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Singapore City Gallery

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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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45 Maxwell Road The Ura Centre | The URA Centre, Level 2, Singapore 069118, Singapore
+65 6321 8321
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A place to find out the art and pictures of Singapore and surrounds. Helpful staff and will guide you around

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Darrin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed 15 February 2019

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

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Katie K
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Overall birdseye view of sg. Future planning and landscape. First stop here to get overall view. Give Sentosa a miss, Go to east coast instead.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank joncod
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

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

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Greg_Rowlings
Reviewed 16 January 2019

We stumbled upon this by accident. Very interesting and informative on the growth and development of the city.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mr923
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

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

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Doroted
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank guineapea
Reviewed 14 December 2018

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

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JanKofMelbourne
Reviewed 4 December 2018

I really enjoyed my time here. Its a great gallery to visit and pretty big. I found my visit fun and educational

Date of experience: November 2018
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