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Peranakan Museum, Singapore

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Familiarize yourself with a fascinating culture by exploring the exhibits of Peranakan Museum, specializing in the history of those descended from Chinese immigrants who arrived between the 15th and 17th centuries. Learn about all aspects of Peranakan life--from birth to death--as you walk through the museum. Check out the museum's prize exhibit, the Peranakan wedding bed, and try to imagine what it would be like to attend a traditional 12-day wedding. You can also see displays about traditional foods, customs, and the most influential Peranakan people in history. Consider taking a guided tour to enhance your experience. Make Peranakan Museum a part of your Singapore vacation plans using our Singapore online route planner.
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  • It was an amazing experience to discover every dimension of the mansion with Mr Ricky and to be guided by him during the tour. He's very knowledgeable and amiable. We have obtained a lot of... 
    It was an amazing experience to discover every dimension of the mansion with Mr Ricky and to be guided by him during the tour. He's very knowledgeable and amiable. We have obtained a lot of...  more »
  • This was the best museum we went to. it touched on the people who made this island their home. I was unaware so many cultures arrived, which made the island so multicultural. 
    This was the best museum we went to. it touched on the people who made this island their home. I was unaware so many cultures arrived, which made the island so multicultural.  more »
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  • Been once ( pre-Covid) and it’s a lovely place! It’s pretty cold and it’s quiet during weekday evenings.
  • Loves it but it’s currently closed.

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