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Fort Canning Park

Fort Canning Park

An iconic hilltop landmark which witnessed many of Singapore’s historical milestones, Fort Canning Park was once home to Sir Stamford Raffles who founded modern Singapore in 1819 and subsequently used as a command centre during the World War II. Today, prominent structures can still be seen including a section housing ancient artefacts. This is an ideal place for nature lovers and history buffs.

Historical | WWII site | Walking trails

10-minute walk

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ArtScience Museum

ArtScience Museum

ArtScience Museum, which houses 21 gallery spaces with a total area of 50,000 square feet, is the world’s first museum hosting mainly touring exhibitions curated by other museums. The gallery entails three permanent themed exhibition – Curiosity, Inspiration, Expression and is set to enthrall visitors through various international shows.

Art | Science | Design | Technology | Exhibits

12-minute drive

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Asian Civilisations Museum

Asian Civilisations Museum

 

Located next to the historic Singapore River, the museum features a diverse collection of culture and arts from Southeast Asia, South Asia, China and West Asia. The museum connects the world by exploring Asia’s artistic heritage and is said to be one of Singapore’s most acclaimed national museums.

Southeast Asian Culture

14-minute walk

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Boat Quay

Boat Quay

Lined with a bustling stretch of fascinating bars and alfresco restaurants along Singapore River, Boat Quay is a popular hangout for the working class and tourists alike. It is important to note that the shophouses used to be warehouses back in the 1800s as Boat Quay was once a thriving port where major commercial activities took place. These buildings were conserved to retain the heritage and its significance in Singapore’s history.

Live Band | Music | Entertainment | F&B

10-minute walk

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Central Business District

Central Business District

Positioned on the south bank of the Singapore River, the Central Business District (CBD) is Singapore’s busiest financial and business hub. At the heart of the CBD is Raffles Place, the renowned financial hub where most of the prominent office developments are found.

Financial Hub | Commercial Hub

10-minute walk

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Chinatown

Chinatown

Named after the bullock carts that used to supply fresh water to the residents, Chinatown is Singapore’s largest historic district filled with a charming mix of old and new traditional shops, cafes and markets. Understand more of its history at the Chinatown Heritage Centre along Pagoda Street and don’t forget to grab some souvenirs for your loved ones.

Cultural | Historical | Ethnic Enclave

5-minute walk

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Clarke Quay

Clarke Quay

Located along the Singapore River, Clarke Quay is known as Singapore’s most vibrant entertainment hub, a recommended pitstop for travellers visiting the country. A melting pot of nightspots, bars, international cuisine and a host to regular festivals, the ambience is undeniably stimulating to the mind.

Live Band | Music | Entertainment | F&B

5-minute walk

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Gardens by the Bay

Gardens by the Bay

Proudly displaying the iconic Supertrees featured in Crazy Rich Asian (2018), this award-winning horticultural attraction is a national garden located next to Marina Bay Sands. Comprises of three distinctive waterfront gardens, the attraction presents ever-changing floral displays of plants from temperate and tropical forests. Truly a beauty especially when night falls, this is an extraordinarily tourist destination to visit.

Horticulture | Nature Park

12-minute drive

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Merlion Park

Merlion Park

A mythological creature to symbolise the humble beginnings of Singapore, the Merlion is presented with a lion’s head to represent the country’s original name Singapura, which meant ‘lion city’, and the body appears as a fish which is symbolic of a fishing village.  The Merlion is a national embodiment of Singapore and widely used as a mascot to represent the nation. Located at the Marina bay area, the Merlion Park is a recommended attraction when in Singapore.

Attraction

15-minute walk

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National Gallery Singapore

National Gallery Singapore

For art lovers, National Gallery Singapore is situated in two national monuments of Singapore and collects over 8,000 artworks of modern Singapore and Southeast Asian art. A variety of enlightening programmes including guided tours, interactions with artists and curators, are often arranged to allow visitors a deeper understanding of the exhibitions. The Art Education Centre, located within the museum, is a good stop for families to get their hands on a range of interactive learning activities.

Art Museum

15-minute walk

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