• A horizontal sundial and ironwork stand
    A horizontal sundial and ironwork stand
  • A freestanding vertical sundial
    A freestanding vertical sundial
  • An armillary sundial and sandstone pillar
    An armillary sundial and sandstone pillar
  • A double sundial in a sculpture garden
    A double sundial in a sculpture garden
  • A sundial commission for a house wall
    A sundial commission for a house wall

Macmillan Hunter Garden Sundials

Macmillan Hunter makes beautiful garden sundials for sale. Each one is built by hand to individual order. A sundial can have personal engraving. It is a wonderful choice of gift for someone who is special.

Our sundials are created by Alastair Hunter in Edinburgh, UK. His designs are modern and reflect his experience in engineering. Alastair has been inspired by the distinctive designs of sundial from Scotland’s history. He offers advice and can restore an old sundial.

A sundial allows for meditation on the fleeting yet eternal nature of time. Reading time on the dial creates a point of stillness amidst the hectic rush of life.

Latest News

Sundial restoration for Saughton public park in Edinburgh

December 14, 2018

Sundial restoration is always interesting. Each case is different. Sometimes the sundial is historic and may need research. An eye for sculpture shapes and architecture is useful. There can be tricky calculations of geometry. The right use of materials and surface patination comes into it. And of course every restoration has to make the sundial […]

Testimonials

Thank you Alastair. It looks superb. Am looking forward to installing it. Kent, England More testimonials