January 2023 Happenings At Science Centre Singapore

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Start the new year with a bang and immerse in Science Centre Singapore’s meaningful and exciting activities for young learners!

*Updated (5 January 2023): Updated with January happenings

The Science Centre Singapore houses interactive and hands-on exhibits across 14 galleries with regular events and festivals to compliments that centres offering!

Read on to find out what you can look forward to at the Science Centre Singapore (SCS) this January! So don't wait and check out what kids can expect when visiting!

New On-Site Programmes

World Braille Day Celebration

Venue: Demo Corner, Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
Date: 7 to 31 Jan 2023
 10.30am to 12.30pm, 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Fee: Free with Science Centre Singapore admission

Join us as we celebrate World Braille Day, to highlight the importance of braille as a means of communication for the blind & visually impaired.

For more information, you may visit this link.

Recommended age: Age 5 & Up

TOTally Science ‚Äď Blow Wind Blow

Venue: KidsSTOP, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: 14 to 15 Jan 2023

10am to 11.30am
Fee: $65 

Follow Jo on a blustery adventure to find out all about the wind! Toddlers will be blown away by a series of fun science activities, such as making a kite and an anemometer!

Recommended age: Ages 2 to 3

Movie Treats @ Omni-Theatre!

Venue: Omni Theatre, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: 16 Jan to 26 Feb 2023
 10am to 5pm
Fee: $14 (Promo Code: OT-PROMO10)

Start 2023 with a sweet deal, by getting 10% off your OmniTheatre Tickets! Available only for a la carte tickets. Terms and conditions apply.

Recommended age: Age 7 & Up

Happy Lunar New Year! @ Butterfly Up-Close

Venue: Butterfly Up-Close Exhibition, Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
Date: 20 to 24 Jan 2023
 10am to 5pm
Fee: $14 

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Butterflies Up-Close with a complimentary colouring session! Limited to 1 per ticket holder. Please approach our friendly staff for redemption. Hurry! Our Butterflies Up-Close exhibition closes end-March 2023.

Recommended age: Age 5 & up

Energy Titans Show

Venue: Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
Date: From 22 Jan 2023
 12pm & 4.30pm | Mini Show & Tell: 11am to 11.15am, 2pm to 2.15pm
Fee: Free with Science Centre Singapore admission

Celebrate Lunar New Year, with the launch of the most electrifying science show ever! Featuring musical Tesla Coils as the centrepiece, be enthralled by a unique live demonstration and a Faraday Cage challenge. Don't miss it!

Recommended age: Age 5 & up

Ongoing On-Site Programmes

KidsSTOP Birthday Parties Onsite

Venue: KidsSTOP, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: Aug 2022 onwards
Fee: $60 per child inclusive of 2 adults

KidsSTOP is bringing birthday parties onsite! Engage in serious fun with our exciting DIY science kits and have a great time exploring the gallery!

Theme: Wonder Lab

Package includes:

  • Standard e-invitation card for guests
  • DIY science kit
  • 2 complimentary admission adult tickets for each payable child¬†
  • KidsSTOP gift bag for every child
  • Gift for birthday child
  • Play time at KidsSTOP

Recommended age: Ages 4 to 8

Venue Rental ‚Äď Amphitheatre

Venue: Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
Fee: $14/pax

Our Amphitheatre is suitable for small scale family days, team bonding activities, and even birthday parties! Venue comes with a complimentary Science Centre admission ticket for each confirmed attendee.

Omni-Theatre - Big Astronomy

Venue: Omni-Theatre, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: Ongoing
Time: 3pm, 3.40pm
Fee: From $14 - Tickets | Reserve your slot here

Discover world-class observatories and deep dive into the vastness of astronomy in our newest planaterium show!

Recommended age: Age 7 and up

Only online ticketing is available.

Omni-Theatre - Sea Lions: Life By A Whisker

Venue: Omni-Theatre, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: 12 March 2022 - 28 February 2023
Time: 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm, 3 pm
Fee: From $14 - Tickets

Meet a rare Australian sea lion pup and the people who are trying to save her species!

Discover a classic coming-of-age tale that takes place in a colony of sea lions living between jagged cliff face and a roaring ocean, in an environment as harsh as it is beautiful, in the immersive giant-screen film Sea Lions: Life By A Whisker.

Do note that only online ticketing is available, so be sure to book your tickets and make a reservation before you head down for the show. 

Dinosaurs Of Antarctica

Venue: Omni-Theatre, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: Fri to Sun, Public & School Holidays
10am, 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
Fee: $14/pax

From the Permian through the Jurassic, journey to the south polar landscapes of Antarctica hundreds of million years ago. Roam the primitive forests and thick swamps with bizarre dinosaurs and colossal amphibians, and enter a surreal world of bug-eyed giants and egg-laying mammals, where survival means enduring the sunless, six-month polar winter surrounded by meateaters with night vision.

