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Singapore Art Museum

71 Bras Basah Road Singapore Art Museum, Singapore, Singapore
+65 6589 9550
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Now on at Singapore Art Museum | Imaginarium: To the Ends of the Earth Singapore Art Museum is a contemporary art museum for visitors of all ages, specialising in art and art practices in Singapore and Southeast Asia. Drawing from its own collection, and through artist commissions, Singapore Art Museum presents thought-provoking art exhibitions and programmes that respond to current issues and complete the visitor's understanding of Southeast Asia. An annual family-friendly exhibition, 'Imaginarium' explores big ideas through immersive and interactive contemporary artworks. 'Imaginarium: To the Ends of the Earth' examines our relationships with ever-changing environments through the eyes of 9 artists from across Asia.
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71 Bras Basah Road Singapore Art Museum, Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The art museum is closed until 17Nov as the newest installation is being set up. I believe the new exhibit goes through December some time but if you're traveling in the next two weeks, save yourself the trip.

Thank Joelle S
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends took us with a guided tour. Fantastic and definitely worth a visit. The guides are volunteers and very enthusiastic. The building itself is worth a visit as it was an old colonial building.

Thank Kathleen2899
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Review by Dr Sim. Recommend that tourists visit this museum. Many paintings. Old restored building. Used to be a school. Nice walk through air-conditioned environment.. Regards DrSim001.

Thank drsim001
Reviewed 6 September 2017

When you arrive in Singapore Art Museum, you will find the beautiful building in front of you like you are in Europe. Around of art museum has food court, coffee shop and mini garden for rest and relax. This place also very good for wedding...More

Thank Poohe
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The main building is closed for renovations but the museum still exhibits in a smaller space - adults S$6. Interesting interactive installations by Asian artists and some great short films. Allow 1 to 2 hours for current exhibits.

1  Thank StevoHughes1
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Four or five floors packed with art displays by artists from all over the world. It was time well spent. Very hands on. I understand that it is a temporary facility at the moment. The main old colonial building is being revamped. Take the kids.

1  Thank PaulinVungTau
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

6$ paid admission for adults and 3$ for students at the SAM 8Q. It's not big enough. I found 7 hidden art works of small mushrooms at the corridor, hall, stairs, doorway and so on. The place is like play ground with creative storytelling activities...More

Thank sunokp724
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We visited SAM at 8Q for kids and with an autistic child, and 3 kids the museum had roo many rooms with a no touch policy . My poor child could ntoveveb drink from a water bottle at a table activity with many guards telling...More

Thank MN8888
Reviewed 4 August 2017

You can go around the corner to 8Q, but this is rarely worth doing. SAM's main building is worth visiting when open, for both the art and the old school (1850s) former Catholic school it resides in. Check the website first though, as the security...More

2  Thank shinraemonsam
Reviewed 27 June 2017

It was Museum Day, so the entrance was free. I'm glad, as I would have been disappointed if we'd paid. We found the layout very confusing and the art average at best. We would not rush back.

Thank NeilandBarbara
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Response from FerringFerret | Reviewed this property |
Hi Solely because we were staying very close by. What we didn't know at the time was that about half of it was closed for some reason. If you have young kids or just a kids heart the associated children's museum is just... More
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fcycy
15 October 2015|
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Response from bogdanvv | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much the same impression as Gilman Barracks (well, the bigger building up the hill, on the left), like a re-purposed building, like a work in progress, suitable for certain art exhibits, quite neat, but I would say it... More
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