Sunday, May 11, 2008

Timeball Station Lyttelton

Recently restored inside the Timeball station is again open to the public seven days a week.

It was built to signal to the ships navigators the correct time so they could calculate accurately Longitude so they new where they were when they were navigating the world.

Learn the fascinating story of time keeping and navigation. Enjoy the spectacular views of Lyttelton Harbour.

Open seven days 10am to 5 pm.

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