Places Trails & Tours

Where Heritage Meets Art Meets Flora and Fauna - A Volunteer Led Tour

by Clarence Pong Foo Yin
14 - 15 May • 04:00pm • Civic District
14 - 15 May • 05:30pm • Civic District

Join the volunteer-led tour in the civic district area to learn about historical significance, art development, and flora and fauna of several landmarks/ monuments in the area.

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Where Heritage Meets Art Meets Flora and Fauna - A Volunteer Led Tour
Date & Time:
Sat, 14 May | 4pm to 5pm 
Sat, 14 May | 5.30pm to 6.30pm
Sun, 15 May | 4pm to 5pm
Sun, 15 May | 5.30pm to 6.30pm

Meeting Points: 
4pm to 5pm session - Entrance of Raffles Hotel
5.30pm to 6.30pm session - National Gallery Singapore Entrance (Facing the Padang)

Ending Points: 
4pm to 5pm session - National Gallery Singapore
5.30pm to 6.30pm session - Raffles Hotel

Fee: Free with registration
Registration:
4pm to 5pm session - https://peatix.com/event/3225774
5.30pm to 6.30pm session - https://peatix.com/event/3230381

A one-hour walking tour covering several landmarks/monuments in the civic district area. Learn about their historical significance, the art development and also the flora and fauna that dot the entire route, bearing witness to the transformation and progress of Singapore through the years. 

Join our volunteer on a journey to explore iconic places like the Civilian War Memorial, St Andrew's Cathedral, Esplanade Park and National Gallery Singapore.


Clarence Pong Foo Yin
Clarence left the corporate world some 3 years ago and now devotes his time to doing what he loves and is passionate about. These include playing more tennis, volunteering with charities, leading heritage walks and guiding at museums and galleries. 20 years ago, he started the Corporate Social Responsibility programme in the company he last worked for, and has been involved in volunteering activities involving children and seniors ever since. Clarence fully subscribes to the idea of paying it forward and being able to help the less fortunate in our society. When he travels, he always make it a point to visit the local museums and art galleries. It excites him to learn about the history and culture of a foreign country through its paintings, literature and artefacts.

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