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National Gallery Singapore

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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National Gallery Singapore Admission
From US$14.95*
National Gallery Singapore Admission
From US$14.95*
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Situated in the heart of Singapore’s Civic District, National Gallery Singapore oversees the largest public collection of modern art in Southeast Asia. Housed in two beautifully restored national monuments – City Hall and former Supreme Court – are...more
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1 St. Andrew's Road #01-01 National Gallery Singapore, Singapore 178957, Singapore
+65 6271 7000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worth visiting with centralized location and easily accessible via public transport or taxi. Staff are super friendly and engaging, and talks to u about the exhibitions going on. Do feel free to ask anything from them.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelholicc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I do not know. Probably it is the building. Probably it is the collection. Or maybe how they manage to arrange the collection in the spaces available. Visiting this place always gives me a content feeling afterwards. I come here a couple of times a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Ade212
Reviewed 3 days ago

During a short visit with my wife to singapore we visited this museum, we spent about 2 hours here while it was raining outside. apart from the art collection the museum also offers a great introduction to the history of singapore and the past colonial...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank timetraveller64
Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here one afternoon, the staff are friendly and professional. The place is clean, beautiful and the art pieces a delight to view. Would come again!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank runningnose
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the exhibitions of Wu Guanzhong: Expressions of Pen & Palette as well as Minimalism: Space Light Object, all housed within the National Gallery Singapore which is within the converted Supreme Court and Old City Hall buildings. The buildings are beautiful and wonderfully converted...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LondonFamily88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting exhibitions but well spaced out over two ajoining buildings so not the easiest place to Navigate. Staff very helpful. Cafe busy but useful system of small pagers to let you know when your food is ready. Best part is to go to the rooftop...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank El-shmucko
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to see Singapore and South Asian culture. you can observe the world’s largest collection of Singapore and Southeast Asian art. the gallery Consisting of modern and contemporary art. informative and educational. this is a good place for a research and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jane3235
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really cool place with a lot of history regarding Singapore. Can take you a couple of days to see the entire place especially with the special exhibitions. To get most of the building highlights I suggest that you do a tour which is free with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RahulMD
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gallery contains some magnificent works by local artists. They are displayed well in enormous spaces. Take a tour with one of the volunteers to really discover the collection. Some guides will also point out features of the new building, which is a re-vamp of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BrissieJim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If the answer to any of the above is, "Yes", then you should definitely consider visiting the National Gallery of Singapore. It's easy to get to. Several MRT stations are nearby but City Hall is closest - and that is probably because half of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Virna A
19 November 2017|
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Response from jodettek | Reviewed this property |
Hi They are very different places. I liked the gallery, the art was fabulous and the views from the cafe/balcony on the top floor were fabulous. If you like history, you should go to the museum Cheers Jo
Ann A
1 August 2017|
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Response from bctanbc | Reviewed this property |
crowd start on 11AM >
Fransisco M
2 July 2017|
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Response from bctanbc | Reviewed this property |
around $20 ticket for non local/PR