Marina Bay Sands has it all – shops, restaurants, cool bars, a museum, and Broadway shows. Here are some of our favorite things to do at Marina Bay Sands with the kids in tow. Rain or shine MBS will keep you entertained for hours! Check out their staycation packages here!
Take a leisurely boat ride through the streets of MBS. Winding through the shops is an azure blue river that connects you to the shops. Take a ride on a gondola and relax as you plan what to buy next. The beautiful boats are handmade and driven by an experienced sailor.
Sampan Rides, www.marinabaysands.com/attractions/sampan-rides.html
Head up 57 floors to the observation deck at the top of MBS. Take in the panoramic views of Singapore. From East to West you can see it all. As well as beautiful views, you will learn about the construction of the hotel and more about the architecture.
Sky Park Observation Deck, www.marinabaysands.com/attractions/sands-skypark.html
Let your tyke's imagination go wild in the 50,000 square foot space with roaming exhibitions from the classics to contemporary. Look out for complementary workshops for kids! On Family Fridays, kids under 12 years old go free with every adult ticket purchased.
ArtScience Museum, www.marinabaysands.com/museum.html
MBS has so many restaurants to choose from. Local, Western, and more they have it all. There are regular promotions, food markets, and happy hours. They have several celebrity restaurants including Gordon Ramsay and Wolfgang Puck. Also check out Yardbird, LAVO, db Bistro & Bar and of course, Black Tap for the meanest shakes!
Want more? Marina Bay Sands’ signature restaurant RISE has unveiled an all-new buffet concept celebrating Southeast Asia’s most treasured delicacies. Here, you get to feast your way through the jewels of the region beginning with Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Singapore. In addition to lunch and dinner, you'll be treated to breakfast dishes like Vietnamese pho and Singapore style laksa, as well as nasi lemak and lontong, among other pan-Asian and Western favorites like premium cold cuts and cheese platters. We simply love the seafood platter featuring oysters, lobsters, and prawns! For reservations at RISE, call +65 6688 5525 or visit www.marinabaysands.com/restaurants/rise.html.
See some of the best shows at these state-of-the-art theaters. From Sister Act to Cirque du Soleil, to Disney classics. Many of the best shows from Broadway and the West End come to Singapore. Experience one of these amazing shows for yourself. Check out the Grains of Glory musical coming soon in November!
Theater Shows At MBS, www.marinabaysands.com/see-and-do.html
This permanent attraction features a multi-sensory combination of technology and digital art at MBS! In the location of the old skating rink, the new installation is a real crowd pleaser complete with 4 different show modes accompanied by unique soundtracks throughout the day. Each scene is ever-changing and never the same. In addition to physically interacting with the LED floor to generate special effects, if you are within the vicinity, you'll also be able to set off a series of digital reactions and customized messages on the installation, through your mobile devices via an exclusive on-site Wi-Fi!
Digital Light Canvas, www.marinabaysands.com/attractions/digital-light-canvas.html
Planning a big event such as a Ball or awards dinner, then this is the place to come. Choose from one of their many ballrooms and let the fun begin. Some lead on to beautiful balconies which give you stunning views of the Singapore skyline. They have a team of professional event planners that will take you through every step of the process.
Sands Expo & Convention Center, www.marinabaysands.com/expo-events-and-convention-centre.html
MBS is famous for its light and water show. At 8pm and 10pm nightly they put on an amazing display of lights, lasers, and water shows. It's great fun to watch, and only lasts a few minutes, so it's great for kids with short attention spans.
Spectra: A Light & Water Show, www.marinabaysands.com/attractions/spectra.html
*In light of the current Safety Management Measures, Spectra is suspended until further notice.
Extra Tip When Visiting MBS Singapore:
Want to visit the casino? If you’re the gambling type the casino is the place to come. Tourists bring your passports and PR/Citizens be prepared to hand over SG$100 just to get in. They have slot machines and tables games so win big!
From October 13, 2021, entry into the Casino and Attractions will be for fully vaccinated individuals only, or those who have a valid negative PET result, in groups of up to two. More details here.
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