Places Trails & Tours

Plant-iful Journeys: An Experience Tour of Singapore's Natural Heritage

by National Museum of Singapore
28 May • 10:30am
28 May • 03:00pm

Beginning with a tour of the museum which once showcased the region’s flora and fauna, this walk will bring visitors on an exploration at Fort Canning before ending at Hotel Fort Canning with a specially created high-tea menu!

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Plant-iful Journeys: An Experience Tour of Singapore’s Natural Heritage
Dates & Time:
Sat, 28 May | 10.30am to 12.30pm
Sat, 28 May | 3pm to 5pm

Venue: National Museum of Singapore, Fort Canning, Hotel Fort Canning
Fee: $45 per pax/ $80 per pair

From the gallery to the outdoors — learn more about the region’s flora and fauna in this incredible three-part journey! Begin with a curator tour of NMS’s exhibition – A Voyage of Love and Longing – to explore how the region’s flora and fauna features in different aspects of a journey such as voyage, longing and return. The journey continues to Fort Canning, where you will see plants that are unique to Southeast Asia and visit a garden inspired by the museum’s William Farquhar Collection of Natural History journey. The journey ends with a tea session at Hotel Fort Canning, where you will get to taste a high-tea menu which features some of the plants you have encountered on your journey.

About Singapore HeritageFest at National Museum
Through the use of its level 2 galleries and the natural history collection, the museum will feature travellers’ stories through time, Singapore’s natural heritage and will also take participants on a tour of Fort Canning Hill and possibly, Hotel Fort Canning.

The museum’s programmes will seek to provide opportunities for inter-generational conversations and creation of memorable experiences, through collaborations and ground-up initiatives with businesses and partners within the vicinity.

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National Museum of Singapore

The National Museum of Singapore (NMS) is the nation's oldest museum. Inside its 19th-century colonial exterior, the museum uses cutting-edge technology to present the nation’s legacy and development with its galleries highlighting fresh perspectives of the Singapore story. As a cultural and architectural landmark in Singapore, NMS also hosts innovative activities and events all year round.

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