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Affectionately known among locals as the "durian", Esplanade is one of the busiest arts centres in the world with about 3,000 performances presented yearly. Spot our prickly cladding in the middle of the central arts and cultural district, and take...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1 Esplanade Drive Esplanade - Theatres On the Bay, Singapore 038981, Singapore
Marina Bay
+65 6828 8377
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We rushed to be in the front row for the free night shows where lights were shone on water features. There are more shows on Saturdays. We drove and parked adjacent to the Esplanade. We then walked around the bay all the way to the...More

Thank RenWater70
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most innovative impressive theatres world wide; incorporates shops, restaurants, art displays and foyer concerts.

Thank Prashant N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good range of shows, drama, orchestra, concerts etc. Nice ambience. Our first fully equipped, world class concert hall. Kudos to the developers. Wish there was more variety in terms of language. Currently the focus is still on the English medium and that's a pity. More...More

Thank anupmat2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just went there for a restaurant in the shopping mall area and found that there will be free concert in the evening.

Thank bebe93942017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely views of Merlion Park, Theatres on the bay and Marina Bay Sands Hotel. Clean and neat. Sadly though the weather was cloudy and the place packed with tourists

Thank VeenaNaidoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Esplanade is a full entertainment area just next to Suntec Exhibition & Convention Centre and the Financial District of Singapore. It encompasses the Marina Bay Reservoir and is at the mouth of the Singapore River. Esplanade Theatres are shaped like Durian - Singapore's favourite love-hate...More

Thank ruumid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had been walking for around 9 hours when I stumbled upon this area. The was a live band playing at the theatre and they were very good and provided excellent entertainment for people passing. Was a very welcomed break from my long day!

Thank pangean_traveller
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There's both theatre shows and centre stage in the bayside part with concerts and happenings provided for free. Also check out the vinyl records store and a different kind of memorabilia available in the shops!

Thank Martin P
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Library located in a Theatre!! Snack and bars on the first floor, public library on the third! Find all media/entertainment files in this public library and enjoy the view. must go is the rooftop for a good photoshoot of the landscape of the area.

Thank Wai Keong S
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Beautiful architecture, superb acoustics, awesome location, and super nice staff.... This is a must for those who would like to have a wonderful musical experience at Singapore. Oh one thing I dont really like.. that green (?) color of the wall inside, near the stage....More

Thank Jeannard Jay T
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and other attractions all geared towards pure
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Happy T
July 10, 2016|
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Response from Esplanade_sg | Property representative |
Hey everyone! There's no dress code at Esplanade! You can wear whatever you like :)
July 7, 2016|
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Response from Esplanade_sg | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, if the seats are not labelled (restricted view), you should have a clear view of the stage from Circle 1 all the way up to Circle 3. Hope this helps, thanks!
September 4, 2015|
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Response from cianannalizavictoria | Reviewed this property |
one of the rooms has 2 pcs of double deck beds while the other room has a queen sized bed. Yes definitely this is spacious for your family