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37 Kerbau Road Gholia's Village | Gholia’s Village, Singapore 219168, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very colorful house in Little India! Great place to visit for photos. It’s an absolute Instagram worthy location.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank HKTexican
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to visit if u like to see heritage building. Not so great but if u are in little India,just visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 362saurabhj
Reviewed February 24, 2019

This place is popular for taking pictures. Keeping this house in background, we found most of the visitors taking selfies. It is a colorful house with very simple architect. Can spend a few minutes here. MRT station Little India is just a minutes walk from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Architecturally, the house is pretty plain looking. But what makes it stand out is the garish color used in abandon to the entire building. It is fair to say this is one of a kind and is worth a visit just for that unusual photo...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Can't actually go in, but a neat photo stop. Can't really miss it - smack bang in the middle of Little India

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Natalie A
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Most tourists were doing their instagram photos! Not sure if people were very interested in the history. A must in the area!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 43Tah
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This very distinctive colourful building is located in little India area and it reflects the indians passion of bright colours. It is very pleasant and deserve a visit and taking some bright photos

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

It is a very nice place to visit, colorful and pleasant. walking in the streets around is nice and there are many places to eat.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

If you love to take a picture of something that is colorful, you should visit this place. House of Tan Teng Niah is a chinese house in the middle of Little India. It has its own magnet for everyone. We just spent 15 minutes to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Lynns98816
Reviewed May 7, 2018

The house of Tan Teng Niah in Little India is very colourful. it is worth seeing if you are visiting there.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank MBB1952
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Little India
With a strong local Indian community, this pocket of
Singapore can feel like another place and time. Wander
past traditional barbershops while local residents in
brightly colored saris patronize retailers from
decades past. Peruse streets lined with colorful shops
as the aroma of curry tempts you to indulge. Listen to
the Bollywood music echoing from storefronts and take
in the stalls selling bright flowers, fabrics, and
...More
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