Witness to War: Remembering 1942, 25 pounder field gun, Image Courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore, National Heritage Board

Witness to War: Remembering 1942 – Untold Stories of World War 2

The National Museum of Singapore will be hosting a new exhibition titled Witness to War: Remembering 1942 from 23rd September 2017 to 25th March...
Raffles Statue, Singapore's Civic District

Singapore’s Civic District: Stories Hidden Behind the Facade

The Civic District is the historic heart of Singapore. It was here that Raffles first landed on Singapore’s shores. The buildings and monuments found...
Audience watching a performance of Studio 6

Visiting Caldecott Broadcast Centre During SHF 2017: What to See and Do

Explore Caldecott Broadcast Centre, which until recently was at the centre of Singapore’s radio and television broadcasting industry, as part of Singapore Heritage Festival...
SHF at Caldecott Hill

Singapore Heritage Festival 2017 Highlights for Families

The Singapore Heritage Festival 2017 takes place from 28 April to 14 May 2017. With a monumental number of activities taking place around Singapore,...
Pulau Ubin's Chinese Kampong House: Teck Seng’s Place

Visiting Pulau Ubin’s Chinese Kampong House 363B

Stepping onto Pulau Ubin is akin to stepping into a time travel machine and being instantly transported back to Singapore in the 1970s. But...
Singapore Heritage Festival 2017

Singapore Heritage Festival 2017: Explore Less Well-Known Sides of Singapore

The Singapore Heritage Festival 2017 turns to the less well-known side of Singapore for three weeks from 28 April to 14 May 2017. With over...
Thian Hock Keng Mural, Singapore

Thian Hock Keng Mural: An Immigrant’s Story

On the rear wall of a 177-year-old temple is a 40-metre long painting that tells the story of early Hokkien immigrants to Singapore. The...
National Museum of Singapore’s Tango-enabled Architectural Tours

National Museum of Singapore’s Tango-enabled Architectural Tours: Visual Storytelling

Step back in time with the help of cutting-edge technology from Google at National Museum of Singapore’s Tango-enabled Architectural Tours. From 22 April 2017, the...
Syonan Gallery

Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and its Legacies – An Exhibition at Former Ford...

17 Feb 2017 Update - In a statement issued by Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim, Syonan Gallery: War and Its Legacies will be...
Pillbox, Palawan Beach, Sentosa

World War 2 Sites in Singapore Hidden in Plain Sight

A dark period in Singapore’s history was World War 2. Life was hard during the Japanese Occupation and while that may seem like the distant...
Story of the Forest at National Museum of Singapore's Glass Rotunda

Explore a Digital Forest at the Museum’s Revamped Glass Rotunda from December

Visitors to the National Museum of Singapore will soon be able to wander through a digital forest filled with local flora and native wildlife...
Shaking It With Shakespeare Philatelic Museum Globe Theatre

Shaking It with Shakespeare at the Philatelic Museum

“Knock, knock! Who’s there…” We’ve all told this joke before, but did you know that it is a quote from Shakespeare? While Shakespeare may be more...
Heritage Fest

Singapore Heritage Festival 2016: Celebrate the Past, Look to the Future

Over the next three weekends, celebrate Singapore’s past and look to the future at the Singapore Heritage Festival 2016. This 13th edition of the...
Playground

Labrador Nature Reserve: One Park, Two Worlds

Once a haven for pirates, it has also been a popular seaside getaway and bastion of imperial power at different points in time. Labrador Nature...
Battlebox

The Battlebox: Hidden Tunnels Under the Forbidden Hill

Hidden in secret tunnels, deep under a hill, top military commanders convene in what is now known as The Battlebox to deliberate the fate...
Exhibition

Get Hands-on with Total Defence

Feel the earth shake beneath your feet, evacuate a casualty and meet the people who help make Singapore a more resilient place at the...
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