Offering over 200 specialty shops comprising fashion, F&B, edutainment, children and lifestyle concepts, Marina Square is deemed Singapore’s Shopping Haven on the Bay!
Venue: 6 Raffles Blvd, Marina Square, Singapore 039594
Opening Hours: 10 am - 10 pm (Daily)
Located in the heart of the shopping, dining, entertainment and cultural hub of the vibrant Marina Centre, Marina Square is flanked by 3 world class hotels - Mandarin Oriental Singapore, PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay and Pan Pacific Singapore, and is a mere stone's throw away from the famous Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, the Singapore Flyer and in close proximity to the Gardens by the Bay.
The mall is also highly accessible with link to the City Hall, Esplanade and Promenade MRT stations.
Read on to discover the 20 exciting reasons for you to bring the whole family out to Marina Square! We look at the family friendly shopping, lifestyle, entertainment and education options!
Family Friendly Shopping
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-154, Singapore 039594
Bumwear offers an appealing range of children's wear that is exclusively designed for newborn babies up to 8-year-olds. It prides itself for the high quality, 100% cotton garments that are colourful and comfortable.
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-161/162, Singapore 039594
Mothercare has over 50 years of experience in all baby related products, and is now the leading specialist retailer offering the widest range of clothing, hardware and toys for every loving family. With this experience comes a wealth of parenting and pregnancy advice. By only offering quality products that are safe, innovative and of great value, Mothercare aims to enhance the lifestyle of parents and their children.
3. DAISO Japan & Threeppy
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-111 to 116, Singapore 039594
Japan’s No.1 living ware supplier and megastore provides customers with great variety and value for all their daily needs!
THREEPPY is a new concept store operated by Daiso Japan since 2018. THREE refers to the 300yen products and PPY means HAPPY Customers. THREEPPY offers customers good quality and affordable products from Japan.
4. Kiddy Palace
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-160, Singapore 039594
Kiddy Palace provides the definitive one-stop shopping experience for doting mummies and daddies. It's a lively, pretty venue to shop in for kids and parents alike. Whether you're shopping for maternity products or gifts for baby showers and birthday parties, Kiddy Palace has everything loving parents would ever need.
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-25, Singapore 039594
LittleShop features a unique selection of toys, aiming to inspire imaginative play, challenge kids’ technical insights and skills, promote fun STEM learning and enhance parent-child bonding.
6. Scissors Paper Stone
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-157, Singapore 039594
Scissors Paper Stone is a children's hair salon in town that strives to make the most out of every haircut - 'cos kids deserve fun!
7. Eccellente By HAO Mart
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-326 to 330, Singapore 039594
Eccellente by HAO Mart features a wide range of everyday groceries, quality produce, as well as hardware items. Its always nice to browse through a supermarket and find something that we need for the family!
8. Kith Café
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #01-10, Singapore 039594
Kith is where good coffee and delicious, fuss-free dishes rally in a compelling invitation, serving up simple, honest fare from the heart. Kith is for those who enjoy the unbeatable combination of good coffee, food and company anywhere in the world.
What's great about this cafe is that it's located within an indoor playground, Kiztopia - which provides parents the perfect opportunity to take a break while still being able to watch over their kids!
Play Venues For Fun Times @ Marina Square
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #01-09 to 15, #01-26 to 29, Singapore 039594
Operating Hours: Mon to Thur & PH, 10am to 9pm | Fri to Sun & PH Eve, 10am to 10pm
Building on its motto, “Play to Learn, Learn through Play”, Kiztopia is an endless fun-filled park features 18 play concepts in the massive 18,000 square feet space. Each play zone is designed with specific learning objectives in mind for the little ones to cultivate their social, emotional and motor skills. To encourage parents to interact with their kids at the park and foster a stronger parent-child bond, each admission pass accounts for the entry of one child and one adult.
It also has its own curated educational programmes and facilities including an indoor driving school, role play rooms, augmented reality (AR) studios with arts and sports content, function rooms and even its own themed café. Helming the park are 11 original characters that are developed by Kiztopia – Dr. Chen, Mark the monkey, Chichi the chick, Tiger, Raby the rabbit, Bell the bear, Pepe the pig, Tina the turtle, Pio the penguin, Honey the bee, and Eli the elephant.
