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National Museum of Singapore

  • 93 Stamford Rd. Map It
  • Bras Basah

Updated 02/05/2014

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Known as the Raffles Museum when it opened in 1887, this building with a silver dome has 20 dioramas depicting the republic's past, together with the Revere Bell, donated to the original St. Andrew's Church in 1834 by the daughter of American patriot Paul Revere; the 380-piece Haw Par Jade Collection, one of the largest of its kind; the exquisite Farquhar Collection of regional flora and fauna paintings executed in the 19th century; occult paraphernalia from Chinese secret

societies; and lots of historical documents.

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93 Stamford Rd., Singapore, 178897, Singapore

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Sight Details:

  • S$10
  • Singapore History Gallery, daily 10–6; Singapore Living Galleries, daily 10–8

Updated 02/05/2014


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