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Reflections at Bukit Chandu

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Address: 31K Pepys Road, Singapore 118458, Singapore
Phone Number: (+65) 6375 2510
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Small but intersting museum

Nice museum about Singapore's role in the WW II. The items are exhibited in a modern way with a lot of multi-media.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Tobias D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice museum about Singapore's role in the WW II. The items are exhibited in a modern way with a lot of multi-media.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

It was a very interesting museum despite its small size. Very informative and really allows for visitors to have a better understanding of how the Malay Regiment contributed to the defense of Singapore in WW2. The staff at the museum were very helpful.

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Thank ImranJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Nice quiet peaceful place. A place to understand/ reflect one of the fiercest battle that took place in Singapore during World War II. A place to understand Singapore history better. Videos are a highlight during your trip. Note: no food and drinks allowed in the premises. Time needed is about 60mins. Advisable to travel via Taxi as place can be... More 

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Phnom Penh, Phnum Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

There are a number of WW2 themed exhibits throughout Singapore given the pivitol role played by this country at that time. This is a small one, focussing a particular event and is both uplifting and distressing at the same time. Its wonderfully pieced together and resides in a small villa some way out of down town - about a 15... More 

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Thank Michael F
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

The museum is small but interesting. It was quiet during our visit, not many visitors there. The exhibits are well-presented. Entrance fee for adults is SGD 2,- only. Located next to Kent Ridge Park. Parking is available nearby.

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Thank FerrisXL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This small museum is an excellent tribute to the Malay soldiers who defended the Ridge during WWII. Combine it with visits to Siloso Point, The Battlebox and the Labrador Nature Reserve pillboxes for an even more complete sense of Singapore's WWII experience. It is very easy to find the Southern Ridges Trails from Bukit Chandu. The Canopy Walk and trail... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This quaint site serves as a memorial and museum in remembrance of the Malay Regiment who fought and died, many to the last man, on the same grounds/area the museum sits on. Kent Ridge Park makes up the remnants of the forest and hills where these soldiers refused to run. This site is a must-see for those who appreciate history,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Once you are there at the small museum it is probably only a 1 - 2 hour visit. The museum is a restored black and white and tells the story of the Japanese invasion of Singapore in WWII , but primarily focusses on the Battle of Pasir Panjang , the site of the final stand of a Malay regiment against... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Small museum in poignant memory of 42 extremely brave Malay soldiers who defended Singapore against the merciless Japanese soldiers in World War 2. Singaporeans young and old will find this place worth the visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

Location - suggest that you take a lovely walk from the hort park, all the way up, to reach the museum and then perhaps do the southern ridges later. If not, just retrace your steps to the hort park, that's what I did. ;) The exhibits are interesting and the building has pleasant little grounds for walking. Museum is more... More 

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