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Malay Heritage Centre

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Malay Heritage Centre

Time Out says

Located at the historic Istana Kampong Gelam, this museum traces the history of the Malay community from the days of the earliest settlers and the sea faring might of the Bugis villagers to the golden years of the Malay entertainment industry. Featuring six sub-galleries, exhibits include the history of Kampong Gelam and contributions made by various Malay pioneers.


85 Sultan Gate
Free for Singaporeans and PR
Opening hours:
Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
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Cerita (Stories) Special Exhibition

Check out Cerita (Stories) Special Exhibition at the Malay Heritage Centre this week. The exhibition shines the spotlight on the stories and narratives of life in the Nusantara (Malay Archipelago). Guided tours are also available in English, Malay and Mandarin. Also, don’t forget to check out the kid-favourite exhibit, Adventures in Nusantara, where little ones can learn about Singapore’s history and complete a fun activity pack along the way!

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