The front block of the museum building dates back to 1887. It features an elegant neo-Palladian design, a European style of architecture characterised by a highly symmetrical façade and the use of pediments above windows.
Every weekend in February, visitors can hop on a complimentary, one-way shuttle bus service from National Museum of Singapore (NMS) to either Changi Chapel & Museum (CCM) or Reflections of Bukit Chandu (RBC), to learn more about the stories of World War Two in Singapore.
Shuttle service routes will go to NMS, CCM, and RBC. Available every Saturday and Sunday in February 2023.Valid museum admission sticker is required for use of shuttle service.
NMS: Bus Bay, Level 2
RBC: Back Door, Level 1
CCM: Entrance of Chapel
Visit our permanent galleries with your little ones and play spot-the-artefact! Our colourful Early Learning Resources introduce pre-schoolers to our artefacts according to the themes of Numbers, Colours, and ABCs. Available at $8 per set from the Museum Label shop. For more children's activity booklets, click here.
Join us for an afternoon of relaxing activities at the museum. We invite you to slow down, be in the present moment and enjoy the activities
that are inspired by our artefacts and stories.
Travel through time and through scenes of Singapore, both past and present, featuring Yew Chong’s life-sized murals.