Free Things to do on a Sunday
Free Things to do on a Sunday
Free Things to do at Marina Bay
Free Things to do at Marina Bay
Generation M: The Music Made Us

Generation M: The Music Made Us

They put the ‘M’ in Gen M—not millennials but musicians! Generation M explores the inner workings of six personalities as they share stories and memories, from their earliest brushes with music to the influences that shaped their sound. Thursday, 15 April  … Continue reading

Free things to do in Sentosa

Free things to do in Sentosa

Sentosa is a sunny island in Singapore, home to exciting events, themed attractions, award-winning spas, lush rainforests, golden sandy beaches, and resort-style hotels. Enjoy a list of free things you can do in Sentosa. Chill at Siloso Beach Get into … Continue reading

Free Museums in Singapore

Free Museums in Singapore

Singapore offers a variety of (national) museums, heritage institutions & galleries. All About City brought together a comprehensive list of art spaces, which are considered a must-visit for locals, ex-pats & visitors in town! Free For Public Artisan’s Garden The … Continue reading

Tourism Calender in Singapore

Tourism Calender in Singapore

A complete guide to Festivals & Events in Singapore, including all links for more information and sorted by month they usually take place. Due to covid-19, 2021 is gonna be a bit different, so please make sure to always check … Continue reading

Visual Arts at Esplanade

Visual Arts at Esplanade

Across four exhibitions situated around Esplanade, discover the works of Singaporean artists Ho Ho Ying, Yeo Shih Yun and Fiona Seow alongside Indonesian artist Mulyana. These exhibitions are undergirded by the artists’ explorations of mediums and materiality, intersecting transmedia exchanges … Continue reading

SINGAPO人: Discovering Chinese Singapore Culture

SINGAPO人: Discovering Chinese Singapore Culture

Chinese culture in Singapore has evolved in a way unlike other communities around the world. Singapore is a tiny Southeast Asian nation-state located in a region with many ethnic groups, of which the Chinese comprise only a small percentage of … Continue reading

Mythology: The Remix

Mythology: The Remix

You’ve heard the stories, and you know the characters. Now imagine. Ongoing until 31 July 2021 | 9 am – 6 pm | Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre | Free Admission Does Yue Lao the God of Marriage and Love, govern … Continue reading

Tuesday at Esplanade

Tuesday at Esplanade

Eve and the Lost Ghost Family Tan Yuting, Felix Cheong, Christina Thé , and Charity Kiew  (Singapore) Monday & Tuesday | 22 & 23 March 2021 | 6.45 pm & 8 pm | 30mins | Esplanade Concourse | Free Admission A ghost family that finds … Continue reading

Complimentary Guided Tours

Complimentary Guided Tours

Our museum team and trained volunteers will lead interactive tours that support the engagement and understanding of the show throughout the months of September till January. Every Wednesday and Saturday, Ongoing until 29 December 2021 | 3 pm | The … Continue reading

Fort Siloso Day Tour

Fort Siloso Day Tour

Every Saturday | 3 pm – 4.30 pm | Fort Siloso Skywalk Lobby | Free Admission Built-in the late 19th century as an important installation for protecting our coastline, Fort Siloso is now home to a wealth of WWII memorabilia, … Continue reading

ACM Monday Specials

ACM Monday Specials

Open To All!  Monday Special Tours Mondays don’t have to be blue unless we are talking about kingfisher feathers, cobalt, and indigo dye! Every First of Monday, from 1 February – 6 December 2021 | 1 pm | Asian Civilisations … Continue reading

The AWA’s Listen Ladies

The AWA’s Listen Ladies

Virus Stress? Listen Ladies are Listening Is the situation with Covid-19 getting you down? Are you stressed out from being cooped up at home with all the usual fun events and travel being cancelled? Every Thursday | Free Admission You’re … Continue reading

