Malay Heritage Centre
Address:85 Sultan Gate, Singapore 198501
Getting there:Take the MRT to Bugis MRT Station (EW12). Walk along Victoria St past Raffles Hospital and Golden Landmark Shopping Centre and turn right into Arab Street. Turn left into North Bridge Rd past Singapore Zam Zam Restaurant, and turn right across the road to Kandahar Street. The Malay Heritage Centre is on the left.
Contact:(+65) 6391 0450
Operating Hours:Malay Heritage Centre Compound:
Daily from 8am - 9pm
Malay Heritage Centre Museum:
Mon: 10am - 6pm
Tue - Sun: 1pm - 6pm
Description: Learn about the culture and history of the Malay community in the Malay Heritage Museum located at Istana Kampong Glam. Two storeys high, the museum houses nine galleries that tell the story of the Singapore Malays - their roots, struggles, aspirations and role in the nation-building process. From artifacts, audio-visual presentations, replica models and paintings, see the life of the Malays from the early years to present-day Singapore.