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Peranakan Museum is a museum that was built dedicated to Peranakan culture in Singapore. Peranakan is an ethnic group that originated from a group of Chinese traders that settled down in the Malay Archipelago. Their culture is also called as Baba-Nyonya. Thus, this magnificent white building collected all the exhibits from Peranakan culture and presented them here. It allows you to explore the culture of people from the Peranakan culture in Southeast Asia. There are many galleries here that depict the cultural tradition and unique visual arts that exclusively belong to Peranakan communities.
You can go to the Peranakan Museum by riding your vehicle or by taxi. You can go there via different routes based on your preference routes. Also, if you want to go here by booking a taxi, you tell and give the instructions to the Singaporean taxi drivers. They will bring you to the place that you want.
You can go to the Peranakan Museum by bus. There are several buses that travel around this place. You can take the bus number: 190, 174, 147, 174E, 166 and 124 and drop at the bus stop B04143. Peranakan Museum is within 2minutes walk from the bus stop.
You also can go to the Peranakan Museum by MRT train, which is the most popular transportation in Singapore. You can stop by Bras Basah MRT station. From there, you can take the bus or walking 5 minutes before you arrive at this place.
National Museum of Singapore
The National Museum of Singapore was built in 1887, and it is Singapore's oldest museum. Although the architecture has the nuance of 19th-century colonial design, its interior is fully equipped with high-tech presentations of the exhibits. Visitors will get to dwell in Singapore's history because this museum has more than 15, 000 publications that shed light on what happened to Singapore before these contemporary years.
The Armenian Church is Singapore's oldest church, and it is located at the Hill Street in Singapore's Central Area. This history of the church dated back in 1834 where this church was commissioned by twelve Armenian families who are the settlers in Singapore. This Armenian church is dedicated to the first Armenian Church's Patriarch named St. Gregory the Illuminator. The majestic architecture of the church that is painted entirely white, which will make you amazed.
Singapore Philatelic Museum is the main keeper of Singapore's philatelic materials. It boasts itself as first Southeast Asia's philatelic museum. From learning about the history of philatelic materials, the visitors will dwell on Singapore's national history and its heritage. Moreover, the galleries will open the new horizons of the world from a simple stamp that tells a story of history, culture and technology.
The Singapore Art Museum exhibits the contemporary art that is coming from Singapore and places in Southeast Asia. This museum has collaborated with many international contemporary art museums to co-create the public gallery of art collection from Southeast Asia. SAM also offers various programs that aim to educate the public regarding contemporary art. You need to come here to be mesmerized by the pieces of artworks here that reflect the vibrant culture of Singapore and Southeast Asian culture.
The Grand Park City Hall is one of the ideal accommodations that are suitable for family or business travellers as this luxurious, yet the affordable hotel has it all. Every guestroom is a non-smoking room, but the smoking rooms are available. Every room has air-conditioner and minibar. Furthermore, this hotel also provides family room for those who are with children. This hotel offers many kinds of amenities such as gymnasium, outside pool, in-house bar, restaurant and complimentary high-speed wireless internet. For the convenience of the guests, the hotel offers dry cleaning service, laundry service, conference facilities, meeting rooms and banquet room.
This hotel is not just visually stunning, yet it provides top-notch service for the guests. The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore offers air-conditioned rooms, equipped with refrigerator and minibar. The guests also may choose options between Family rooms or suites whichever suit guests’ needs. It boats itself with various kinds of facilities provided exclusively for its guests. The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore offers pool, restaurant, lounge, gym, spa and complimentary wi-fi throughout the premise. To cater to the guests' needs and convenience, this hotel provides free breakfast, room service, dry cleaning, laundry service, conference facilities, meeting room and airport transportation.