Frequently Asked Questions

What are the opening hours of the museum?

The Peranakan Museum is open daily (including public holidays) from 10am to 7pm with extended hours till 9pm on Fridays.

Where is the nearest carpark?

Paid public parking is available next to the Peranakan Museum. As parking spaces are limited, visitors may wish to consider alternative parking spaces nearby, such as NTUC Income Centre, Funan, Excelsior, and Peninsula Plaza.

How much is the admission ticket?

Admission information can be found here

Admission to the permanent galleries is free for Singaporeans/PRs. Can I enter the galleries directly?

Singaporeans/PRs who are entitled to free admission to the museum should bring along a valid ID (e.g. NRIC) and present to the Visitor Services counter to collect an admission sticker to enter the galleries.

Is there a guided tour for the museum?

Public guided tours are available. The tour schedule can be found here

How do I register for the public guided tour?

You may register for the public guided tour at the Visitor Services counter. Each guided tour can accommodate up to 15 visitors. Registration for guided tours is only available on the tour day itself, on a first come first served basis.

Is there lift access in the Museum?

All galleries are accessible by lift. To go to the galleries, take the lift at level 1 behind the lobby.

Is the museum wheelchair friendly?

All galleries can be accessed by wheelchairs. Manual and motorised wheelchairs, mobility scooters, and standard-size strollers are allowed in all galleries. Wheelchair-friendly washrooms are available at Level 1 and Level 3.

Is there a souvenir shop in the Museum?

Museum merchandise is available at the Co.Lab Space, at level 1 behind the Visitor Services counter.

Can we rent the spaces in the Museum for a private event?

The Ixora room is available for rental for private events. For event space queries, please email Ms Yanie Tan at or call +65 6982 1390 / +65 6982 130.

I have further enquiries.

Please email to and we will get back to you within 3 working days.