The AWA International Choir

The AWA International Choir

International Choir at Home Currently, we are not able to practice in person together, as per the Ministry of Health Rules. Every Wednesday | 10 am – 12 pm |  Home practice – Online | Free Admission  We continue to … Continue reading

OUTBOUND

OUTBOUND

OUTBOUND is a new initiative that reimagines transitional spaces and key entrances at the Gallery Through a series of unique artwork commissions, developed in collaboration with leading artists from around the world. Ongoing (All Day) | National Gallery Singapore @Various … Continue reading

Guided Highlight Tours at Malay Heritage Centre

Guided Highlight Tours at Malay Heritage Centre

The Malay Heritage Centre showcases the history, culture and contributions of the Malay community within the context of Singapore’s history and multi-cultural society. The six permanent galleries are home to a collection of interesting artefacts that support its focus on … Continue reading

French Guided Tour at ACM

French Guided Tour at ACM

Asian Civilisations Museum focuses on the historical connections between Asian cultures and explores art that blends these different ideas, different religions, languages, and creative forms. French guided tour, 3rd Thursday every month | 11 am |  30 – 45 min | … Continue reading

Art & History Tour at Gillman Barracks

Art & History Tour at Gillman Barracks

Uncover exciting contemporary art whilst getting an introduction to the history of Gillman Barracks. An opportunity to appreciate artworks by established and emerging local and international artists, learn about their practices, techniques, and what inspires them. This tour will visit … Continue reading

Tour at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

Tour at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

The Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall, also known as Wan Qing Yuan, reopened to the general public on October 10, 2011, after undergoing a year’s renovation under the National Heritage Board. This reopening coincides with the centennial anniversary of … Continue reading

Urang Banjar: Heritage and Culture of the Banjar in Singapore

Urang Banjar: Heritage and Culture of the Banjar in Singapore

Urang Banjar: Heritage and Culture of the Banjar in Singapore is the fifth installment in MHC’s ‘Se-Nusantara’ series of community co-curated exhibitions and programs on the ethnic-cultural and diversity of the Malay community in Singapore. This year, the exhibition focuses … Continue reading

Red Dot Marina Bay Art And Design Guide

Red Dot Marina Bay Art And Design Guide

Marina Bay Art & Design Guide Singapore’s Marina Bay waterfront is surrounded by attractions and best explored on foot or by bicycle. Red Dot Marina Bay Art & Design Guide lists the best attractions noteworthy for their art and design … Continue reading

Public Art at Esplanade

Public Art at Esplanade

By presenting both permanent and site-specific contemporary visual arts in the public spaces around Esplanade, we consciously engineer opportunities for visitors to experience such works as they are walking to and through the center. These artworks complement the main festivals … Continue reading

International Days at Science Centre Singapore

International Days at Science Centre Singapore

Raise Awareness, Inspire Solutions Science Centre Singapore is committed to promoting interest, learning, and creativity in science and technology through an imaginative and enjoyable experience. Various Dates | Online The International Days at Science Centre Singapore is a new initiative … Continue reading

Visual Notes: Actions and Imaginings

Visual Notes: Actions and Imaginings

For the second phase of Visual Notes: Actions and Imaginings, the prep-room project sees a continued examination of modern/contemporary artist Jimmy Ong’s practice, delving into the liquid identities the artist and his constructed personas inhabit. Daily until 26 June 2021 | Free admission | NUS … Continue reading

Wishful Images: When Microhistories Take Form

Wishful Images: When Microhistories Take Form

Wishful Images: When Microhistories Take Form explores the impact of contemporary geopolitical realities recapitulated under the Asian Cold War through a re-historicization of the past into the present. Daily until 25 December 2021 | Free Entry | NUS Museum Together … Continue reading

tropics, a many (con)sequence

tropics, a many (con)sequence

tropics, a many (con)sequence locates Kent Chan’s film Seni as the exhibition’s locus, inquiring on the tropical imaginary that continues to frame aesthetics and artistic identities.  Ongoing until, 26 June 2021 | Free with registration | NUS Museum Converging on cinematic languages and … Continue reading

