1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020

Whole Day

Getting here

Online

Admission

Free

WHAT'S ON FOR FAMILIES AND CHILDREN

Enjoy everyday activities from the comfort of your home. Explore, discover, and have fun with trails and videos for everyone. Choose an age group and duration that works best for your child. 

 

LET'S LEARN ABOUT...

 

Let's Learn About photo

 

Every month, look out for a wide range of topics, bite-size fun facts, interactive quizzes, puzzles, videos, and sharing from the museum folks at ACM to help you learn more about our objects. Perfect for children and grown-ups to enjoy together, let's go!

 

TRAILS FOR LITTLE ONES, AGES 5 TO 10

 

trails for little ones

 

 

Download an activity card to use at home or in the ACM galleries. Each card includes Arty facts that help you understand more, as well as enriching activities. There are 6 cards to choose from: Buraq, Crab, Dragon, Elephant, Hanuman, Lion. What's your favourite? Try them all and let us know.

 

 

TRAILS FOR NOT-SO-LITTLE ONES, AGES 10 TO 12

 

trails for not so little ones aged 10 to 12 years old

 

Explore myths and legends of ancient China, India, and Southeast Asia! If you use these from home, go to Roots.sg to learn more about the objects. Search for the name of each object listed in the trail. Download them here: Adventures in China, Adventures in India, Adventures in Southeast Asia

 

 

TRAILS FOR AGES 13 AND ABOVE

 

trails for aged 13 

 

Made especially for Secondary School students, these cards come packed full of background information, questions that inspire reflection, and resources designed to challenge your thinking.

Download them here: Bureau shrine, Dragon Robe, Hanuman, Horse, Lion, Makara, Ox-shaped Vessel, Phoenix, Qilin, Rabbit, Standing Ganesha.

 

 

VIDEOS FOR EVERYONE

 

 

Enjoy short videos about the ACM collection, with insights from our director, curators, and conservators. Get behind-the-scenes info on ACM's special exhibitions and permanent galleries, or delve into traditional artforms such as calligraphy and batik-making. Subscribe to our channel and add videos to your playlist here. Alternatively, check out some of our videos below. 

 

Each video runs approximately 1 to 4 minutes. 

 

Batik-making

 

Gamelan

 

Wayang kulit

 

 
 
  • Family Fun
    Discover ACM from Home

    Continue to discover our amazing collection of Southeast Asian objects while at home. Join Ali, Erica and Raja as they learn more about batik, gamelan, and wayang kulit.

  • Family Fun
    Let's Learn About...

    Let’s Learn About… Chinese Art and Couture! Have a go at colouring, fold an origami dress, make your own wristlet, and watch a video on conserving textiles.

  • Family Fun
    Saturdays@ACM: A Whole New World

    Travel across Asia, and take an adventure to a whole new world through exciting tales and art making.