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Fun with Chinese Activity Kit: Xiao Qing & Transportation

2 May • 10:00am • Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

A bilingual activity kit for parents to engage their little ones at home to learn more about the different modes of transportation in the past.

HistoriaSG – Curating the Environment: The Collection and Display of Natural History in Singapore

12 May • 07:00pm

Associate Professor Timothy Barnard, author of “Nature’s Colony: Empire, Nation and Environment in the Singapore Botanic Gardens”, will speak about the significance of natural history in Singapore. After the talk, participants can look forward to a curator tour of the exhibition “A Voyage of Love and Longing”.

From Otter to Otah – The Art of Creating Loveable Animal Characters

14 May • 11:00am

In this 1.5 hour workshop, participants will learn how to design animal characters that inspire enduring love and mass appeal, based on animals found in the museum’s William Farquhar Collection of Natural History Drawings.

Twilight Time at the Green Rail Corridor — Tanglin Halt to Alexandra Woodland

7, 28 May • 04:30pm

Take a leisurely stroll down the Rail Corridor from Tanglin Halt to Alexandra Woodland to discover Singapore’s Rail’s rich history and the historical landmarks along the way. Some parts of the walk will be on forest trails. Participants are to wear covered footwear.

A Hokkien Heritage and Cultural Tour

7 May • 10:30am • Chinatown & Telok Ayer

7 May • 02:00pm • Chinatown & Telok Ayer

Understand the history of Singapore Hokkiens through a Chinatown guided tour.

Hakka Abacus Seeds Culinary Workshop

7, 14 May • 10:00am • Enabling Village

7, 14 May • 02:00pm • Enabling Village

A hands-on Hakka Abacus Seeds (Suan Pan Zi) cooking workshop, led by apprentices and chefs from Metta Cafe. Participants will learn how to make Suan Pan Zi from scratch and everyone will get to bring home this delicious dish!

Hokkien History

14 May • 10:30am

Join our talk to understand more about the history of Hokkien language, its cultural relation to Singapore.

Home Away From Home

15 May • 10:00am • 3 Ladyhill Road

15 May • 11:30am • 3 Ladyhill Road

What was the property at 3 Ladyhill Road used for back then? Guide Jerome Lim will share about the little known aspect of the property’s history, as well as the site’s wider history through a tour of the mansion and its expansive grounds

The “Secret Ingredients” Food Travelling Exhibition

2 May • 10:00am

An interactive exhibition for youths, families to discover about the surprising origins of everyday Chinese Singaporean dishes.

Homeground

29 Apr • 10:00am • National Museum of Singapore

This installation was inspired by the distinctive elements and features of a KTM train, the former Tanjong Pagar Railway Station, and the magnificence of Singapore's flora and fauna. Be sure to catch this installation in the Stamford Gallery, National Museum Singapore!