Singapore’s oldest museum, the keeper of 11 National Treasures, presents the city’s history in two main galleries. You can learn about Singapore’s story from the 14th century through to today in the Singapore History Gallery, or dive deeper into the city’s food, fashion, film and photography during contemporary times at the Singapore Living Galleries.
(10 minute's drive by car)
Located in the heart of Singapore’s Civic District, this heritage building was first established in 1872 and is one of Singapore’s most recognizable landmarks, with over 490 productions put up to date. Featuring one of Singapore’s oldest performing arts venues and an exciting mid-sized platform for local and international artists, art groups and communities to stage their works, the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall serves as a bridge between the arts and audience.
(10 minutes drive away)
An arts centre for everyone, Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay is a globally recognized architectural icon of Singapore with its iconic appearance of a “Durian”. One of the busiest art centres in the world, Esplanade's calendar of events span cultures, languages and genres, of which 70% are presented free for all to enjoy. From music, dance to theatre showcases, take in a free performance every evening at the Esplanade Concourse, and every weekend and public holiday at the Esplanade Outdoor Theatre.
(15 minutes drive away)
Explore the vibrant traditions and cultures that make up Singapore’s multi-ethnic society, as well as the wider Asian region at the Asian Civilisations Museum. Housed in a historic building by the Singapore River, this institution provides a fascinating glimpse of the evolution of the people and cultures of the region over the past two centuries.
(15 minute's drive by car)
Get a taste of the dramatic with an evening of theatrical magic at the Singapore Repertory Theatre, where the much-lauded theatre group is renowned for its art- and literature-inspired productions. Shakespeare performances and laugh-out-loud family shows, as well as interpretations of beloved musicals from London’s West End and New York’s Broadway, are all part of the repertoire.
(5 minute's drive by car)