Historical

Historical places and museums

Museums are fun!

Children’s Season is back! Inspire, engage and educate your young ones in the museums with a range of children-centric programmes and engaging family activities that will inspire, engage and educate your young ones.  Look out for immersive exhibits, unique hands-on activities, exciting games, movie screenings and more.

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AHA! Drop-In

KSP Rating: 
NR
Type of Service: 
Student care
Address: 
91, Bukit Batok West Avenue 2, S(659206). Located Within Bukit Batok Civil Service Club. Facing Swimming Pool.

Location

Bukit Batok Civil Service Club
91 Bukit Batok West Avenue 2 #03-04, Singapore 659206
Singapore
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Ritz School of Learners and Student Care Centre

KSP Rating: 
NR
Type of Service: 
Student care
Tuition centre
Enrichment services
Address: 
Blk 6 Holland Close #01-16 S(271006)

Location

Blk 6 Holland Close #01-16 S(271006)
Singapore
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Enreach Learning Centre

KSP Rating: 
NR
Type of Service: 
Student care
Tuition centre
Enrichment services
Address: 
Blk 292 Yishun Street 22 #02-291 Singapore 760292

Kowabunga! Education Pte. Ltd.

KSP Rating: 
NR
Type of Service: 
Student care
Address: 
Blk 361 Bukit Batok St. 31 #01-467 S650361
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Home Tutors Tuition Agency

KSP Rating: 
NR
Type of Service: 
Tuition centre
Address: 
http://www.homeprivatetutor.com/

Explore Singapore! is Back with a Heritage Hop

Join our ambassadors, Mark Lee and Suhaimi Yusof and venture out to our museums and other heritage venues as Explore Singapore! returns once again! This year, the annual campaign organised by the National Heritage Board carries the theme “Heritage Hop-About”, and boasts of over 20 activities held at over 15 museums and institutions. And for the first time, 27 monuments will be open to the public through 16 walking tours during Explore Singapore! 2011.

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MINT Museum of Toys

Type of Service: 
Enrichment services
Telephone: 
+65 63390660
Fax: 
+65 63343373
Email: 
info@emint.com
Description: 

MINT (Moment of Imagination and Nostalgia with Toys), the world's first purpose-built museum for toys, opened in Singapore in May 2006. The museum showcases an extensive collection of vintage toys, including rare and unique one-of-a-kind toys, covering a period from mid-nineteenth Century to mid-twentieth Century.

The museum collection, numbering more than 50,000 toys and valued at over S$5 million, includes rare vintage Disneyana toys and memorabilia; Character toys such as Astroboy, Batman, Bonzo, Dan Dare, Popeye, etc; Pre-war Japanese toys; China-made toys, including a rare 'Door of Hope' doll collection, dating from turn-of-the-century; exclusive Teddy Bear Collection and a unique collection of Chinese comic covers dating from 1920's; Golden Age Comics; Tintin collectables; others.

The collection is housed within a five-storey contemporary building, designed by widely acclaimed Singapore architectural firm SCDA Architects, which have won several international awards, including the Royal Institute of British Architects Worldwide Awards.

The Café/Restaurant/Wine bar in the basement offers a relaxed, yet sophisticated ambience for casual or formal dining. A comprehensive menu, based on an international cuisine, is available to suit all palates.

The museum is also able to cater for private functions, for example, Corporate Events, Product Launches, Birthday Celebrations, Wedding Anniversaries, etc, including complimentary entry to the Museum. For special holidays, such as Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve and special occasions, all four floors of the Museum will be opened for dining among the toys.

Admission
Adult: $15.00
Child (2 to 12 years old): $7.50
Child below 2 years old: Free
Senior Citizens (60 years old and above): $7.50

Family Promotion
2 adults & 2 children: $36.00
3 adults & 1 child: $42.00

Opening hours
MINT Museum Opening hours: 9.30am to 6.30pm daily
MINT Café Opening hours: 9.30am to 10.30pm daily

Location

Singapore
1° 17' 46.968" N, 103° 51' 18" E
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