, making the maintenance of a quartz cuckoo clock
What Is a 1 Day cuckoo clock?One day cuckoo clocks
are hand-wound mechanical cuckoo clocks where the weights take 24 hours to reach the ground. This means you have to wind the clock and pull the weights up daily.
What is an 8 day cuckoo clock?
An 8 day cuckoo clock
is similar, but here, the weights take one week to reach the ground. The weights of an 8 day cuckoo clock need to be wound once a week.
Where Is the cuckoo clock-Factory?
Only one place makes authentic cuckoo clocks, and that’s the Black Forest, Germany. All cuckoo clock factories are in the Black Forest, Germany, around our town, Schoenwald. Why not look around the factory
to get a feel for the historic techniques we are keeping alive?.
What Is the VDS Black Forest Clock Association?
We are a proud member of the VDS Black Forest Clock Association — an organization that certifies authentic cuckoo clocks. Every mechanical cuckoo clock with this certificate is guaranteed to have been manufactured by experts in Germany’s Black Forest region, with the same mechanics and components used 300 years ago.