Now Boarding: Experiencing Singapore Through Travel At National Museum Of Singapore

Calling All History Nerds!

2023 May 27

Embark on a captivating journey through time with “Now Boarding: Experiencing Singapore through Travel, 1800s–2000s.” This immersive exhibition takes you on a remarkable voyage, exploring the evolution of travel in Singapore over the span of two centuries. Delve into the rich history and cultural significance of Singapore as a bustling city-state. Marvel at rare artifacts, vintage photographs, and captivating stories that bring to life the experiences of travelers throughout different eras. From colonial voyages to the advent of air travel, witness the transformation of Singapore’s travel landscape and the impact it has had on shaping the city we know today. This exhibition is a feast for the senses, offering a multi-dimensional experience that will leave you with a deeper appreciation for the role of travel in shaping Singapore’s identity. The exhibition offers various activities that promise to keep you entertained. Some of these include:

Now Boarding Trail: Places to Stay- A chance for you to venture into Goodwood Park Hotel for a glimpse into its rich heritage

Building from “Scrap”!: Build iconic landmarks with recycled materials

Now Boarding Art Jamming Workshops: Design your own travel posters, or create beautiful coasters and kirigami art inspired by the rich local hawker culture.

Whether you’re a history enthusiast or simply curious about Singapore’s past, “Now Boarding” promises an engaging and enlightening experience for all. Tickets are free for Singaporeans and PRs, so what are you waiting for? Get your tickets now and get ready to embark on a fascinating journey through time at this remarkable exhibition.

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Opening Hours: 10am to 7pm daily (last admission at 6:30pm)

Main Image Credit: National Museum of Singapore

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