National Museum of Singapore

The National Museum of Singapore is the oldest museum in Singapore. Its history dates back to 1849, when it was started as a section of a library at Singapore Institution and called the Raffles Library and Museum.

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The Singapore River forms a central artery in 's densely packed Central Business District. Photo: Balou46, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is 's newest district, created on reclaimed land just east of . Photo: Erwin Soo, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is the third autonomous university in . is situated 220 metres east of National Museum of Singapore. Photo: Sengkang, Copyrighted free use.

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The is a museum in Singapore specialising in Peranakan culture. is situated 260 metres south of National Museum of Singapore. Photo: Sengkang, Copyrighted free use.

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is a district located in the Museum Planning Area of the Central Area of . Photo: Erwin Soo, CC BY 2.0.

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The in is a national monument gazetted on 14 February 1992. Photo: Sengkang, Copyrighted free use.

is a city-state in . Modern was founded as a trading colony in 1819, and since independence, it has become one of the world's most prosperous countries and boasts one of the world's busiest ports. Photo: Khairul Nizam, CC BY 2.0.

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