Address:Orchard Road, Singapore 238823
Getting there:Take the MRT to Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station (NS24) and walk across Orchard Road.
Contact:(+65) 6736 6622
Operating Hours:On selected days: 8.30am - 6pm (Chinese New Year, Deepavali, Hari Raya Puasa, Labour Day, National Day).
Description: The Istana building stands today at 140 m above sea level. It is similar in architecture to many 18th Century neo-Palladian style buildings designed by British military engineers in India and has a tropical layout like a Malay House. The grounds also has other areas of interest like the Swan Pond and Japanese Garden.