Exterior View, National Museum of Singapore

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Interior View, National Museum of Singapore
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Interior View, National Museum of Singapore

Exterior View, National Museum of Singapore

Exterior View, National Museum of Singapore

Interior View, National Museum of Singapore
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Interior View, National Museum of Singapore

Interior View, National Museum of Singapore
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Interior View, National Museum of Singapore

Interior View, National Museum of Singapore
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Interior View, National Museum of Singapore

Founded in 1887, the National Museum of Singapore (NMS) is the island state’s oldest museum. It features Singapore History and Living Galleries, which adopt cutting-edge and multifaceted ways of presenting history and culture in order to redefine the conventional museum experience. The NMS is also custodian to ten National Treasures. In addition to presenting thought-provoking exhibitions involving critically important collections of artefacts, this cultural landmark also plays host to the city’s vibrant festivals, performances and film screenings

Collection Highlights


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The Mace of the City of Singapore
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John Michael Houghton

Singapore from the Rocky Point

John Singer Sargent

Portrait of Sir Frank Ahelstane Sweetenham
Photo: Courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore
Farquhar Epergne
National Museum of Singapore : Collection Highlights
Photo: Courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore
The Mace of the City of Singapore, 1953
Collection of the National Museum of Singapore
Photo: Courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore

John Michael Houghton

Singapore from the Rocky Point, 1819
Collection of the National Museum of Singapore

John Singer Sargent

Portrait of Sir Frank Ahelstane Sweetenham, 1904
Collection of the National Museum of Singapore
Photo: Courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore
Farquhar Epergne, 1824
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Collection of the National Museum of Singapore
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