The 2013 NAWCC Ward Francillon Time Symposium and Special Exhibition of Spectacular Clocks, Watches, and Sundials
by The Pre-Eminent Master
Thomas Tompion (1639–1713)

California Institute of Technology Pasadena, California

7-9 November 2013

The Bisno Schall Gallery, Santa Barbara Courthouse

Symposium attendees are invited to a unique opportunity to enjoy Santa Barbara and its spectacular courthouse, including an original 1929 Seth Thomas tower clock, recently restored.

This one-day outing has been especially planned for Symposium attendees and includes:

  • A visit to the Santa Barbara Courthouse with tours provided if desired
  • A special tour of the Bisno Schall Clock Gallery displaying the 1929 Seth Thomas tower clock and a spectacular, 68-foot-long mural depicting the history of timekeeping from ancient times to 1929
  • "Three Faces of Clockwork - Rivalry, Representation and Restoration" by noted speakers
  • A gourmet dinner at a sophisticated Greek restaurant in the heart of Spanish Santa Barbara
  • Time to explore the beautiful village of Santa Barbara
  • Breathtaking views of the city from the courthouse tower
  • Bus transportation to and from Pasadena if desired

See more of the courthouse, the Bisno Schall Clock Gallery, and the clock restoration project.

Reserve your place on this once-in-a-lifetime tour. Don’t delay – space is limited to 100 people for this tour. TOUR REGISTRATION

Questions? Send an email to David Bisno, Santa Barbara Tour Coordinator.