Home Truly

Home Truly

Home, Truly: Growing Up with Singapore, 1950s to the Present The National Museum of Singapore presents Home, Truly: Growing Up With Singapore, the 1950s to the Present in collaboration with The Straits Times, as part of the newspaper’s 175th anniversary. … Continue reading

The Learning Forest

The Learning Forest

The Learning Forest is located in the new Tyersall-Gallop Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens. It is designed to integrate with the existing 6-hectare Rain Forest to form an enlarged forest habitat. The Learning Forest features a network of boardwalks … Continue reading

Singapore Botanic Gardens Seed Bank

Singapore Botanic Gardens Seed Bank

Opened on 13 July 2019, the Singapore Botanic Gardens Seed Bank is a conservation, research and education facility in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, that focuses on conserving plant species by preserving the seeds and germplasm of plants in Southeast Asia. … Continue reading

SBG Heritage Museum

SBG Heritage Museum

The 240sqm SBG Heritage Museum is located in Holttum Hall, which is next to Botany Centre in the Tanglin Core of the Gardens. Built in 1921 to serve as the Director of the Gardens’ office and laboratory, the two-storey building … Continue reading

CDL Green Gallery

CDL Green Gallery

Developed and donated by CDL, the 314sqm CDL Green Gallery is a new eco-friendly building sited on Holttum Lawn. It is conceptualized as an extension of the Heritage Museum and will feature botanical- or greening-related exhibits that will be changed … Continue reading

Singapore, Very Old Tree

Singapore, Very Old Tree

Ageing gracefully through decades, trees create a sense of collective identity across generations. Against our changing landscape of modern skyscrapers and high-rise buildings, they stand steadfast as living memoirs of Singapore’s shared heritage. Ongoing Daily | 10 am – 7 … Continue reading

Singapore History Gallery

Singapore History Gallery

The Singapore History Gallery’s updated narrative charts the development of the island as it was known through the years as Singapura, a Crown Colony, Syonan-To, and finally, Singapore. Ongoing | Daily from 10 am – 7 pm | Free admission … Continue reading

Memories of Two Cities

Memories of Two Cities

Singapore has a long history that dates back more than 700 years ago. After the founding of a British trading post on the island in 1819, Singapore developed into a thriving entrepot characterised by cultural diversity. The Singapore component of … Continue reading

The News Gallery: Beyond Headlines

The News Gallery: Beyond Headlines

Explore the fascinating yet bewildering world of news media at our permanent exhibition The News Gallery: Beyond Headlines. Discover stories of Singapore newspapers in the National Library’s collection dating from the 1820s and learn about significant episodes from Singapore’s history … Continue reading

Diver(sea)ty

Diver(sea)ty

In his practice, the works of Mulyana are driven by global and environmental crises, articulating his concerns with daily life and current issues. Friday – Sunday | 11 December 2020 – 2 May 2021 | All-day | Esplanade Concourse | … Continue reading

An Old New World: Digital Edition

An Old New World: Digital Edition

The exhibition offers two modes of navigation – guided and self-exploratory. In the former, you will be taken on a specially curated exploration of featured artefacts and the surrounding showcases while listening to narrations by Curators Daniel Tham and Iskander … Continue reading

Moving Memories

Moving Memories

Moving Memories, 2017 Presented by the National Museum of Singapore Moving Memories presents seven of Yip Yew Chong’s life-sized murals which seek to express the romance of “places and moments… that blend sights, sounds, smell and tastes”. Ongoing | 10 am … Continue reading

‘Sub/merged’ by Finbarr Fallon

‘Sub/merged’ by Finbarr Fallon

SAM Hoarding Commission: ‘Sub/merged’ by Finbarr Fallon In Sub/merged, artist Finbarr Fallon responds to the site of Singapore Art Museum, located in Singapore’s Bras Basah.Bugis Precinct. He draws inspiration from the history of the area to imagine a subterranean city of … Continue reading

