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#StayHome with Online Activities at The Asian Civilisations Museum

Museums may finally be reopening their physical doors but they have not stopped their digital offerings. If you’re one of those who love looking at pottery from ancient China in your pajamas and uncovering stories of the past without the hassle of traveling, here are some of the Asian Civilisations Museum’s digital offerings to keep you occupied! 1. Saturdays@ACM: A Whole New World Date: 27 Jun – 24 Jul 2020 Hour: Whole day Fare: Free From 27 Jun to 24 Jul 2020, you can continue to access the resources for Saturdays@ASCM: A Whole New World. Travel across Asian and embark on new adventures through Asian folk stories with ACT 3 International’s audio storytelling from the comforts of your home. Find...

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A List of Virtual Events in June 2020 in Singapore

While your favorite attractions and recreational places remain closed during this time, the digital world is buzzing with a myriad of events and activities for families and kids, ranging from the Wan Qing Dumpling Festival 2020 to the Small Big Dreamers Children's Festival! We’ve compiled a list of virtual events happening this June in Singapore that you can continue enjoying from the comforts of your own home! 1. Indian Heritage Centre: From the Coromandel Coast to the Straits Photo credits Indian Heritage Centre Date: Permanent Hour: - Fare: Free Tamil connections with Singapore can be traced as far back as the 11th – 13th centuries CE based on recent interpretations of the Singapore Stone. From the Coromandel Coast to the...

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Saturdays@ACM: Selamat Hari Raya! | #StayHome & Get Crafty!

Saturdays@ACM with its family-friendly activities is going online from 30 May 2020 onwards! With the phased exit from the circuit breaker, some families are physically unable to celebrate in the festivities together, which is why ACM has decided to take #SGCultureAnywhere by actively conducting Saturdays@ACM online. This way, the young ones can still e-connect through fun activities. This Saturday, learn about giving through the dramatized storytelling of Ahmad’s heartwarming tale of giving back to the less fortunate during Hari Raya Aidilfitri. Credits: Lollibox Then, get crafty and decorate your own Raya outfits for paperdolls, inspired by the baju kurung and baju melayu in ACM’s collection. Photo credits Asian Civilisations Museum

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Light to Night Festival 2020 | Light Installations & Food Street for Families

Location:  Various Venues at the Civic DistrictDate: 10 - 19 Jan 2019Opening Hours: 10 am - 12 am Admission: Free, unless otherwise stated The marquee event of the Singapore Art Festival is back for 2 weeks in January 2020! The fourth edition of the festival is themed Invisible Cities, and will be celebrated across the Civic District's most iconic cultural institutes: National Gallery Singapore, Asian Civilisations Museum, The Arts House, Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall and Esplanade–Theatres on the Bay. Let's take a look at what awaits young families at the festival!  Light Projects: City States of Mind Witness the monuments at the Civic District light up with spectacular light projections every night! The popular Art Skins on Monument is back, and here are a couple of prominent...

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Saturdays@ACM: Young, Wild and Free | An Early Children’s Day Celebration

Location: Asian Civilisations Museum Date: 28 Sept 2019 Hour: 1 pm – 5 pm Admission: Free What is happening? Children’s Day is on 4 Oct 2019, which is next week, but no one said you can’t start celebrating early. Make a start on your celebrations by joining in the Children’s Day celebration at Asian Civilisations Museum this Saturday! Little ones will get to engage in an interactive drama performance of folktales from Indonesia and Myanmar, as well as get creative with hands-on craft activities! When & Where is it happening? 28 Sept 2019, Saturday, from 1 pm to 5 pm Asian Civilisations Museum, 1 Empress Place, Singapore 179555 For more information, click here. Photo credits Asian Civilisations Museum  

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