National Museum Of Singapore

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +65-63323659
  • Ticket Price: 6 SGD
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Historical Site, Family And Kids

About National Museum Of Singapore, Singapore

This museum depicts the past and the present of Singapore. The structure of the building itself is commendable with an elegant neo-classical appearance. The museum hosts exhibitions the displays important historic and cultural collections of artifacts. The historic information digs a 700 year old era of the city. The museum is impressive, informative, and interesting. There are restaurants and cafes here too. The National Museum of Singapore is there a recommended visit when in Singapore.

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National Museum Of Singapore Ticket Prices

  • Adults: Singapore Dollar6
  • Student (tourist with valid student pass): Singapore Dollar3
  • Admission to the Museum building is free for the people of Singapore.
  • Charges are applicable to the galleries and selected exhibitions and programmes.

National Museum Of Singapore Opening and Closing Hours

  • Last admission: 5.30 pm

Singapore Living Galleries :

  • Daily, 10am – 8pm
  • Free admission from 6pm – 8pm
  • Last admission at 7.30pm

How To reach National Museum Of Singapore by Public Transport

  • Bus:7, 14, 14e, 16, 36, 77, 106, 111, 124, 128, 131, and 147

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Things to Know Before Visiting National Museum Of Singapore

  • 31.14% of people who visit Singapore include National Museum Of Singapore in their plan

  • 56.95% of people start their National Museum Of Singapore visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see National Museum Of Singapore

Monday, Thursday and Friday

79.79% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting National Museum Of Singapore

People normally club together Legoland Malaysia and State Secretariat Building while planning their visit to National Museum Of Singapore.

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  • The best museum I've ever been too. It is beautiful and so artistically done!! There are multiple galleries as a part of the museum, each one having a beautiful theme. One could easily spend 5 to 7 hours exploring everything the museum has to offer. Lot of voice recordings and a few video recordings are present. I personally loved the history of Singapore. Wish I could have spent more time here

  • Singapore’s oldest museum is a progressive showcase of the country’s history and culture. If you have time to visit only one place to learn about the history and culture of Singapore, this is probably it. The National Museum of Singapore tells you the intriguing story of this country in a manner that is both fun and rewarding. With its history dating back to 1887, the National Museum is the nation’s oldest, and one of the city’s architectural icons. Its permanent offerings, the Singapore History and Living Galleries, piece together the past and present in a compelling narrative.

  • Cool museum with lots of exhibitions and rooms. Multiple exhibitions are always put up here with wide range of variety. Art schools often go here if they were to conduct a field trip because it's one of the best museum in Singapore. Inside level 1 there's a small souvenir shop that sells Singapore unique knick-knacks, also some interesting "book vending machine". The staffs are also really helpful when you ask for directions(since the museum is really big and you will eventually be lost). I have been here multiple times and has never gotten bored of it.

  • The museum was very educational and presented the history of Singapore in an excellent way. There was a very good balance between visual elements, audio and interactive features which made the 2.5 hours I spent there fly by. I learned a tremendous amount and would gladly go back next time I'm in Singapore! I did not go on a tour (although I have been told by a friend that it's very worthwhile) but I did not feel like I was missing out on any part of the experience by walking around on my own. Adults $15, students and 60+ $10 admission.

  • Only saw the history parts of the museum but it was worth the time. Gives much better insight into the occupation and formation of Singapore. Was slightly disappointed that both the main and rotating exhibit only touched on the battle of Singapore but was impressed at how the main exhibit starts well before colonization up into the modern day. The museum itself has wonderful architecture and is well curated.

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