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Chinatown Heritage Centre

48 Pagoda Street, Singapore 059207, Singapore
+65 6224 3928
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Singapore Self-Guided Audio Tour
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48 Pagoda Street, Singapore 059207, Singapore
Chinatown
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+65 6224 3928
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Chinatown heritage centre is in the heart of busy Chinatown, we came across it by accident and decided a visit might be worthwhile. It's a recreation of a shop house of a Chinese tailor and family and workers/apprentices. It has an audio tour, it's...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love the fact that it portrays the culture and heritage of Chinatown. I think it is really well put together but sometimes too busy centre. One can go through the exhibit at their own pace which is the best part though if it is busy,...More

1  Thank Vaaridhi
Reviewed 6 days ago

Flew back to Singapore to spend Mother's Day and decided to give my elderly 82 year old mum a surprise visit to the Chinatown Heritage Centre! We, together with my mum's maid, arrived mid morning and were greeted by a friendly staff who gave us...More

1  Thank Joy M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Three floors of attraction with the first two being narrated using audio commentary. It's self paced and the various rooms tell the story of the occupants and give a glimpse of the conditions in which they lived.

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Chinatown Heritage Centre with my husband, 1 year old baby, mother-in-law and 88 year-old grandma on May 10, 2017. I didn't have much expectation at first to be honest, but I think it might be a good place to bring grandma to,...More

Thank ChristyC637
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has that feel fo China country. We feel as if we are in China. The temple is a must visit in this area.

Thank Hitesh K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great experience. The audio-guided tour provided a fascinating insight into life in Chinatown in the recent past and the upper floor went on to explain the origins of the Chinese community in Singapore in a very accessible way. A great place to...More

Thank Martyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had previously visited the heritage centre prior to the renovation and thought it was good then. When we visited this time round we were amazed at the effort put into making this what in my opinion should be one of the top attractions. A...More

Thank shirlloyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

china town in singapore is not far from MBS, we can get taxi just 15 minutes. we can see old singapore chinese style. great place

Thank richmondlove123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited many China towns in many countries. This one is the small though small. There are many restaurants, handicrafts and clothing shops. Reasonable price.

Thank JoyShurjo
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Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful
sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling
sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its
blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an
Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit
almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony
continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to
the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill.
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roopa_madhu
hi, i will be visiting Singapore in the last week of Septmeber, does the heritage centre have any items for shopping? Thanks, Roopa
16 September 2016|
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Arnaud P
Hi, can you please give me the name/URL of the company who organized the free walking tour you mentioned? I tried googling but couldn't come up with anything. And is it free only for HiPPO customers or for everyone? Thanks!
5 December 2015|
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Lovelava
Hello, I will visit Singapore from June 19th to 24th, will the Heritage Center be reopened by then? Thanks.
1 May 2015|
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Response from CHC_Singapore | Property representative |
Hi Lovelava, Thank you for your interest in the Chinatown Heritage Centre. We're currently closed for renovations and will reopen in the second half of the year. Unfortunately, we won't be opened in time for your trip to... More
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