Walks, Tours & Visits

Reservations are encouraged for this Wednesday afternoon war trail by Changi Museum, starting at Pasir Ris. Meet the guide at the MRT station aboveground, rain or shine. Meet outside Exit B.No walks on a public holiday.
Changi Museum War Trails™ are coach tours that focus on World War II Singapore. This Tuesday afternoon tour includes a visit to Battlebox at Fort Canning, Labrador Battery, a drive past Alexandra Hospital, a visit to Mount Faber and Kranji War Cemetery.Meet at Battlebox Visitor Centre, Fort Canning...
Have you ever thought about guiding in a museum? The latest Public Information Meeting for Friends of the Museums is coming to Singapore Art Museum this August. Come along for the morning and see what's involved, hear about the different museums, and sign yourself up for a guiding course. Bring a fr...
This tour takes participants on a historical walk through some of the city's elegant black & white 'bungalow' houses, iconic monochrome buildings dotted all over the island. The houses give an insight into a fascinating aspect of history and culture in Singapore. Visit three or four houses on th...
The Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage hosts a night in Poland, or as close as you can get, as The Embassy of the Republic of Poland & the Embassy of Hungary team up for an evening piano recital in honour of the Polish Presidency of the Visegrad Group.
A guided walk around the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage site, taking in the Bandstand, Heritage Trees, sculptures and more.Register 15 minutes before at the Visitor Services Counter, Tanglin.
NCA Singapore teams up with Executive Homes to host another tour round iconic bungalows here on the Red Dot. Tour guide Diana Chua helps tell the stories behind the buildings, weaving a cultural tale as you walk.Locations include Adam Park, Ridley Park and Nassim Road; the tour starts at the Ho...
This Tuesday morning walk takes guests through Chinatown, where participants can enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of this busy bit of the city.Meet at Telok Ayer MRT, outside Exit A (Cross Street). Tour ends at Pagoda Street. No walks on a public holiday.
Reservations are encouraged for this Saturday morning war trail by Changi Museum, starting at Pasir Ris. Meet the guide at the MRT station aboveground, rain or shine. Meet outside Exit B.No walks on a public holiday.
The Original Singapore Walks: The Time of Empire™ from Tue 22nd Nov to Fri 30th Jun
This Singapore walk goes through the city's colonial district on Monday mornings. Meet the guide at the MRT station aboveground, rain or shine. Meet at City Hall MRT outside Exit B. No walks on a public holiday
A Wednesday morning walk through Little India. Highlights include revisiting traditional trades and customs, the Little India Arcade and the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple. Meet at Little India MRT Station, Outside Exit E (Buffalo Road). Ends at Sr Veermakaliamman Temple.No walks on a public holiday.
An up-close look at the research facilities at the Singapore Botanic Gardens, including a visit to the Herbarium.Register at the Visitor Services Counter, Tanglin Gate, 15 minutes before the tour.For ages 9 and above.
Follow a tour through the colourful enclave of Emerald Hill. In the heart of the Orchard area, this road full of shophouses is steeped in history. From an old railway to a Chinese temple, this conservation area reveals the heart of the Red Dot. To book tickets click on the link.Updates and reviews o...
Second in this two-part Geraldene Lowe tour series telling the tale of World War II.Part 2, The Occupation, takes a tour around the Changi area - beach, Chapel & Museum, and the Old Paya Lebar Air Force Base, where tour guide Jimmy will relate further personal stories.To book tickets click on th...
This tour takes participants on a historical walk through some of the city's elegant black & white 'bungalow' houses, iconic monochrome buildings dotted all over the island. The houses give an insight into a fascinating aspect of history and culture in Singapore. Visit three or four houses on th...
A chance to tour the current exhibition at The Indian Heritage Centre, Once Upon a Time in Little India, with curators on hand to give visitors an up-close look.Tickets from Peatix, $25 per person.
A chance to tour the current exhibition at The Indian Heritage Centre, Once Upon a Time in Little India, with curators on hand to give visitors an up-close look.Tickets from Peatix, $25 per person.
