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Bicentennial Sumatran Kings to Stamford Raffles - 10 Sept
Sep
10
9:00 AM09:00
Bicentennial Special, Part 1: Sumatran Kings to Raffles - 14 Sept
Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Fort Canning - 21 May
May
21
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Fort Canning - 21 May

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Fort Canning, Cannons, Cannonballs & Buried Kings

Fort Canning is a microcosm of Singapore being witness to and reflecting over 700 years of Singapore’s history. From the heyday of the Malay kings of “Temasek” until British arrival in 1819, the hill has been the site for the seat of power. It’s been instrumental in the island’s trading economy; it has had military aspiration and witnessed some of the most dramatic events of Singapore’s past……..

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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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