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Singapore Philatelic Museum

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Address: 23B Coleman Street, Singapore 179807, Singapore
Phone Number: 65 6337 3888
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9:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Mon 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue - Sun 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Description: Singapore Philatelic Museum celebrates everything about the world of...
Singapore Philatelic Museum celebrates everything about the world of stamps, from their unique background and connection to important historical moments in history, to stamp design and important collections.
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Singapore's Stamp Museum

This is the place where you can pop into to learn the history of Singapore stamps. It's located near Fort Canning, and you can get there with a short walk from City Hall MRT... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This is the place where you can pop into to learn the history of Singapore stamps. It's located near Fort Canning, and you can get there with a short walk from City Hall MRT station. There are many interesting facets of stamps that you also learn here, such as the different materials that other countries use to make stamps, such... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

They are currently running a program on elvis presely and an entire area was dedicated to his life. Overall d meuseum was good and lots of tiny tots were to be seen with their teachers.

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

As a stamp collector, I found this museum fun. An Elvis Presley exhibit was featured and it is excellent for children. Items in the gift shop are high priced but this is a great stop for kids with interactive exhibits and many stamps on display.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Worth to visit.. All you need to know about history is all packaged here.. Good for both children and adult

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Chengdu, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This museum was such a pleasant surprise that far exceeded my expectations. This was my favorite museum visit in Singapore and a great value for the S$5 entrance fee. Truthfully, I went in to get out of the heat, expecting to look at a bunch of postage stamps. I was greeted by very friendly people and the museum is much... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This is a small museum tucked away in the city. Has some interesting displays around stamps and you can certainly buy stamps. What was disappointing was that you cannot find more singapore stamps if one wishes to. They also have some lovely postcards (cheap as!) and you can get a special stamp from the museum (at an additional price). Entrance... More 

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Mandaluyong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was once a Philatelist so visiting a Philatelic Museum brought me so much memories of how once upon a time i enjoyed the Hobby. The Museum is 2 floors. At the 1st level is where the Special Exhibit can be found (when we went it was about Elvis Presley), there is also the Museum Shop on the Ground Floor.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This time we dropped by the museum. Whilst small, it was particularly enjoyable. Stamps and memorabilia of Elvis Presley were on temporary exhibit so my wife enjoyed it too. The photo booth was great. Try the exhibits on the second floor too for glimpses of Singapore in the past.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This place is great. Free admission the 1st of January so when we passed by on the way to Fort Canning, we decided to have a look. This Museum is fun and we really enjoyed it. Lot's of stamps from all over the world and an exhibition of special and rare stamps made of many different materials and with smell.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We visited when the super hero exhibit was on. This place is small with exhibits on 2 floors. The lady at the ticket counter was very welcoming and actually waived my son's entrance fee and gave him a special philatelic museum strap for his MRT card. The super hero exhibit was on the ground floor along side a year of... More 

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Additional Information about Singapore Philatelic Museum

Address: Address: 23B Coleman Street, Singapore 179807, Singapore
Phone Number: 65 6337 3888
Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm

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