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Singapore City Gallery is a great starting point to get to know the city for free. Located beside the Maxwell food centre in the historic district of Chinatown, this 3 storey visitor centre goes beneath the skin of the city to understand how the...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
45 Maxwell Road The Ura Centre | The URA Centre, Level 2, Singapore 069118, Singapore
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Located between historic Chinatown and the Central Business District, Singapore City Gallery is a three storey visitor centre which houses an enormous model replica, giving visitors a complete view of the Central Area of Singapore. It also shows the city's physical transformation past, present and...More
If you like maps and urban planning GO HERE! Fascinating. Loved the 1:400 scale model, I could get lost looking at it for hours. Knowledgeable volunteers offer free tours and extra tidbits throughout the day.
1 point off since parts of the museum were roped...More
We were taken here by a proud Singaporean local who wanted to show us a birds eye perspective of his city. We were not disappointed...the planning, history and cultural preservation were at the forefront. If you have a few hours, go and have a look....More
This is the place I recommend every visitor to go to . It shows how the city evolved since it was first discovered. There are good activities showing the structure and planning . It is just a pity that museum has been under renovation for...More
The Gallery is currently undergoing renovations and will take up to a year. You can still visit level 1 where the model of the Singapore city is located. However the other parts in level 1 and 2 closed. Was a disappointing trip for today but...More
Terrific models of the island and of the city that give you a great overview. There's lots of information for those interested in urban planning but we just popped in for the models (and the air-conditioning!). They really are great models! And it's very close...More