An Unnatural History at Singapore Art Museum

An Unnatural History at Singapore Art Museum

The Singapore Art Museum at 8Q resides in the former Catholic High School. This site-specific mural draws on imagination and heritage to question the histories surrounding the area, and reflect on the museum’s role as a re-teller of official narratives. … Continue reading

Guided Tours Every Saturday at Botanic Garden

Guided Tours Every Saturday at Botanic Garden

Our volunteers conduct different tours each weekend (held on Saturdays, except on the 5th Saturday of the month). These walking tours are free so pick one and bring your family and friends for a fun and educational day out! Please … Continue reading

Churches in Singapore

Churches in Singapore

Armenian Church Singapore The Armenian Apostolic Church of St. Gregory the Illuminator is the first Christian church built in Singapore in 1835.  Designed by Irish architect, George D. Coleman, it is considered as one of his masterpieces. 60 Hill St, … Continue reading

Mosques in Singapore

Mosques in Singapore

Masjid Jamae (Chulia Masque) As early as 1826, Jamae Mosque has already existed, a testimony to the large number of Tamil Muslims in Chinatown. 218, South Bridge Road, Singapore 058767 Website | Email Masjid Sultan Masjid sultan was built in … Continue reading

Synagoges in singapore

Synagoges in singapore

Chesed El Synagogue The Chesed El, means Grace of God, synagogue is one of two synagogues win Singapore. It is located at Oxley Rise in the River Valley Planning Area, within the Central Area of Singapore. 2 Oxley Rise, Singapore … Continue reading

Buddhist Temples in Singapore

Buddhist Temples in Singapore

Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum is a Buddhist temple and museum complex located in the Chinatown district of Singapore. 288 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058840 | Daily from 8 am – 5 … Continue reading

Hindu  Temples in Singapore

Hindu  Temples in Singapore

Ramakrishna Mission Ramakrishna Mission Singapore is a branch of the Ramakrishna Order of India, worldwide spiritual and welfare organization. Like the other branches in Asia-Oceania, North & South America, Europe and Africa, the Center is a self-sustaining unit that looks to … Continue reading

Charity-, Non Profit Organisations & NGOs in Singapore

Charity-, Non Profit Organisations & NGOs in Singapore

Singapore Charity Portal The Charities Unit, also known as the office of the Commissioner of Charities (COC), was set up on 1 July 2006, as part of the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS).  Following the recommendations of the Inter-Ministry … Continue reading

Heritage Roads

Heritage Roads

Arcadia Road Just a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre lies Arcadia Road, a scenic avenue lined with mature Rain trees. Enjoy a calming drive as you navigate through Arcadia Road’s green tunnel. Slow … Continue reading

Places of Worship in Singapore

Places of Worship in Singapore

Churches Armenian Church Singapore The Armenian Apostolic Church of St. Gregory the Illuminator is the first Christian church built in Singapore in 1835.  Designed by Irish architect, George D. Coleman, it is considered as one of his masterpieces. 60 Hill … Continue reading

Baba House

Baba House

Built around 1895, 157 Neil Road is a three-storey townhouse located in Singapore’s historic district of Blair Plain. Once the ancestral home of a Peranakan Chinese family, namely the Wee family, the property was acquired by the National University of … Continue reading

ART RETREAT

ART RETREAT

Founded by Indonesian collector Kwee Swie Teng in 2003, Art Retreat is Singapore ‘s first private museum with a significant collection of modern art by some of the most renowned artists of the region. Situated at the bustling Ubi Industrial … Continue reading

Artisan’s Garden

Artisan’s Garden

The Artisan’s Garden was once the site of the craftsmen’s workshop and living quarters in the 14th century. Craftsmen who enjoyed royal patronage lived and worked here, making fine goods for the residents on this hill. This ancient artisans’ workshop … Continue reading

