Free admission to the Plastic: Remaking Our World exhibit from 22–23 June 2024
Story of the Forest will be closed on Friday, 28 Jun 2024 from 4pm to 7pm.
Parts of the National Museum of Singapore are undergoing restoration and upgrading works.
We remain open with exhibitions, programmes as well as dining and retail offerings.
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Filming & Photography

Still photography and videography for private, non-commercial use as a visitor to the Museum is allowed. The use of a flash or tripod is prohibited. All professional filming and photography (both commercial and personal) are only allowed with authorisation from the National Museum of Singapore.

For all filming and photography requests, please note that:

  • Styling, makeup and change of attire is strictly prohibited in all the museum’s public spaces and is only allowed in the basement washrooms of the museum.
  • Filming/photography is not allowed in exhibition galleries, the admin office and outside the Level 1 washrooms of the museum.

Personal Filming and Photography

Wedding and family portraits can be conducted in the museum at SGD $180 for 2 hours, with up to a maximum of 5 persons including subjects, cameramen and crew. Personal filming or outdoor photoshoots on museum grounds are complimentary. For more information, please refer to the Terms & Conditions in the application form.

Application form
 

Large Group and Commercial Filming and Photography

Large group and commercial filming/photography can be conducted at the museum at SGD $250 for 1 hour. Please submit a request beforehand.

Submit request
 

Media Photographers, Videographers and Producers

Please submit your request through our Contact Us form (select the enquiry type "Press and Media Enquiries") and we will get back to you soon.

 

Filming and Photography Rules

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Still photography for private, non-commercial use as a visitor to the Museum is allowed.

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No flash photography or selfie sticks in the galleries.

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No videography in the galleries.

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Tripods, selfie sticks, large backpacks, cabin bags, trolleys and other bulky items are not allowed in the galleries.