Promoting the cooperation between different chronometric organizations in the Netherlands and improving the conservation of the heritage in this field
The collection will exist of antique clocks and pocket watches as well as other chronometric objects like clock repairing tools, literature and restoration archives.
The Dutch foundation of chronometric collections (STCN), which increases and improves knowledge about chronometry, has created the Tijdmuseum (Dutch Time Museum). The STCN is a collaboration between the foundation of museum and archive of chronometry (SMAT) and the foundation of the museum of Dutch timepieces (SMNU) and since November 4th, 2015 the board of the SMAT and the SMNU is formed by the STCN.
‘Boom-Time’ foundation and ‘De Oude Tijdwijzer’ foundation have also joined the Tijdmuseum.