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Imagine if every building looked like this...

It might bring happiness. It might be boring. It may tear a hole in the fabric of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shinraemonsam
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Sydney, Australia
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Nice to pass by and take a picture.

I just walked by on my way to the Fort Canning Park and the National Museum. It is a visually... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Rich D
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New York City, New York
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Hill St., Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It might bring happiness. It might be boring. It may tear a hole in the fabric of the universe. We'll never know, because investors don't like risk, and colours are risky. The British civic feel, and the playful peranakhan colours make this one of the...More

Thank shinraemonsam
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I just walked by on my way to the Fort Canning Park and the National Museum. It is a visually 'cute' photo op, nothing more, nothing less.

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Located next to Old Hill St Police bus station. A great location for sight-seeing as it is full with historical feel but with a colorful twist. Within walking distance to Clarke Quay Central nearby, and located just next to Clarke Quay itself.

Thank ChristieMZ
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I did a jigsaw puzzle of this building some time ago not realising it was in Singapore and even better, right near our hotel. Yes it's just a building but it's so beautiful and historic all in one. The former police station was once considered...More

Thank justjans
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Very nice building. Very colourful. Interesting architecture. Among modern scyscrapers it is really great.

Thank Piotr H
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful colorful old building. The history of Singapore that this building saw. The police officers and their families lived in this building in the old days. Some excellent art work and galleries in the lower floors.

Thank G L
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Such a colorful building whether walking the street or if seen from the Bumboats. The Hill Street Building, MICA Building, was the old Hill Street Police Station, when the Japanese took over. Lots of urban legends about the building like it was the HQ for...More

Thank elblwilliams
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This former police station, is a historically listed as a national monument which is located right along Clarke Quay. The facade of the multi-coloured windows stands out and makes for a nice photograph. Although a listed monument, it is not actually an attraction as such.

Thank 1TraveltheWorld
Reviewed 10 July 2016

A simple concept. All the windows are colourfully painted with Bright colours. It is actually a Police station but an ordinary building is turned into a spectacular one just by adding colours. You can't miss it and you can't resist clicking few pics.

Thank Karan_06A
Reviewed 12 October 2015

This building stands on Hill Street near the Singapore River & Clarke Quay. It has nothing special and is a police headquarter. But the facade multi-colored windows have turned it into a very colourful place.

Thank Christmate11
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