Muenster, Texas: Fischer's Meat Market GlockenspielThe large, musical clock features seven animated, rotating characters, from a sausage man to a king.
- 304 N. Main St., Muenster, TX
- From Dallas: I35N to Gainesville, West on HWY82, 14 miles to Muenster, North on Main Street (FM373).
Visitor Tips and News About Fischer's Meat Market Glockenspiel
The Glockenspiel is broken. When a cashier in the store was asked about it, we were told "This is a grocery store, not a clock store."[C.J. Mason, 09/22/2009]
The cashier must've been having a bad day (as we all sometimes do). When last we checked -- May 2012 -- the Glockenspiel was working fine.
This attraction is the only one like it in Texas, and thought to be one of only three glockenspiels in the United States. I grew up in Muenster, Texas. This glockenspiel represents the kind-hearted, hard working attitude of Fischer's Meat Market and the beautiful German-oriented town of Muenster.
Fischer's Glockenspiel hourly plays traditional German celebration music and features seven animated, rotating characters, from a sausage man to a king.[Reenie Stelzer Rousseau, 08/31/2008]