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The Changi Museum

1000 Upper Changi Road North, Singapore 507707, Singapore
+65 6214 2451
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This museum honors POWs who endured the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Their stories are told with an impressive collection of personal artifacts and news coverage. A British internee returned to the museum decades after the war to recreate the murals he’d painted on the walls of the original chapel – a moving insight into how those held prisoner found hope and comfort in any way possible.
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1000 Upper Changi Road North, Singapore 507707, Singapore
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Reviewed yesterday

The collection is nice, it is a bit out of the way from downtown next to the airport, but worthe the trip. They have a rebuild of a chapel there, but compared to the world class National Museum it fall a bit short. However it...More

Thank BernhardK1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Admission to Changi Museum is free, but take out the audio tour for $8.00. Not only do you get info about the different exhibits, there are options to hear first hand accounts from people who were there or involved with the topic, e.g. the story...More

1  Thank David_and_Kerstin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the Changi museum it was a wonderful tour very informative tour lasting about 3 hours well worth a look

Thank 1214tc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Caught a Grab Taxi from Orchard Rd to Changi Museum around 1.00pm so it only cost 21.00 SDG. The museum is free to enter and whilst it’s small not on the same scale as Hiroshima or Pearl Harbour, it certainly provides an emotional insight into...More

Thank RichardS069
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with my husband and 3 teenage sons. We had a spare couple of hours on the way to the airport and the taxi driver offered to wait for us, as it is a bit out of the way and maybe not easy to get...More

1  Thank Amerson S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must do to pay respects and as a reminder how lucky one is now . Highly moving. Whilst you can't take photos in the museum, there's really no need as the articles and photos in the museum will stay with you forever. Allow a...More

2  Thank COOKIES8Perth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quiet, a little far for travellers, but a historic site very well restored. What is seen is only the Chapel scrapped up by the POWs interned there. Old photos bring you back to the hardships faced as POW in WW2. Very well done surviving photos.

1  Thank MKh00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Getting there is a easy take the MTR to Tampines then a number 29 bus from bay 9. The bus stop is right outside the museum. If there are two of you the Audio tour costs $12 and well worth it. With victims stories and...More

1  Thank jenwild
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in a hurry, augment your visit with the audio tour. But if you have about three hours to spare, the audio tour doesn't really too much to the experience, because the exhibits tell quite a rich story. An excellent museum overall.

Thank bweeindc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Changi Museum is well worth the visit, easily accessible via the MRT & Bus system. The little museum has a great collection of war history memorabilia, artifacts & audio recordings with an adjoining chapel where you can pay your respects. For a history buff,...More

1  Thank Amy C
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21 August 2017|
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Response from Birt1964 | Reviewed this property |
Hi we were staying at Marina Bay and got a taxi from the hotel. It cost less than $25.00 for a return trip. The staff at the museum will call the return taxi for you.
Karen N
8 April 2017|
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Response from Penguin2501 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely! I found that doing the audio tour in my own time, meant that I did not feel rushed, I was able to look at the exhibits in detail and take time to absorb the information. Give yourself 3-4 hours to get out... More
3 March 2017|
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Response from Agnes G | Reviewed this property |
Ops, I missed your question. It only takes about 1.5 - 2hours to tour the whole place.