Tucked away in a corner of Gardens by the Bay, not far from Marina Bay Sands, is Active Garden, a space for young and elders to stay active. Here’s a look at what you can find at this little-known space along the Waterfront Promenade.
Things to Do at Active Garden, Gardens by the Bay
According to a signboard at Active Garden, the space is dedicated to elders and their families. It is a multi-generational fitness space with an ensemble of outdoor musical instruments and more set amidst a manicured landscape of trees. It is made possible through the support of the Tote Board.
Here are some of the things you can find at the Active Garden, Gardens by the Bay.
Fennel Café at Active Garden
Replenish your energy at Fennel Café at Active Garden. At the moment, this dining outlet is only open on weekends, Saturday and Sunday, from 9 am to 7 pm. You’ll find snacks and pastries at the Active Garden’s Fennel Café. The outdoor seating is pet-friendly too.
The exercise area at Active Garden has equipment for fitness enthusiasts. These include bright orange exercise stations to get active bodies moving and grooving. Equipment here includes a balancing bridge, flat bench and even a recumbent exercise bike that can be used to charge a phone.
Get a detailed walkthrough the various exercise equipment available at Active Garden by watching the video above from Playpoint Singapore.
Want to get together with others of different ages to make some music together. Exercise the mind and play music at the musical playground.
Fruit & Vegetation Cultivation Plot
There is a quiet garden area for edibles with trellises and planters at the rear of Active Garden.
There is a sheltered event space, Waterfront Plaza, at Active Garden.
Just a short distance away from Active Garden is a Sensory Trail with a variety of plants which engage the senses of sight, smell, touch and even sound!
Moon Gate Sculpture
Also close by to the Active Garden is a Moon Gate sculpture which serves as a wonderful frame for a family portrait.