Hubert Herr Cuckoo Clocks are made in Triberg, Germany. The Cuckoo Clocks carry the Quality label and Certificate of Authenticity. The company founded in the beginning of the nineteenth century is now world famous and ships clocks to over sixty countries. All the clocks are made in the traditional fashion using skilled craftsmen and hand carvers. Every piece in the Hubert Herr Cuckoo Clocks are made by hand, thus ensuring the highest standards in quality and appearance.
Hubert Herr Cuckoo Clocks From Germany
Triberg is a small town nestled on the edge of the Black Forest not far from the Swiss border. It’s a beautiful town with magnificent scenery, fresh air and crystal clear water. It’s inhabitants are welcoming and helpful. The accommodation is versatile and you can stay in the town or in one of the beautiful guesthouse set in the surrounding hills in Gremmelsbach and Nussbach. It is unique and can offer you tranquility or a vibrant night life.
The area around Triberg is fantastic for healthy walks and hikes in the Forest. One of the highlights of the area is the beautiful and highest waterfalls in Germany a wonderful feature of Triberg.
Smallest Cuckoo Clocks
Triberg showcases life in Germany in earlier times when tradition was important. The handicrafts industry which was and is an integral part of life in the Black Forest region of Germany. The smallest cuckoo clock in the world is made by hand in the Hubert Herr Cuckoo Clocks factory in this historic town. This is a fully functional clock that is shipped throughout the world.
Cuckoo Clocks Movements Explained
There are two types of movements when it comes to traditional Hubert Herr Cuckoo Clocks. The first one is referred to a one day movement. This means that when the cone and chain is extended it will operate the internal mechanism for twenty four hours. The next one is the eight day movement.This means that when the cone and chain is extended it will operate the internal mechanism for eight full days. Of course you don’t have to wait for the clock to stop. You can extend the time by lowering the cone weights at anytime.
All clock cases, carvings and clock movements in Hubert Herr Cuckoo Clocks are made in the factory in Germany by a master woodcarver.