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Bukit Brown Cemetery

Lorong Halwa, Singapore, Singapore
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Old and unkept

This could've been hard to find but I snuck through a forest and stumbled upon the graves and then... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Norrkoping, Sweden
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An enriching experience

The Brownies conduct tours of the cemetary, they are a group of volunteers with a passion for... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
May-Sze L
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Lorong Halwa, Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

This could've been hard to find but I snuck through a forest and stumbled upon the graves and then I found a road with more gravestones next to it. They are building a highway straight through the cemetery and hopefully not everything is removed. It's...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2016

The Brownies conduct tours of the cemetary, they are a group of volunteers with a passion for history and preserving our past. I have been on 3 of their tours and each one are different offering insights into our past pioneers, their philanthropy works which...More

3  Thank May-Sze L
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We went for an introductory guided tour today. It was a marvellous experience. Our guide Darren is a fantastic speaker and knows how to engage audience. It was highly educational and a trip back in history and culture. I would highly recommend it and look...More

2  Thank Sraba
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

If you don't have anywhere anti go in Singapore to go for spookyness, this is the place. But make sure you go there at night and explore every inch of the cemetery. It's sad that such a remarkable plac going to die soon as there...More

Thank Arosh M
Reviewed June 5, 2016

I love this cemetery. It's unique for me and something you can just drive through. It's easy to do so I'm glad I drove through. It would be spooky to do at night and I don't know if it's even open. But it's a secluded...More

Thank John K
Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Well, nothing much but I can see lot of people coming here to walk or even bring their dog. It an old cemetery but soon will be remove due to redevelopment since like everyone is talking about

Thank Kum W
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

The oldest cemetery in singapore. Started since 1800s, many rich and famous people are buried here.it is one of the biggest cemetery in Asia with more than 200 hectares . Full of history here

1  Thank StanleyFoo
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

I was quite surprised to see so many people in Bukit Brown cemetery today (on my last visit I saw hardly anyone). But apparently it's tomb sweeping season, and as such the cemetery was packed. Still very interesting but I think I prefer the solitude...More

1  Thank KGB777
Reviewed March 27, 2016

Beautiful trees, very interesting graves. Sounds a bit kinky but worh seeing, it wont be there for long.

1  Thank silvusaak
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

I started from the polo club end of the trail. It was a wonderful experience - very unlike the usual singapore. It took about an hour to hike to adam road. Make sure u have sufficient water and a 4g phone with location turned on....More

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Response from biapol | Reviewed this property |
Actually the old access road via Lorong Halwa was available for access till about a month ago when the former gates were relocated to the new access road. There are now 2 access roads, depending on which part of the... More