Follow a tour through the colourful enclave of Emerald Hill. In the heart of the Orchard area, this road full of shophouses is steeped in history. From an old railway to a Chinese temple, this conservation area reveals the heart of the Red Dot. Subsequent tours on Sep 20, Dec 7To book tickets click...
During select days of the year, the famed Istana grounds open to the general public. The next Open Day is for Labour Day on Monday 1 May, when the gardens will be open to visitors from 08:30 to 18:00. Admission to the grounds is free for Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Residents. Other vis...
NCA Singapore hosts regular garage sales at the Hollandse Club, and the next one is on Sunday 28 May.Items are collected the day before a sale; hunt around for a bargain, find a hidden gem, bring friends!For more details keep your eye on the site
The Great Wall Musical from Fri 14th Jul to Sun 30th Jul
Dramatic theatrical production of the story about a woman who brought down The Great Wall - with her tears. Stars Na-Young Jeon, George Chan and local star Nathan Hartono.Composer David Shrubsole, Director Darren Yap, Playwright Jean Tay.
In the heart of the city, hear stories of rulers who commanded from the hill and the empire-builders buried on the slopes, before venturing deep underground into Battlebox. Meets and ends at Battlebox Visitor Centre.Tours take place on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays (14:30-17:00).No walks on a...
Discover vice and tragedy in the shadows of Chinatown on Friday nights. Then bus across and venture down the streets and alleys of Geylang where entertainment, in its most raw form, is still practiced today. Meet at Chinatown MRT Station, Exit A (Pagoda Street street level). Tour ends at Chinatown.N...
A Kampong Glam Thursday morning walk through the Arab Street area. Highlights include the Sultan Mosque, sarong tying, understanding traditional Indonesian medicine and Arabic goods, the Old Royal Palace and Royal Graveyard. Meet at Bugis MRT Station, outside Exit B. Tour ends at Jalan Kubor.No walk...
These tours take participants to fascinating and historical places around the island. Today's trip visits the Shaw studios and focuses on the post-war years, when Singapore cinema was dominated by Shaw and Cathay movie companies. Guests will also visit the Cathay Museum and get the chance to talk t...
First of a two-part Geraldene Lowe tour series telling the tale of World War II. The first part is about The Invasion, and takes guests on a tour around WWII sites such as Kranji War Memorial and a museum in Pasir Panjang. The route follows that of the Japanese troops as they overran the island.To b...
This tour takes participants on a historical walk through some of the city's elegant black & white 'bungalow' houses, iconic monochrome buildings dotted all over the island. The houses give an insight into a fascinating aspect of history and culture in Singapore. Visit four houses on this coach...
The growth of Malay via advert and editorial and editorial cartoons produced from the 1920s and the growth of Malay publishing houses in the Straits Settlements, to the 60s.Visitors can also take a guided tour at 10:15 every Wednesday
Once Upon a Time in Singapore – Growing Up Years from Sat 21st Jan to Sat 25th Mar
Saturday storytelling sessions treating the kids to tales from the history books, brought to life with drama and interaction; a great way of introducing your child to Singapore’s heritage. Families can also get up-close to some of the museum's artefactsSession times:Sat 21 Jan, 25 Feb, 11 & 25 M...
Take a walking tour round the waterside greenery of Labrador Park, then enjoy refreshments at Tamarind Hill restaurant (included in the price). Participants meet at Labrador Park MRT at 08:00.To book tickets click on the link.Updates and reviews of Geraldene's Tours can be found on the Facebook page...
In north Singapore, the area of a British Royal Naval Base is the focus for this morning tour, including an old Admiral's House, and the black & whites on Kings Avenue. The tour is led by two people who knew the area in the 60s.To book tickets click on the link.Updates and reviews of Geraldene's...
The historic Civic District is the focus for this morning walk around town, taking in various iconic buildings such as the Fullerton Building, National Gallery, ACM and more. Learn about trading and discovery as you cross famous Cavenagh Bridge.To book tickets click on the link.Updates and reviews o...

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