Celebrate Singapore’s 53rd birthday at the National Museum! Come dressed in your best res-and-white outfit and join us for a day of fun programmes inspired by Singapore’s icons, including exhibitions about our history and culture, live music performances and a showcase of short films!
Child-friendly programmes include:
A Live Doodling Activation
Let’s explore the future of play this National Day as we celebrate what unites us. Visitors are encouraged to imagine tomorrow’s playground, and how it continues to bring us together. These scenarios will be drawn by the doodlers on to the canvas.
Embark on a bouncy adventure with interactive inflatable playgrounds that are inspired by iconic mosaic playgrounds of yesteryear! You can also go on an “animal hunt” with our animal springers for more bouncy fun.
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Colouring Competition for Families
Unleash your creativity in this colouring competition that revolves around a Singapore icon. Express tour thoughts of what makes Singapore, what your dreams for Singapore are or what makes Singapore home.
Watch the process of 3D Printing with experts on-site to explain the steps into creating your own 3D model.
Hunt through our galleries for answers on the little known aspects of Singapore. A prize awaits you as you complete this hunt.
Back by popular demand, these special “National Day Balloons” takes balloon sculpting to a whole new level! Grab your own Chilli Crab, Vanda Miss Joaquim and Changi Airport!
Celebrate Singapore’s identity as a foodie paradise – try your hand at creating mini pinatas of local culinary delights such as Kueh Lapis, Ice Kachang and Lopis. Bring home your own glass magnet creation, wearable headgear or postcard inspired by your favourite Singapore icon.
Storytelling Session by Esther Eio
A special treat for the little ones, hear the story of ‘Timmy and Tammy at the Dragon Playground brought to life by Esther.
Gran Short Storiwes by ACE Seniors
Featuring engaging dramatization and interactive hands-on activities, these storytelling sessions are a wonderful introduction to Singapore’s history and heritage, as told through our grandmas’ first-hand experiences!
National Museum National Day Open House 2018
Start date: 9/8/18 10:00
End date: 9/8/18 20:30