The Millennium Clock
This photo of the Millennium Clock was taken at the
Royal Museum in April 2008, three days before the museum
closed for three years of refurbishment.
This view looks across
to the Millennium Clock from the gallery on the first floor of the
museum.. The clock has delivered a spectacular performances
for visitors to the museum, each lasting several minutes.
The large doors behind
the Millennium Clock lead to the eastern part of the Royal Museum,
already closed for refurbishment. The signs painted on these
"Our animals have gone on holiday
while we make them a better home."