This year-end holiday, see our galleries through a different lens with our creative workshops, mesmerising performances and new Early Learning Resources. Plus, find out more about the various monuments and heritage buildings in Singapore with Gran’s Short Stories and our drop-in craft station, and be inspired to embark on a holiday adventure right here in Singapore!
Babes in the Forest by The Kueh Tutus
10.15am & 2.30pm (45 min per session) | Glass Rotunda, Level 2 | $8 per parent-child pair | Age 1+
Babes in the Forest invites toddlers and their parents to an immersive experience at the Story of the Forest multimedia installation. Watch as talented dancers make the plants come alive in a cycle of growth and decay that keeps the forest going!
Sensory Playdate by Home Play Singapore
10.30am & 4pm (1.5 hrs per session) | Goh Seng Choo Gallery & Glass Atrium, Level 2 | $20 per child | Age 1.5 – 8
Join us for a fun family bonding session through sensory play at our new Magic & Menace exhibition!
Toymakers: Make Your Own Wind-Up Space Shuttle by Amazing Art Shuttle
3.30pm (1 hr) | Growing Up Gallery, Level 2 | $10 per parent-child pair | Age 4 – 8
Take a trip back in time with your young ones to explore popular children’s games of the 1960s! Join us for an interactive tour of the Growing Up gallery, followed by a craft activity using everyday objects to create and design your very own wind-up toy!
Gran’s Short Stories
3pm – 3.30pm | Glass Atrium, Level 2 | Free | Age 4 – 7
Be enthralled as a professional storyteller brings to life A Narrow Escape – a time-travelling adventure story set against Singapore’s National Monuments.
Drop-in Craft Activity – Pop-Up Monuments
10.30am – 5pm | Glass Atrium, Level 2 | Free | Age 4+
Join us at this colouring activity and learn about some lesser-known heritage buildings in Singapore, such as the Tan Teng Niah House and Masjid Abdul Gaffoor.
2.30pm – 3pm | The Platform, Level 2 | Free
Come listen to aspiring musicians perform popular Singapore songs and original compositions on our red Steinway piano!
Moving Memories Art Installation and Activity Sheet for Families and Friends
1pm – 5pm | Gallery10, Level 1 | Free
Catch our special exhibition Moving Memories, which features a selection of Yip Yew Chong’s life-sized murals. These murals seek to express the romance of “places and moments… that blend sights, sounds, smell and taste”.
Family Fun at the National Museum: Holiday Adventures
Start date: 15/12/18 0:00
End date: 15/12/18 23:59