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.
Drop-In Craft Activities
22 Jun, Sat | 11am - 5pm | GT Foyer, Basement Level
Drop by our craft stations and create your own "kueh" which are commonly enjoyed during Hari Raya, learn about the popular kueh tart (pineapple tart) and kueh bangkit, as lesser-known treats like kueh semprit and kueh makmur. Turn your creation into a magnet or pin to pair with your favourite lunch bag!
This activity is held in conjunction with the Packaging Matters exhibition.
Live Music Performance
22 Jun, Sat | 2.30pm - 2.45pm & 3.15pm - 3.45pm | The Platform, Level 2
Enjoy popular Hari Raya tunes and a graceful performance by Atrika Dance Company, and participate in their audience interaction segment to stand a chance to win a limited-edition museum merchandise!
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.
National Museum of Singapore brings you #doseofculture! In an effort to make our programmes available online to you at home wherever you are in the world, check out our page to inspire you with ways to learn, relax and support your own creativity.
Stay Home and Stay Safe! While everyone stays at home during this period, we have planned a series of programmes for you to enjoy the #MuseumFromHome.
The National Museum is committed to supporting the health and well-being of seniors, including persons living with dementia, through meaningful and engaging programmes and resources that are based on the museum’s collection and galleries.
Mark your calendars with these dates and bring the whole family, from toddlers to grandparents alike, to discover Singapore’s rich history together!