Permanent Exhibits Gallery - Through the Lens of Time will be open from 14 November 2020 onwards. Visitors are required to have a valid ticket to enter the gallery. Tickets can be booked online and admission to the gallery will be based on the selected timeslots.
Get transported back in time, as we explore the history of early Singapore through a new lens.
Set sail on the visual journey from our beginnings as a thriving maritime emporium to a British colonial port.
The Turning Point
What are the dangers of dependency and how did we overcome them? Glimpse into stories of courage and resilience amid the overwhelming hardships of war.
Enduring Scars of War
Encounter the devastating impact of war through the horrors and sufferings the populace experienced.
Days of Darkness
Through the eyes of a young girl, experience the atrocities of the war and life under extraordinary and challenging circumstances in this short film.
Resistance and Resilience
Gain a deeper understanding of the tenacity and resilience displayed by our resistance forces, against the backdrop of the Japanese Occupation of Singapore.
Survive endless hordes of enemies in an immersive augmented reality game centred around the fierce Battle of Opium Hill.
Against All Odds
Explore Singapore’s tumultuous years as we overcome conflicting ideologies and acts of sabotage in our fight for sovereignty.
Discover more about the ambush of our soldiers in the dense jungles of Kota Tinggi.
Uncover the widespread and persistent acts of sabotage that hit our shores during Konfrontasi.
The Road to Independence
Journey through the momentous era that was lit with Singapore’s drive for sovereignty.
Building Our Foundations
Encounter the milestones in our developmental years as Singapore forged to build its economy and make its mark on the global stage.
The 1983 Cable Car Tragedy
Experience the harrowing ordeal of one of the worst civil disasters in our history through the lens of those at the scene.
Battle strong winds, low visibility and a ticking clock, in this augmented reality game that illustrates the dangerous rescue mission in the 1983 Cable Car Tragedy.
Grab the mic and step into the role of a reporter. Discover new titbits from key moments in Singapore’s development over the years.
Embark on a multi-sensorial escape room adventure across 13 rooms and 4 story chapters.
Gear up with your family and friends for an adrenaline rush and heart-stopping adventure as many surprises await you in the laser tag arena!