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Singapore Philatelic Museum

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Address: 23B Coleman Street Singapore Philatelic Museum, Singapore 179807, Singapore
Phone Number:
+65 6337 3888
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9:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Mon 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue - Sun 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Singapore Philatelic Museum celebrates everything about the world of...

Singapore Philatelic Museum celebrates everything about the world of stamps, from their unique background and connection to important historical moments in history, to stamp design and important collections.

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Nice activity for an hour or so...

We visited to see the Harry Potter exhibition - and were not disappointed. The other sections were also fun.. Shakespeare, Singapore's History, etc. Nice central location & entry... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
suissunaifu
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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55 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my second visit to the Philatelic Museum, and this time, it's for the Harry Potter exhibition. The exhibition was definitely not disappointing. The other more regular exhibits are also a must-see if you are an avid stamp collector :)

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Thank smk1984
Singapore, Singapore
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29 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited to see the Harry Potter exhibition - and were not disappointed. The other sections were also fun.. Shakespeare, Singapore's History, etc. Nice central location & entry is free for locals ! The shop is stocked with lotsa stamps, first day covers & accessories !!

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Thank suissunaifu
Singapore, Singapore
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59 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is free for locals so bring along your IC. It is a very small museum with very limited space. Given its limitation, I believe the museum is doing its best to make the place as entertaining and education as it can be. The walking space can be very cramped and when it is crowded, touring this place can... More 

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Thank Kok Hoong F
Singapore, Singapore
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my third visit and I am lucky enough to get free admission as a Singaporean. The Harry Potter exhibition was the main attraction but everything that was displayed really amaze me! Another thing was, I did not realise there were stamps and old phone cards that can be bought at 20cents and 50cents respectively. Being able to look... More 

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Thank ADABTIFNY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

WHERE IS IT? On my visit to Singapore this time, I visited the Singapore Philatelic Museum. Not because I’m a collector of stamps or anything, but because of my friend told me there’s a Harry Potter Exhibition that is currently held in the museum. Singapore Philatelic Museum is a two storey buildings with several rooms that each hosts different themes.... More 

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Thank Priscilla T
Singapore
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99 reviews
57 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Currently there is the Harry Potter Exhibits (till 30th June 17) beside their usual history of philatelic & collection of the animal of the year (Monkey for 2016), plus other interesting collection. This museum offers many interactive displays that are child-friendly. However, do ensure that your child(ren) do not treat the place like a playground. A small shop at the... More 

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Thank BenBelYen
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

A well organized display of Singapore"s stamps from the time of its founding till the present time. It will be a stamp collectors joy .

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Thank EaglevisionLowe
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

A very educational and enriching experience for young and old. Impressive collection of stamps and first day covers. MANY other interactive exhibits going on this time including Shakespeare and Harry Potter. FREE for locals.

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Thank opl6800
Bengaluru, India
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

The Philatelic Museum was surprisingly a very interesting visit. Other than the various unique interesting postal stamps of various countries, one would also find creative and unique style of presentation that is very attractive. You can find stamps even from India depicting dance forms and historical ones that even in India, no one would have seen. There are miniature versions... More 

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Thank apreetha
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Lots of stamps to see here. Recommend for those who are stamp collecting enthusiasts. Best place to buy special stamps. All kinds of package available. Even you don't want to pay the enter fee for the museum, still worth a visit to the museum shop.

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