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A Lighter Side of History: From Kampong and Cemetery to a Housing Estate: Tracing Bishan’s Transformation through the Years by Lee Kok Leong

Singapore Heritage Festival Bishan Transformation-

Venue

National Museum of Singapore
93 Stamford Road
Singapore 178897
Phone:
6332 3659

Most of the Bishan housing estate sits on what used to be Peck San Theng, a Cantonese cemetery, and Kampong San Teng, a village.

Join Lee Kok Leong – a passionate museum volunteer, curator of Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital Heritage Gallery and Kwong Wai Siew Peck San Theng Heritage Centre – as he shares the story of Bishan’s transformation over the years, beginning with the history of the cemetery, the communities which resided in the village and what the tombstones reveal about the culture, traditions and professions of these communities.

This programme will be conducted in Mandarin.

Venue: National Museum of Singapore, The Salon, Level 1

Free admission with registration. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis at the following link:
https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/a-lighter-side-of-history-from-kampong-and-cemetery-to-a-housing-estate-tracing-bishans-tickets-33576054884

 

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Hua Language Centre's June 2018 Holiday Mandarin Camps

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