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Hort Park & Gillman Barracks - 21 June
Jun
21
9:00 AM09:00

Hort Park & Gillman Barracks - 21 June

Walking Tour of Hort Park & Gillman Barracks: Nature, Art & Heritage! - 21 June

This historic patch of southern Singapore offers a bit of everything — lush greenery, colonial-era architecture, major WWII battle history, and edgy art galleries.

Come with us on a walking tour that starts with a visit to some lovely heritage buildings that have been absorbed into the fabric of Hort Park, a 9-hectare national park tucked into the Southern Ridges…… more info >

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Crazy Rich Asians - 3 July
Jul
3
9:00 AM09:00

Crazy Rich Asians - 3 July

If you haven’t gotten your fix of Crazy Rich Asians (CRA) — and who has!! — join our unique "In the Footsteps of Crazy Rich Asians" tour. We’ll take you to some of the wonderful real sites featured in Kevin Kwan's best-selling book and just-premiered blockbuster movie as well as places that inspired the storyline and characters…..

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Tuesday Walk: Tiong Bahru - 16 July
Jul
16
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Tiong Bahru - 16 July

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Tiong Bahru

Touted as one of the world’s coolest neighbourhoods by Vogue, ‘Singapore’s hippest hood’ by CNN and by locals as one of the most happening, everyone loves Tiong Bahru's old world charm.

Visiting this quaint neighbourhood, you immediately notice an intriguing mix of old and new…..

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Tuesday Walk: Treasures of Orchard Road - 23 July
Jul
23
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Treasures of Orchard Road - 23 July

The name “Orchard Road” conjures up visions of gleaming shopping, office and apartment towers, filled with glitzy shops, glamorous hotels and high-end restaurants run by celebrity chefs. But dig a little deeper and you’ll find that there’s a rich history lurking around today’s Orchard Road.

We’ll show you the fascinating known nooks and crannies that bear testament to its earlier years as an area dominated by plantations, farms, and yes, orchards plus 19th-century colonial-era homes and buildings that survive today! …….

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Bicentennial Tour: 200 Years of Medicine - 17 Aug
Aug
17
9:00 AM09:00

Bicentennial Tour: 200 Years of Medicine - 17 Aug

Bicentennial Tour: 200 Years of Medicine in Singapore —Part 1, Tiger Tails & Tiger Balm to Medical Tourism

Singapore’s multi-faceted history reaches back over 700 years. The arrival of Sir Stamford Raffles on behalf of the British East India Company (EIC) in 1819 marked a turning point that set the island on a new trajectory, and launched it onto the global stage…….

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 Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour -  28 Aug
Aug
28
9:00 AM09:00

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour - 28 Aug

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour, Including Sampling!

What makes Tiong Bahru unique? So many things! Beyond its architecture, history and urban layout, we believe it's the neighbourhood's appetising and multi-course food heritage that make Tiong Bahru so special!

Join us as we get a taste of life in the area from its beginnings as an SIT housing project, to its heyday as a glamorous "Den of Beauties!" Walk through gardens that supplied "wartime kitchens," and take a bite out of food items that were common during the Japanese Occupation……..

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Flying Up to Seletar! - 8 June
Jun
8
9:00 AM09:00

Flying Up to Seletar! - 8 June

Seletar is synonymous with flying, from 1928 as a flying Royal Air Force station (RAF) Seletar and also as Singapore's first international airport.

In addition to exploring its role in the defence of Singapore, we will also discover its history, its geography, its rural pre-RAF days and of course its modern role as an Aerospace hub……..

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Emerald Hill Walking Tour - Thurs 16 May
May
16
9:00 AM09:00

Emerald Hill Walking Tour - Thurs 16 May

Come & discover the history & stories behind one of Singapore's most beautiful enclaves. Situated a stone's throw from Orchard Road, it's like a little oasis of tranquility!

Discover the old railway track, and a little jewel of a Chinese temple, & hear your guide's personal memories of this fantastic conservation area.

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WW2 Themed Literary Evening in Seletar - Fri 10 May
May
10
7:00 PM19:00

WW2 Themed Literary Evening in Seletar - Fri 10 May

Come and join author and scriptwriter Liz Coward at her delightful Seletar home where she will share the story of her acclaimed World War Two memoir, Blood and Bandages. Over a selection of cheeses and a glass or two of wine (included in your ticket), Liz will describe the incredible work of the RAMC’s field ambulance and the moving story of one of its nursing orderlies, William Earl.

In addition, we are offering a special WW2 tour later in the year which will explore how medical care was provided coming up to and during the Japanese invasion of Singapore in early 1942. More information about this will be available at the Literary evening on May 10.

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Bicentennial Tour: 200 Years of Education - Sat 27 April
Apr
27
9:30 AM09:30

Bicentennial Tour: 200 Years of Education - Sat 27 April

200 years of Education in Singapore—Madrassas & Convent Schools to World's Top Math Scores

Singapore’s multi-faceted history reaches back over 700 years. The arrival of Sir Stamford Raffles on behalf of the British East India Company (EIC) in 1819 marked a turning point that set the island on a new trajectory, and launched it onto the global stage….. 

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Crazy Rich Asians - Thur 18 April
Apr
18
9:00 AM09:00

Crazy Rich Asians - Thur 18 April

If you haven’t gotten your fix of Crazy Rich Asians (CRA) — and who has!! — join our unique "In the Footsteps of Crazy Rich Asians" tour. We’ll take you to some of the wonderful real sites featured in Kevin Kwan's best-selling book and just-premiered blockbuster movie as well as places that inspired the storyline and characters…..

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Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour - Thur 11 April
Apr
11
9:00 AM09:00

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour - Thur 11 April

** Fully Booked **

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour, Including Sampling!

What makes Tiong Bahru unique? So many things! Beyond its architecture, history and urban layout, we believe it's the neighbourhood's appetising and multi-course food heritage that make Tiong Bahru so special!

Join us as we get a taste of life in the area from its beginnings as an SIT housing project, to its heyday as a glamorous "Den of Beauties!" Walk through gardens that supplied "wartime kitchens," and take a bite out of food items that were common during the Japanese Occupation……..

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Bukit Brown: Tales of Sook Ching & Qing Ming
Mar
17
9:00 AM09:00

Bukit Brown: Tales of Sook Ching & Qing Ming

Join us for a pre-Qing Ming walk around the iconic Bukit Brown cemetery, the largest Chinese cemetery outside of China, with Claire Leow, co-founder of "All Things Bukit Brown."

It has been 76 years since the Sook Ching massacre, when some 50,000 Chinese men were murdered by Japanese troops in the early days of their Occupation in 1942. Hear the stories of personal bravery and sacrifice as well as those of communal action taken by the ordinary folk who pulled together in the wake of the shock of the Allied surrender and under the brutal reign of the Japanese.

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