The front block of the museum building dates back to 1887. It features an elegant neo-Palladian design, a European style of architecture characterised by a highly symmetrical façade and the use of pediments above windows.
Checkout the whole list of activities that were held at the National Museum of Singapore from 23 Nov - 22 Dec 2013 to commemorate 50 Years of Television in 50 Years of Television: Experience the Magic and the accompanying exhibition 50 Years of Television: An Exhibition.
Take a trip through 700 years of Singapore's history with your little ones with our Family Time Guide to find out how life in this Lion City has changed over the centuries. On your journey, you will meet various historical figures as well as landmark objects in each phase of Singapore's history. Explore how people from different communities used to live, their aspirations and how they helped shape the Singapore we see today.