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Singapore City Gallery

45 Maxwell Road The Ura Centre | The URA Centre, Singapore 069118, Singapore
+65 6321 8321
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45 Maxwell Road The Ura Centre | The URA Centre, Singapore 069118, Singapore
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A very beautiful scale model of the city of Singapore plus a smaller scale model of the entire island definitely worth visiting and free! Plus afterwards or before hand you can stop by Maxwell foodcourt for some authentic Asian cuisine.

Thank Nejad M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a few hours wandering freely around this modern gallery which explains in innovative ways, how Singapore has grown, matured and developed over the years. There are a variety of benches inside the reception area and are made from the old National Stadium seats....More

Thank TheWTandNBTT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course, if you find the idea of urban planning terminally dull, you're never going to enjoy this museum. However, if you have an interest in city planning or have found yourself wondering how such a small country functions, this is an excellent, modern museum...More

Thank occhiolist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk from the Chinatown MRT this is a good place to visit especially if it's raining or extremely hot. It's free and it's interesting. I had never given much thought to town planning but with a country as tiny as Singapore there's clearly...More

Thank LearnAsIgo13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to visit this Gallery after reading reviews on it. What an amazing experience. The Gallery is a multi sensory journey into the planning of Singapore City. It goes through the past present and future plans of the city and also includes one of...More

Thank bethanylou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This exhibition shows what a clever planning government this is. Singapore has a plan for their city state, unlike my home town. They know where the need is, they plan to address it and they are successful. Well worth a couple of hours in this...More

Thank rama1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful air conditioned building with excellent wifi and toilets. Ground floor foyer has an excellent, very large 3D model of the whole island of Singapore which makes an excellent spectacle

1  Thank D K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I read all the information, listened to all the clips shown in front of me and was very surprised with the mini-city that they build. One of the best things to do in Singapore. I fully understand how they could manage to grow in the...More

Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The City Gallery was an unexpected highlight of my Singapore visit. The massive island and city centre models give a great overview of how this city-state functions and the following displays are truly fascinating. How a tiny country makes do with such a small space...More

Thank geographyguy_11
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I enjoyed my short visit to the Singapore City Gallery. It gave me an insight into the history of Singapore as well as its future plans. The 3D model of Singapore was very nicely constructed and detailed. A must visit for tourists and locals alike.

Thank ng_ryan
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