Wartime Artists of Vietnam: Drawings and Posters from the Ambassador Dato’ N. Parameswaran Collection

Wartime Artists of Vietnam: Drawings and Posters from the Ambassador Dato’ N. Parameswaran Collection

Exhibition until 26 June 2021 @c – Free admission The exhibition takes as its preamble a line from the poem A Soldier Speaks of His Generation (1973): “…our generation has never slept”. Expressing the profundity of war experience and its … Continue reading

Indians in Singapore – Past & Present

Indians in Singapore – Past & Present

Indian Heritage Centre’s permanent galleries (located at levels 4 and 3) feature five themes which are arranged chronologically to span 1st century CE to the 21st century. The galleries present, through artefact and interactive displays, the history of interactions between … Continue reading

Rain Forest Tour at Singapore Botanic Gardens

Rain Forest Tour at Singapore Botanic Gardens

  Discover the enchantment of our tropical rain forest with our volunteer guides in this one-hour tour. Every 2nd Saturday of the month from 9 am – 4 pm @Singapore Botanic Gardens | Free Admission Please register 15 minutes before … Continue reading

Learning Forest Tour

Learning Forest Tour

The Learning Forest features a network of boardwalks and elevated walkways that allow visitors to explore habitats ranging from a freshwater forest wetland to a lowland rainforest. Visitors can learn about freshwater forest wetland ecosystems at the Keppel Discovery Wetlands and walk … Continue reading

Saturdays @ACM

Saturdays @ACM

Every last Saturday of the month at the Asian Civilisations Museum! Admission to the following programmes is free! Saturday, 26 October from 1 pm to 5 pm Welcome Deepavali this year with your very own rangoli – artwork using coloured sand – … Continue reading

Bazaar In the Garden @ Jurong Lake Gardens

Bazaar In the Garden @ Jurong Lake Gardens

Join us at our first-ever gardening and lifestyle market in Jurong Lake Gardens! Be sure to check out the food stalls, plant retailers and local businesses that will be selling organic and vegan products. There will also be fun craft activities suitable … Continue reading

           

FREE FOR SINGAPOREANS & PRS

Voices of Singapore

Voices of Singapore

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
National Museum, Level 2, Voices of Singapore Gallery, 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

The Singaporean identity is inherently plural. In the 1970s, race, culture and language were formalized and enshrined into categories that were at once distinct and discrete. By the mid-1980s, these characterisations were debated and articulated in many different ways by … Continue reading

Growing Up

Growing Up

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
National Galery, Level 2, Growing Up Gallery

The 1950s and 1960s were a tumultuous period of change for Singapore. From self-governance (1959) to its merger with Malaya (1963) and then to independence (1965), it was a time when Singapore was beset with uncertainties and challenges as it … Continue reading

Surviving Syonan

Surviving Syonan

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
National Museum of Singapore, 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

On 15 February 1942, the British surrendered Singapore to the Imperial Japanese Army, marking the start of the darkest chapter in Singapore’s history. This gallery shines the spotlight on how the people of Singapore coped with daily life and responded … Continue reading

Story of the Forest

Story of the Forest

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
National Museum of Singapore, Level 2, Glass Rotunda, 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

Created by the renowned Japanese digital art collective teamLab, Story of the Forest is an immersive installation that transforms 69 drawings from the William Farquhar Collection of Natural History Drawings into three-dimensional animations. The artwork touches on various histories, that … Continue reading

Modern Colony

Modern Colony

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
National Museum of Singapore, 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

Set in a 1920s black-and-white bungalow, this gallery showcases the cosmopolitan nature of Singapore as a British Crown colony in the 1920s and 1930s. With more educational opportunities for girls and the arrival of female immigrants from China in the … Continue reading

