26 May 2021

All day

Getting here


ACM is a 5-minute walk from Raffles Place MRT Station
(Exit H) 




Museum admission charges apply.

Happy Vesak Day! Discover more about this holiday with these online programmes for the whole family.



Discovery Trail

Discover aspects of Buddhist art in this trail. 

Click here to explore.

1998-00733 Three Scenes  

Audio Clip of Three Scenes from the Life of the Buddha 

Listen to an audio clip and find out more about important stages of the Buddha's life in this sculpted panel. 


Click here to watch.

Recipe Image  

Festive Dish  

Try making a milk rice pudding. This dish symbolises the last meal the Buddha took before his long fast on his journey to enlightenment. 

Click here to try.


Craft Time

Follow the instructions to make a paper lotus. The lotus is a symbol of enlightenment in Buddhism, and is widely used in Buddhist art. 

Click here to download.