Ranked #3 of 3 Museums in Sentosa Island
Embark on an exciting journey to discover Southeast Asia’s maritime trade history during 9th to 19th century. Featuring more...
Embark on an exciting journey to discover Southeast Asia’s maritime trade history during 9th to 19th century. Featuring more than 400 rare objects, the Maritime Experiential Museum and Aquarium is the first and only museum to showcase the history of ancient maritime trade.
Marvel at Admiral Zheng He’s massive Treasure Ship (Bao Chuan) and learn about his epic voyages from China to the ‘Western Ocean’. Check out the ports of call, the exotic bazaars (Souks) and cultural emporium which Admiral Zheng He and other Asian explorers visited along the Maritime Silk Route.
Be awed and fascinated by the Jewel of Muscat, a reconstruction of a 9th-century dhow - a gift from the Omani government to the people of Singapore. Find out more about maritime archaeology and conservation, shipwrecks and sunken cargoes and early Singapore’s role as an important entrepot in the 14th century.. Sail your own ship, barter trade, read positions with ancient navigation tools and play many other games at the interactive kiosks. More adventures await you – historic ships, typhoons, shipwrecks and exciting tales of explorers and traders.