The Best Sundials For Your Garden – 2019

Sundials are a great way to tell the time of the day by the position of the sun. They can bring a uniqueness to any yard. They are artistically crafted and will last a long time.

A sundial can be read by anyone. They are a fun way to help children learn how to tell time without having to look at a watch.

Below are 5 of the most popular sundials on the market:

#1 - Rome RM2308 Brass Sundial "Grow Old With Me"

Rome RM2308 Brass Sundial 'Grow Old With Me'

This Rome Brass Sundial is functional. It is made out of a thick brass casting with a polished brass finish and brass gnomon.​

It features the words “Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be” on the top.​

The centerpiece of this piece symbolizes everlasting love. So, it is a nice gift to give the one that you love.

The Rome RM2308 Brass Sundial “Grow Old With Me” isn’t difficult to assemble and the price is very reasonable.​

If you want to mount it on a base, you will need to buy one separately.

This product would look good inside or outside and would look nice with any stand, which is why it is number 1 on our list.

Rome RM2308 Brass Sundial "Grow Old With Me"
  • Functional brass sundial with a polished brass finish
  • Solid, thick brass casting with a polished brass gnomon
  • Robert Browning's poem, "Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be" is probably the most loved quotation used as a motto on sundials

#2 - Iron Armillary Sundial with Arrow

This item is has a lovely rust-colored finish.​

It is a great piece of workmanship and is finely detailed.​

This sundial can withstand any weather that may come its way.

The Iron Armillary Sundial with Arrow is a great outdoor decoration. 

GSM Iron Armillary Sundial with Arrow

It's quite a solid piece, weighing in at 7lb.

In case you're buying a pedestal to mount this sundial on, the base of the sundial is approximately 9" in diameter, so make sure it will fit.

GSM Iron Armillary Sundial with Arrow
  • Measures 14"H x 14"L x 9"W
  • Heavy piece made of iron
  • Finished in our popular rust finish

#3 - Dia Sol Sun Dial

Best Selling Dia Sol Sun Dial, Antique Copper Finish

This piece of art is one of the best selling items. The Dia Sol Sun Dial can be placed anywhere you like in your yard.

It is a wonderful conversation piece.

One thing you may be talking about is the motto on its face.

It is made with a copper finish and has a antique feel to it. 

Putting it together is a piece of cake. It only takes a few minutes to do.​

This sundial comes with it's own base, to save you buying one separately.

Best Selling Dia Sol Sun Dial, Antique Copper Finish
  • Working sun dial
  • A great conversation piece for a garden near a pool or backyard porch
  • Detailed finish creates genuine-looking antique appearance

#4 - Rome B65 Tree Trunk Sundial Pedestal Base

Please note - this is a pedestal base only, and doesn't come with a sundial

The base was designed so that you can choose from a wide selection of Rome Sun Dials.

It is has a hand painted finish.

Rome B65 Tree Trunk Sundial Pedestal Base, Cast Iron with Painted Finish, 16-Inch Height

The pedestal is heavy and beautifully detailed.​

The Rome B65 Tree Trunk Sundial Pedestal Base is a great buy and it would look great where ever you put it.

Rome B65 Tree Trunk Sundial Pedestal Base, Cast Iron with Painted Finish, 16-Inch Height
  • Sundial pedestal base designed for a wide range of Rome sundials
  • Made from cast iron with painted antique finish
  • 16" overall height

#5 - Reyes Cast Aluminum Copper Sun Dial

Christopher Knight Home Dia Sol Gold-Finished Cast Aluminum Copper Sun Dial, Copper

The Reyes Cast Aluminum Copper Sun Dial is the perfect product for a yard.​

It features a gold base with a copper finish that makes it look antique (though it's actually made of aluminum).

It tells time by casting a shadow on the Roman numeral that is appropriate for the time of day.

The motto reads "Be true to each other as this dial is to the sun."

This sundial is easy to assemble, and should give you years of pleasure.

Christopher Knight Home Dia Sol Gold-Finished Cast Aluminum Copper Sun Dial, Copper
  • 13. 75" D x 13. 75" W x 30. 70" H
  • Garden sundial constructed from cast aluminum
  • Antique gold color will coordinate with your existing outdoor decor

Do you own any of the sundials mentioned here? Did you choose a different one? Let us know in the comments!