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If you have ever wanted not only an attractive addition to your garden décor but also a fascinating study in history, consider adding a sun dial to your garden. Sun dials, until the end of the 19th century were used to capture the time unlike today, where we all live by watches, digital clocks and computers. To read a sundial accurately, you must place it so that it points directly to the north celestial pole. This can become not only a beautification for your lawn or garden, but also a interesting conversation piece as well.