Tours & Trails

food sticker
food sticker
food sticker
food sticker

Highlights of the Kampong Gelam Heritage Trail by Friends of the Museums Singapore

4 - 5 May • 10:00am

4 - 5 May • 05:00pm

Discover the rich history of Kampong Gelam, once home to Malay royalty and a hub for Haj pilgrims. This 60-minute tour will uncover stories from the various buildings and sites within the precinct.

My Bay Experience History Wanderers

Embark on My Bay Experience History Wanderers, a captivating kayak tour by Passion Wave and Indie Singapore. Paddle through Singapore's urban reservoir, and witness the skyline in a whole new light. Sail through Singapore's history as you glide past iconic landmarks.

"If Walls Could Talk" The Building Blocks of the Eurasian Community

11, 18 May • 11:00am

Discover the untold stories of the Eurasian community's link to buildings in Singapore. Join us on this exclusive tour which includes a hands-on activity and refreshment.

Inclusivity / Diversity (SHF Edition)

Join us on a cultural journey through the Bras Basah Bugis Precinct, discovering its diverse religious sites, ethnic quarters, and artistic wonders. Uncover hidden gems and delectable eateries that shape the district's vibrant heritage. Join us for a unique exploration of Singapore's built legacy.

Island Boat Tour + Kelong Visit

1, 4 - 5, 11 - 12, 18 - 19, 22 May • 08:30am

1, 22 May • 04:00pm

Cruise out to sea on an exhilarating boat tour and explore the Northeastern waters of Singapore with a knowledgeable tour guide! Led by a knowledgeable tour guide who has navigated the waters of Singapore for years, this boat tour promises to be an unforgettable experience. Soak in fascinating sights out at sea, discover lesser-known fun facts about Singapore’s past, and learn more about the sustainable fish farming industry. We will also take you up-close to Pulau Ubin (the only inhabited island out of Singapore’s 63 islands) and explore it from the sea. The boat tour ends with an insightful visit to a kelong restaurant, where you can get a glimpse of life on a floating fish farm.

Leong San Buddhist Temple: A Beacon of Culture and Tradition

4 - 5 May • 12:00pm

Join a tour of Leong San See Temple (“Dragon Mountain Temple” in Mandarin), one of Singapore’s most ornate Buddhist temples.

Living Architecture: Conservation Tours at NUS Baba House

11, 18 May • 10:00am

Immerse yourself in a 19th-century Straits Chinese home and discover the conservation efforts which went behind the restoration of the NUS Baba House in 2007.

Living Heritage Through Religious Architecture and Its Transformation

11 May • 01:30pm

12 May • 10:00am

19 May • 12:30pm

Join students from the Masters of Arts in Architectural Conservation, NUS programme on three tours examining three iconic religious buildings - exploring the history of construction, conservation, relation to their neighbourhood, and the role of communities in their continued growth, significance, and value.

Malay Kampong Heritage Tour

11 - 12, 18 - 19 May • 10:00am

Explore Pulau Ubin with a descendant of the island’s Orang Pulau as Wan brings you around Singapore’s last surviving Malay kampung and shares with you captivating stories of its history, people and culture.

Maritime Evolution Trail

12, 26 May • 10:00am

Join our thrilling 2.5-hour Maritime Evolution Trail, tracing Singapore’s modern maritime industry from Labrador Park to St James Power Station. Explore dynamic Keppel Harbour, strategic St James Power Station, and hearing inspiring stories of our port infrastructure.