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Guided Tour to the Battlebox Singapore
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Relive the events that took place during World War II
Take a guided tour of the Battlebox, an underground command centre
Enter the actual room where the decision to surrender Singapore to the Japanese was made
Get instant confirmation via email after booking
An English-speaking guide is included on this tour
Good for: Culture Vultures, Family & Friends

Tour Itinerary

DAY
Ticket redemption at Battlebox Visitor Centre
Time: At least 15 minutes before chosen tour schedule
Tour to the Battlebox
Duration: 1 hour
Visit the Battlebox, a former British underground command centre in Fort Canning Hill. Built in the 1930s. It was part of the headquarters for Malaya Command, the army that defended Singapore during World War II.

What You’ll Experience

The Battlebox is a former British underground command centre in Fort Canning Hill. Built in the 1930s, it was part of the headquarters for Malaya Command, the army that defended Singapore during WWII. On 15 February 1942, inside the bunker, Lieutenant-General Arthur Percival made the momentous decision to surrender Singapore to the Japanese.

Today, Singapore History Consultants offer guided tours through the Battlebox, unveiling the true causes of the largest capitulation in British military history. Visitors will also learn how the Battlebox functioned during the war.

Location Details
Make your own way
Battlebox Visitor Centre (2 Cox Terrace)
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Additional Information
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Note:
Please arrive in at least 15 minutes before your chosen tour schedule.
What to wear:
Modest, comfortable set of clothes
Good pair of shoes
What to bring:
Hat or cap
Bottled water
Sunblock
Safety Guidelines
Children must be accompanied by a paying adult at all times.
Warning
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Children must be accompanied by a paying adult at all times.
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The duration of the Guided to the Battlebox Singapore is 1 Hour 15 Minutes. For more information about the available date & duration of this tour, please find more on this page.
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