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Singapore Discovery Centre

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great activity for family with kids

It’s free admission for Singaporean / PR. We loved the SAFTI bus tour. However some of the... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
stlin
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Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
the kids loved it

As we were in neighbourhood visiting tiger brewery we decided to stop here. Not a bad way to spend... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
JohnG3121
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Sep 9, 2018
“Great activity for family with kids”
Jan 28, 2018
“the kids loved it”
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The Singapore Discovery Centre’s mission is to inspire a desire in the locals to contribute to Singapore’s future, through the sharing of the Singapore Story in an interactive and interesting way.
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510 Upper Jurong Road Singapore Discovery Centre, Singapore 638365, Singapore
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+65 6792 6188
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

A interactive exhibition of Singapore history and understanding how singapore evolve over time including the first batch of Singaporeans enlisted into the army and the first riots in Singapore. A definitely must go if you want to have a quick brief on Singapore history!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

It’s free admission for Singaporean / PR. We loved the SAFTI bus tour. However some of the equipment in the gallery doesn’t seem working properly and not much staffs around to help.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Extremely dated. Its a "museum" of Singaporean propaganda stuck in the 90s. It's free if you are a local , so if you want to just have a look it's ok , but deff not something I would pay to see. It is also not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Boring activities. Many of the interactive play did not work. Instructions are lacking and there’s a lack of personnel there to assist. Screens and info too wordy and not interesting at all. Paddle boats Not activated daily. Activities on some days and off other days...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

As we were in neighbourhood visiting tiger brewery we decided to stop here. Not a bad way to spend a few hours. Loved eating lunch outside near pond

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2017

Ignoring the fact that the Discovery Centre is in a far-flung corner of the island, the visit was disappointing. The exhibits are old, technology used very outdated - some weren't even responsive anymore. The only visitors i saw were school children forced to visit to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank candiesss
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit to the centre. On my first visit, we were there to assist in a film screening organized by my grassroot organization. We visited the Singapore Discovery Museum in a rush but I did not have much impression of the exhibit...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

Lots of good stuff here, which is my only reason to visit Joo Koon. Service here is great, as the staff are all smiles and helpful. SDC has changed quite a bit since I last visited 5 years ago, but the overall feel is similar....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Edward_LSL
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Worth every penny if you join the membership. We usually go for the blockbuster movies. Have to start q-ing at 9am; thats when it opens and especially if show is just released. Parking is free and the food court is good. There are 4D simulator...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank rae_hunt
Reviewed February 21, 2017

My school brought us here for our learning journey! It was a wonderful experience! We learnt about many different ways in surviving in the jungles and wars and the basic needs for soldiers. We learnt about concealing, cover and camouflage, and also tried out their...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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stephanieydnk
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Response from waimengy2017 | Reviewed this property |
Can't recall the actual charges, but you can look from the SDC website, under Admission page.
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