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Empress Place Building

1 Empress Place Empress Place Building, Singapore 179555, Singapore
+65 6332 2982
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Colonial structure

Empress place is part of the Asian museum complex. Nice colonial heritage building. The area looks... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2016
mcsc-squared
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Another fine colonial landmark

This lovely colonial building was constructed in 1864-67. It used to be a government office. It has... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2015
Christmate11
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View the exterior of the Empress Place Building with timber-louvered windows and a pitched clay tile roof. Inside, you’ll see stately rooms with high ceilings, handsome Doric columns and exquisite plaster mouldings and cornices.This historic 19th-century building is also home to the Asian Civilizations Museum.
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30 Jan 2016
“Colonial structure ”
11 Oct 2015
“Another fine colonial landmark”
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1 Empress Place Empress Place Building, Singapore 179555, Singapore
The Quays
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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Empress place is part of the Asian museum complex. Nice colonial heritage building. The area looks very nice in the evening when they turn the lights on for the buildings in the surrounding area.

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Reviewed 12 October 2015

This lovely colonial building was constructed in 1864-67. It used to be a government office. It has now become the place to house the wonderful Asian Civilisations Museum.

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Reviewed 22 December 2014

The Empress Place Building now houses the Asian Civilisations Museum. It's an impressive looking structure, as are the other buildings in the vicinity (including the old parliament house and the Victoria Concert Hall). I have walked past it many times over the past 10 years...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2014

This building is nice to look at but you can appreciate it even more if you visit the inside....Asian Civilization Museum. It's very informative. The building looks good during day but even better light up at night.

1  Thank Janulik
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Reviewed 21 May 2013

Gives you what is left of Singapore in the developments! Feels like you are back in time! Never tired of sitting or just walking around here.

2  Thank Littlepods18
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Reviewed 22 December 2012

Brought back nice memories of the past . Always go there for cultural performances and concerts. Nice meeting place for friends.Accessible to the public.

1  Thank Lan1964
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Reviewed 28 July 2012

This place has turned out to be beautiful at night. Great ambiance. I love walking around. The museums offer delightful insights into history. It is also pleasant to have a drink at the Fullaton Hotel and enjoy the surroundings.

2  Thank Nature2012
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The Quays
From Marina Bay, a walk along Singapore River will
take you through the three Quays of the city, each
offering a very different atmosphere. Boat Quay
features historical sites and a buzzing riverfront
vibe. Clarke Quay caters to the party crowd, while
Robertson Quay appeals to the leisurely wanderer.
Weekends at Robertson Quay and Martin Road also give a
peek into the lives of expats in Singapore, as the
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