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Buy a Cuckoo Clock Online

Updated on June 07, 2012

When you are looking to buy that special present for someone, remember the cuckoo clock.

A cuckoo clock makes a great conversation piece as well as being an attractive and useful ornament. When that little cuckoo pops out, heads turn to look at it.

However, it need not disturb you through the night, as modern clock makers have included a timer to give you the ability to reset your cuckoo clock to not chime during whatever hours you choose.

Modern cuckoo clocks are great to look at, and Amazon have a terrific selection of cuckoo clocks for you to choose from, whether it as a gift to someone else, or a gift to yourself that you would want to keep and pass down through the family.

I think most of us have memories of someone close to us owning a cuckoo clock. In my case, it was my grandmother. I used to love that clock and learned to count by counting the number of cuckoos chimed out each hour. A great way for a child to learn, not only the time, but how to count.

Cuckoo clocks nowadays are collectors items and out-with many of our budgets, but we can buy a nice new cuckoo clock, fitted with all the latest technology, at a fraction of the price of an antique cuckoo clock.

The River City Clocks Quartz Novelty Clock - German Chalet with Bird & Well would look wonderful in any home.

Made in the Black Forest area of Germany where cuckoo clocks have always traditionally been made, this clock would grace any wall.

Featuring a man and woman swinging back and forth on a pendulum swing, and a little blue bird that pops in and out, this quartz-powered clock comes with a 2 year warranty.

River City Clocks Quartz Novelty Cuckoo Clock - German Chalet with Bird & Well
River City Clocks Quartz Novelty Cuckoo Clock - German Chalet with Bird & Well

The River City Clocks Quartz Novelty Clock - Five Leaves & One Bird with Moving Blue Bird is absolutely gorgeous.

This hand-crafted in Germany wooden cuckoo clock features a maple leaf design with a bird at the peak of the roof. The little blue bird moves but there is no popping out bird and cuckoo sound.

Powered by accurate quartz movement, the River City Cuckoo Clock has fake pendulums to make it look like the original cuckoo clock.

I think this is an especially beautiful piece which would make a fantastic gift for someone.

River City Clocks Quartz Novelty Cuckoo Clock - Five Leaves & One Bird with Moving Blue Bird
River City Clocks Quartz Novelty Cuckoo Clock - Five Leaves & One Bird with Moving Blue Bird

The Battery Operated Clock with Standing Deer is very reasonably priced for such an attractive timepiece.

Battery operated (requires one AA battery), this cuckoo clock has been made in the Black Forest area of Germany and carried a 1 year warranty.

Battery Operated Cuckoo Clock with Standing Deer
Battery Operated Cuckoo Clock with Standing Deer

The River City Clocks One Day Musical Cuckoo Clock with Woodchopper Chopping Wood and Animated Chimney Sweeper is a magnificent and intricately designed cuckoo clock.

This is a wind-up pendulum swing action German hand-crafted cuckoo clock, and features a pop-up chimney sweeper as well as a wood-chopper chopping wood.

The cuckoo sounds can be shut off at nighttime. The casing made of an attractive alder wood.

This is absolutely beautiful timepiece which will last for generations.

River City Clocks One Day Musical Cuckoo Clock with Woodchopper Chopping Wood and Animated Chimney Sweeper
River City Clocks One Day Musical Cuckoo Clock with Woodchopper Chopping Wood and Animated Chimney Sweeper

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      Charles Fox 6 years ago from United Kingdom

      Well you have the cuckoo clock business sewn up I think.

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      IzzyM 6 years ago from UK

      I've gone cuckoo already so cuckoo clocks are right up my street!

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      Tony 6 years ago from At the Gemba

      Such a variety of cuckoo clocks available to but online.

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      IzzyM 6 years ago from UK

      This is very true - there is a great selection :) We are spoilt for choice!

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      L M Reid 6 years ago from Ireland

      There certainly is a great variety of Cuckoo clocks to chosse from these days. They look wonderful too. I like the idea of turning off the cuckoo at night. Ah sure the poor cuckoo needs its beauty sleep too. lol

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      IzzyM 6 years ago from UK

      Of course, the poor wee thing can't be expected to work around the clock in these days of equality!

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      ofek 6 years ago

      Very nice hub, those clocks are very designable.

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