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Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore, Singapore

 
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added on the 30th of September, 2010
There is no lack of museums in Singapore, which is not surprising at all, considering the rich culture and history of the city. The Asian Civilizations Museum is one of the most interesting museums in Singapore, especially if you are into Asian culture. It is one of Singapore's National museums, and it seeks to showcase the heritage of the various cultures present in the city.

There are several exciting exhibitions at the museum, for example the ACM collection which is the permanent exhibition, as well as temporary ones which bring all sorts of amazing artifacts that will offer you a broader perspective of Asian culture.


Address:
1 Empress Pl, Singapore 179555

Price:
$8, $4 for people over 60

Opening Hours:
Monday: 1pm to 7pm
Tuesday to Sunday: 9am to 7pm

On the web:
http://www.acm.org.sg/home/home.asp

 
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