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Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore for the Children’s Season!


Location: National Museum of Singapore
Date:
26 May – 24 Jun 2018
Hour:
Various timings
Admission:
FREE [unless otherwise stated]

1. The More We Get Together: Singapore Playgrounds 1930 – 2030

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of National Museum of Singapore

Location: Stamford Gallery, Level 1
Date:
20 Apr – 30 Sept 2018
Hour:
10 am – 7 pm

Explore the fascinating evolution of playgrounds over the years through interactive features and original blueprints in the exhibit.

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2. The More We Play Together! – A Playbook for the Young and Young at Heart

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of National Museum of Singapore

Suitable Ages: 5 yrs old & above

Every treasure hunter needs a treasure map, let this playbook be yours as you wander through the National Museum of Singapore.

You can get a copy at the exhibition or download it here.

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3. The Dynamic Lines of Our Nest by Matali Crasset

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of National Museum of Singapore

Location: Rotunda
Date:
20 Apr – 30 Sept 2018
Hour:
10 am – 6 pm
Suitable Ages:
1 yrs old & above (parental supervision is required at all times)

Twisting the central pole of this installation will create a vibrant mobile above a playpen for toddlers while families may lounge in the space surrounding the playpen.

Please take note to remove footwear (except socks) before entering the installation.

4. Bouncy Adventures

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of National Museum of Singapore

Location: The Front Lawn
Date:
26 May – 24 Jun 2018
Hour:
10.00 am – 5.30 pm
Suitable Ages:
2 yrs old & above

Inspired by our iconic mosaic playgrounds, these inflatable playgrounds are to little ones what bubble wraps are to us adults—a fun and freeing experience that can be addictive.

5. Sensory Saturdays by What A Mess! (SG)

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of What A Mess (SG)

Location: Under the Banyan Tree
Date:
2 Jun | 9 Jun | 23 Jun 2018
Hour:
10.30 am – 12.00 pm
Admission:
$8/child (limited to 20 children)
Suitable Ages:
3 yrs old & above

Stimulate your child's senses at four sensory play stations featuring water, sand, water-beads and paint. This programme is brought to you in collaboration with What A Mess.

Please note that the event is free of charge for accompanying parents and guardians.

6. Tots’ Thursdays – Babes in the Forest by Melissa Quek (SG)

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of National Museum of Singapore

Location: Glass Rotunda

Date:

  • 12 mths – 2 yrs: 7 Jun 2018 
  • 7 mths – 12 mths: 14 Jun | 21 Jun 2018

Hour: 10.30 am – 11.15 am
Admission:
$8/parent-child pair (limited to 12 parent-child pairs)
Suitable Ages: 7 mths – 2 yrs old

Watch as talented dancers make the plants come alive in a cycle of growth and decay that keeps the forest going! Your little tots are encouraged to interact with the dancers and explore the museum space in their own unique ways even after the performance is over.

To register, visit here.

7. Timmy and Tammy at the Dragon Playground – Storytelling Session by Esther Eio (SG)

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of Esther Eio

Location: Stamford Gallery
Date:
2 Jun | 16 Jun | 22 Jun | 1 Sept | 7 Sept 2018
Hour:
2.30 pm – 3.00 pm (on-site registration: starts at 1.45 pm)
Suitable Ages:
5 yrs old & above

The iconic dragon playground was built in 1979 and remains a favourite with Singaporeans today. He watches all that goes on and loves it when children come to play with him and make new friends. Come and listen to the story of Singapore’s favourite dragon playground – the guardian of friendships!

Please note that each session is limited to the first 15 parent and child pairs to register.

8. STAEDTLER: World Kids Colouring Day Competition – Friends from the Forest

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore

Location: Glass Atrium
Date:
2 Jun 2018
Hour:
1.00 pm – 2.30 pm (on-site registration: starts at 12 pm)
Suitable Ages:
4 yrs old & above

Let your little ones display their artistic prowess at STAEDTLER’s colouring contest! With each entry, STAEDTLER will make a donation towards the National Heritage Fund, which will go towards supporting children’s programmes at the National Museum of Singapore.

For more information, click here.

9. STAEDTLER: How to Make a World-famous Company out of a Pencil

Things to do this Weekend: 9 Reasons to Visit National Museum of Singapore with Your LOs this Children’s Season!
Image courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore

Location: Glass Atrium
Date:
2 Jun 2018
Hour:
12 pm – 4 pm
Suitable Ages:
5 yrs old & above

Discover the fascinating process of assembling a traditional STAEDTLER pencil.

 

For more information, click here.

 

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This article is prepared by

Malini Pannirselvam
Dedicated writer by day, avid reader by night, language fanatic all the time, and aunt to nieces and nephews every day




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