Through the Lens of Time

Through the Lens of Time

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
Singapore Discovery Centre @Permanent Exhibits Gallery, 510 Upper Jurong Road Singapore, Singapore 638365

Step into an immersive journey from past to present. Discover new stories and perspectives about Singapore. Daily ongoing until 31 December 2021 | 10 am – 10 pm | Singapore Discover Centre @Permanent Exhibits Gallery | FREE for Singaporeans and … Continue reading

The Rotunda Library & Archive

The Rotunda Library & Archive

January 1, 2021 at 10-00 AM - , ,
National Gallery Singapore @The Rotunda Library & Archive, 1 St. Andrew's Road Singapore, Singapore 178957

About the Rotunda Library & Archive Collection National Gallery Singapore was established in 2015 as a leading visual arts institution overseeing the world’s largest public collection of Singapore and Southeast Asian modern and contemporary art. Guided by its curatorial vision … Continue reading

Georgette Chen: At Home in the World

Georgette Chen: At Home in the World

November 27, 2020 at 10-00 AM - , , ,
National Gallery Singapore, City Hall Wing, Level 4 Gallery, 1 St. Andrew’s Road, Singapore 178957

Uncover the fascinating story of Georgette Chen (1906−1993) Whose exceptional life experiences as a professional female artist living and working around the world shaped her practice and left a lasting legacy in the development of visual arts in Singapore. Ongoing … Continue reading

Free Online Events

Museum From Home
Museum From Home

SAM has joined the global #MuseumFromHome movement. See, read, listen, and explore art and programs from home. Ongoing | Singapore Art Museum Experience Experience SAM’s virtual galleries on Google Arts and Culture. We invite you to see our artworks, visit … Continue reading

Free Virtual Vinyasa Yoga
Free Virtual Vinyasa Yoga

Join our free live 60-minute virtual online yoga class with instructor Mia Velez! Free Yoga Class and Yoga for Beginners online Vinyasa All Level. Every Sunday | 12 am – 1 am | Online Event | Free Admission Join our … Continue reading

Sunday Mornings – Tai Chi Journey
Sunday Mornings – Tai Chi Journey

Begin your Tai Chi journey: An introduction to essential Tai Chi skills Learning even basic Tai Chi skills can promote balance, calmness, and mental focus. Every Sunday | 10 am – 7 pm | Online Event | Free Admission Movement … Continue reading

Children Reading Session Online
Children Reading Session Online

During the session, kids get to learn the fun of reading the books. Each week will have a different Guest to read for the kids. Every Saturday | Various Timing | Online Event | Free Admission Reading books early for … Continue reading

Friday with Friends!
Friday with Friends!

Join us for a series of free Friday evening talks offering fascinating insights into diverse topics. Due to the current restrictions these events are held online via Zoom. Please register for each event individually by using the link provided below. Every … Continue reading

Online Exhibition in Singapore
Online Exhibition in Singapore

Online Exhibition by National Library From the Stacks: Highlights of the National Library Discover early Singapore from a fresh perspective through over 100 highlights from the National Library’s collection of rare publications, manuscripts, documents, maps, photographs and more at this … Continue reading

Get Fit with U Sports – Free bi-monthly online events
Get Fit with U Sports – Free bi-monthly online events

Introducing Get Fit with U Sports where members get access to bi-monthly fitness sessions and on-the-spot advice by our Fitness Professionals. Workout at the comfort of your home and safely during Covid-19. What great about it? It is absolutely FREE! … Continue reading

Virtual Tours – 6 Museums to visit from home!
Virtual Tours – 6 Museums to visit from home!

Buddha Tooth Relic Temple (Click Image for a virtual tour) INLAND REVENUE AUTHORITY OF SINGAPORE GALLERY (IRAS GALLERY) (Click Image for a virtual tour) POLICE HERITAGE CENTRE (Click Image for a virtual tour) ISTANA HERITAGE GALLERY ((Click Image for a … Continue reading

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