National Museum of Singapore

Top 1% of attractions in Singapore
8 / 10

9 expert reviews

“The premises of the National Museum are as interesting as the exhibits inside.”

– Frommer's

Fodor's Fodor's
"Known as the Raffles Museum when it opened in 1887, this building with a silver dome has 20 dioramas depicting the republic's past." Full review
Concierge Concierge
"The museum's neo-Palladian facade in central Singapore sparkles since its much-needed whitewashing in 2006, but what's inside is infinitely more awe-inspiring."
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"The grand dame of Singapore's museum scene is located in the history-drenched neoclassical 19th-century building that once housed the former Raffles Museum and Library." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"Cutting-edge exhibitions on topics somewhat unexpected for this conservative city-state." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"The National Museum in Singapore features excellent permanent and temporary exhibitions that celebrate the art, history, and culture of this vibrant port city. On Friday evenings from 6..." Full review
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