10. Pororo Park Singapore
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-29 to 31, Singapore 039594
Opening Hours: 10 am - 8 pm, (Daily)
Fans of Pororo can delight in Pororo Park, the 11,000 square feet indoor edutainment playground, that integrates a train ride, indoor playground attractions, educational classes, mini parades, character meet-and-greets and sing-along shows featuring Pororo and friends. What's more, they can eat and shop to their heart's delight at the cafe and toy store.
11. NERF Action Xperience
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #01-208 to 221, Singapore 039594
Spanning 18,000 square feet on the ground level of the Marina Square, Nerf Action Xperience will offer multiple activity zones that aim to encourage active play, teamwork and more. There will also be merchandising and F&B areas that will engage and entrench all family members into the fun and action of the Nerf brand.
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-213/214/214A, Singapore 039594
Timezone is the world's leading fun family interactive entertainment centre with state-of-the-art games and a wide variety of attractive prizes. Timezone's best-in-class store design and well trained FunSquad guarantees a fun-filled experience for both the young and the young-at-heart.
13. New World Carnival
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-27/28, Singapore 039594
New World Carnival offer a classic amusement arcade, with lots of different games for the family to enjoy together as a family! There are over 1,000 prizes to be won too!
Schools and Enrichment Centres In The Mall
14. De Kinder Club
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-18/19, Singapore 039594
Operating Hours: 10am to 9pm, Daily
De Kinder Club is a premier enrichment space for children 6 months to 6 years! The Club offers a variety of enrichment classes in Science & Art, Coding, Chess, Zumba, Sports, Yoga, Theatre, and Music, with innovative in-house curricula.
15. The Little Gym
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-163/164, Singapore 039594
For decades, The Little Gym has helped children between 4 months and 12 years develop motor skills in a fun, supportive environment. Research and hands-on experience have taught that teaching motor skills to kids helps them build confidence to do their best at home, at play and in the classroom. The Little Gym's classes are guided by a professionally developed curriculum to help students grow one somersault at a time!
16. Dance Thrilogy
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #03-01/02, Singapore 039594
Dance Thrilogy (D3) prides in its high-quality genres of dance, such as ballet, lyrical, contemporary, jazz, hip hop and tap. There are also a wide variety of classes available for all ages, i.e., adults, pre-schoolers, pre-teens and teenagers.
17. Danz People
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-15 to 17, Singapore 039594
Danz People is one of Singapore’s premier dance studios, catering to both children and adults, with classes for absolute beginners to seasoned dancers. Danz People’s curriculum includes Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Fitness Classes and more!
18. Modern Fencing Academy
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #02-36, Singapore 039594
Modern Fencing Academy offers fencing programmes suitable for both kids and adults. Experience the clash of cold steel, the thrill of duelling and the unbeatable feeling of victory - en garde!
Other Mall Amenities
19. L3 Space-Themed Free Playground
Photo Credits: Marina Square
Location: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, Level 3, Outside of The Little Gym and Marks & Spencers, Singapore 039594
Marina Square's free playground has a brand new look, with an Outer Space theme, complete with Aliens and a flying saucer! With over 110 square metres of play space, this mall playground is bound to tickle the children’s imaginations, unlock their creative talents in an engaging manner, and provide sufficient room for them to roam around and have some fun for a good hour (or two)!
There are also Outer Space-themed Kiddy Rides (chargeable) around the play area, as well as an interactive board where the kiddos may play colors and shape matching games, tap and pop, etc.
*Note that the playground is currently closed.
20. Nursing Rooms & Other Family Amenities
Location(s): Basement 1, and Levels 1 to 3 (near restrooms)
The nursing rooms at Marina Square are lockable, and are decently equipped with a sofa bench, power points, a hot and cold water dispenser, a sink and a cushioned diaper changing station.
There are so many other family friendly reasons to visit Marina Square, including regular programmes and installations at the mall's atrium. Let us know if we missed something really family friendly or share with us your experience at the mall too!