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Workshops

MUSEUM-BASED LEARNING: TREASURES OF THE NUSANTARA

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Students will embark on an interactive learning journey of the Malay Heritage Centre's Permanent Exhibition as well as Kampong Gelam to learn more about the stories of the precinct through story-telling, dialogues and hands-on activities.

Cross-cultural references will also be drawn during the tour to ensure a holistic understanding of the major ethnic communities in Singapore. At the end of the tour, opportunities for reflection and discussion will be included. Each student will also receive an activity booklet.

Age: Suitable for Primary 4 to 6 students
Duration: 2 to 2.5 hours
Fees: Please email Shereen at Shereen_Tan@nhb.gov for more details

For more information, please contact Shereen at Shereen_Tan@nhb.gov.sg.


LITTLE DALANG (PUPPETEER) - BEHIND THE SCENES IN A JAVANESE WAYANG KULIT

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How is wayang kulit related to Kampong Gelam and what are some of the instruments used during the performance? Watch a wayang kulit performance and create your own puppet, and try out the instruments as a Little Dalang!

Age: Suitable for Pre-schools & above
Duration: 60 minutes
Group Sizes:

Pre-school: Up to 20 participants per session
Primary school & above: Up to 40 participants per session
*Inclusive of accompanying adults

Fees: $600.00 per group

Programme is available till 11 March 2020. Please book at least 4 weeks in advanced. To book your visit, please fill in the booking form and email to NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg.

Subject to the availability of trainers and venue during museum operation hours.


LITTLE MUSICIANS - TRADITIONAL MALAY MUSIC

One of our musicians is late for his performance in Istana Kampong Gelam and we need your help to stand in for him! To prepare for your performance, our band leader will give you a crash course on some musical instruments used by the band. He will share with you more about the various instruments and musical genres in Malay music. Let's go and prepare for the show!

Age: Suitable for Primary School to Secondary School students
Duration: 60 minutes
Group Sizes: Up to 40 participants per session
*Inclusive of accompanying adults
Language: Available in English or Malay
Fees: $600.00 per group
Programme is available till 11 March 2020. Please book at least 4 weeks in advanced. To book your visit, please fill in the booking form and email to NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg.

Subject to the availability of trainers and venue during museum operation hours.

LET'S PLAY TRADITIONAL MALAY GAMES

Ever wondered what were some of the traditional games that children used to play in the past? Find out more about these fun games and compete with your friends in a traditional games relay!

Age: Suitable for Primary School students and above
Duration: 60 minutes
Group Sizes: Pre-school: Up to 20 participants per session
Primary & above: Up to 40 participants per session
*Inclusive of accompanying adults
Language: Available in English or Malay
Fees: $600.00 per group

Programme is available till 11 March 2020. Please book at least 4 weeks in advanced. To book your visit, please fill in the booking form and email to NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg.

Subject to the availability of trainers and venue during museum operation hours.


Last Modified: 9 January 2020