Free Guided Tours

Guided Tours

[ANNOUNCEMENT] Our guided tours have resumed! Group size of each tour is limited to no more than five (excluding guide), and are subjected to the availability of guides. You are encouraged to check in with our front desk on the tour schedule, and on-site registration will be required. Please note that all participants of our guided tours will be required to adhere to safe management measures as indicated on the Checklist of Safe Measurement Measures for Museum Stakeholders (Phase 2) advisory that is available on NHB’s website. These include:

Participants to use hand sanitisers or wash their hands with soap and water prior to start of tour.

ii.  Participants to wear masks at all times. 
Participants in the group should maintain a 1 metre spacing from other groups.

iv. Participants should refrain from speaking loudly.

v. There will be no interactive elements during the tour.


Permanent Galleries
Days Time
Tuesdays & Fridays 11.00am
Saturday 2.00pm

Mandarin Guided Tours

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

Guided tours – Max 5 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 30 to 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.

Last Modified: 1 September 2020