School Visits

School Visits

Fees

Admission to Malay Heritage Centre's permanent galleries is free to all Singaporean students and teachers.

Preparatory Visit

Teachers or school administrators are advised to conduct a preparatory visit to MHC. This will allow you to plan the necessary logistics and be familiar with our facilities and the surrounding area. To learn more about the permanent galleries of MHC, you may like to join the free guided tour by our trained volunteer docents at the following timings:

 

English Guided Tours

Permanent Galleries
Days Time
Tuesday to Friday 11.00am
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays 2.00pm

 

Special Exhibition: Undangan ke Baitullah: Pilgrims' Stories from the Malay World to Makkah
Days Time
Every fourth Saturday of the month 11.00am

Mandarin Guided Tours

Permanent Galleries
Days Time
Every third Saturday of the month 1.00pm
 

Guided tours – Max 15 participants per session

+ Subject to availability. Please call ahead to confirm the availability of a docent. *Guided tour is free of charge.

*Based on availability of volunteer guides & on first come first serve basis.
*Estimated duration for each guided tour is 45 minutes.
*Meeting point will be at Visitor Services Centre.
*Tours are unavailable during the volunteer guides' annual break from end December to early January, and selected public holidays.

School Visits

Visiting school groups are required to register their visits at least 4 weeks in advance. This will help us manage the number of visitors in our permanent galleries and facilities as well as make your trip more enjoyable. Please complete the [*New*] school booking form and email to us at NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg.

 

Schools may also sign up for free guided tours conducted in English by our trained volunteer docents.

 

A confirmation email will be sent to you upon confirmation of your booking. If you do not hear from us, please contact us via email at NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg or call +65 6391 0450.

Guided Tours

Join our free guided tours of the Malay Heritage Centre’s permanent galleries and learn more about Kampong Gelam and its significance to the Malay community.  These tours are conducted in English by experienced museum docents.

Guided Tours - Permanent Galleries
Details
Duration: 45 minutes
Group size:

Maximum 15 participants per tour. *Staggered timings may be possible for large group bookings. Please email us for more information.

Language: English
Fee: Free. *Admission charges apply for foreign students.

 

Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis and is subjected to the availability of docents. Please book your tour at least 4 weeks in advance. To book your tour, please complete the [*New*] school booking form  and email to us at NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg.

A confirmation email will be sent to you upon confirmation of your booking. If you do not hear from us, please contact us via email at NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg or call +65 6391 0450.

Last Modified: 14 February 2019