Together with intrepid Antarctic scientists, go on a quest to understand the ice continent’s profound transformation and to predict the future as humans drive dramatic changes globally. Welcome to the prehistoric world of Gondwana. Welcome to Antarctica!

Little Footprints - Journey to Space

Venue: KidsSTOP, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
Date: Ongoing
Time: 10am to 5pm
À la Carte Kit: $15 | Bundle Package: From $20 (Includes 1 child ticket & 1 Journey to Space kit)

Hop on the rocket with Jo and Pepper to discover all about the outer space! Complete mission along the way at KidsSTOP with your child in the latest edition of Little Footprints!

Recommended age: Ages 4 to 8


Venue: Science Centre Singapore 15 Science Centre Road Singapore 609081
Date: Ongoing
Time: 10am to 12.30pm & 2pm to 4.30pm on Science Centre Singapore opening days
Fee: Free with Science Centre Singapore tickets (check tickets on Klook)

Come have a splashing good time at Waterworks and learn about the importance of water in our lives through interactive hands-on exhibits.

Ongoing Online Programmes

Tiny but Mighty

Venue: Online
Date: Ongoing
Fee: Free

In partnership with Abbott GROW, KidsSTOP is proud to present "Tiny but Mighty", a digital puppet programme complimentary to preschoolers. Hurry, sign up today!

Recommended age: Ages 5 to 6

Science At Home

To continue sparking curiosity, wonder and passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.), SCS‚Äôs dedicated team of Science Educators have curated the Science at Home series ‚Äď a stay-home series offering a myriad of online resources across different formats and topics, specially curated for all age groups!

From conducting simple science experiments, reading interesting blog articles about the viral Dalgona Coffee or the importance of social distancing, to learning about simple science concepts using the Ready Steady Science material, there is no lack of edutainment for the young and young at heart!

And check out SCS's YouTube channel where you will get to learn to create a lemon volcano, discover the science behind forensic fingerprinting and explore ‚Äúout-of-the-world‚ÄĚ astronomy topics like asteroids and life in space. Remember to hit the like, subscribe and notification bell buttons for the latest update!

I Am A Young Scientist Badge

The evergreen I Am A Young Scientist Badge is now available online!

Together with your child, explore over ten Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) topics through myriad of self-directed activities. Plus, work on various hands-on experiments and activities from popular cards such as I Am A Young Zoologist, I Am A Young Botanist, I Am A Young Food Scientist, I Am A Young Geologist and many more on our online portal. Do check out our supplementary Ready, Steady, Science! materials that complement the I Am A Young Scientist activities.

Upon completion, you will receive a certificate and a Young Scientist Badge.

KidsSTOP Academy: Stay Home Learning Kit

Fee: $10/kit

Get the latest KidsSTOP Academy: Stay Home Learning Kit today. With the Panda Climber Kit, your child will learn more about friction from creating their very own panda climber.

Exclusively designed and put together by a group of dedicated Science Educators from KidsSTOP, the activity kits include a video tutorial. Kits will be delivered to your house.

Recommended age: Ages 4 to 8

Welcome Chorus ‚Äď Be A Part Of Our New Exhibit

Venue: Online

Ever wanted to influence the development of an exhibit at Science Centre Singapore (SCS)?

Now you can! Give a voice to an A.I (artificial intelligence) software by contributing to our word library and co-create something new!

How you can contribute?

Step 1: Write your in with a treasured memory of the Science Centre Singapore Step 2: Submit your SCS memory and receive a token of reward here < insert link or qr code> The new A.I. exhibit will be unveiled at by the end of 2022 as part of our 45th anniversary. Come visit us again to hear the A.I. in action!


Galaxy Rewards Lunar New Year Lucky Dip

Venue: Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
 6 to 29 Jan 2023
10am to 5pm

Sign up as a Galaxy Rewards member and participate in our Lunar New Year Lucky Dip to win attractive prizes such as discounts off KidsSTOP‚ĄĘ and Omni Theatre tickets! What's more, you'll earn 888 Galaxy STARs too! Terms and conditions apply.

Age requirement: Age 16 & up

Omni Theatre x Astro Promotion!

Venue: Astro Scientific Centre, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Singapore 609433
1 Jan to 31 Mar 2023
10am to 5pm

Celebrate the love for astronomy with us! Present your Omni Theatre tickets at our Astro shop to enjoy 10% discount on selected products and free gifts worth $50!

Age requirement: Age 5 & up


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This article is prepared by

Leona Quek
Blessed with 3 handsome and loving boys in her life. Two of them call her Mommy, the other calls her Wifey. Every night, she wishes for an early bedtime, but misses her babies as soon as they sleep.

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