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Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum

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The Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM) is Singapore’s first and only natural history museum. The museum, which traces its roots to the original Raffles Museum of 1878, is among the oldest such institution in the region. Established...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Conservatory Drive | National University of Singapore, Singapore 117377, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were at the natural history museum on 7 Dec (Friday) and it was just nice that there are free kids activities going on. My kids made some craft and sand terrarium and ornaments. The organizers were helpful and friendly. Inside the museum, everything was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't realize that there is a Natural Museum in Singapore, so I was pleasantly surprise to know that there's one now. Established only in April 2015, so its fairly new actually. You can get the tickets from the ticketing counter near the entrance. It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Great natural museum to spend some hours exploring. Great exhibitions. Dinosaurs in 1:1 (I guess). Exciting info on local wild life.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kkristen70
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

A thrilling museum with enough to keep one entertained. half a day there would suffice. 2 thumbs up. cheers

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LesterC172
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This was quite a treasure trove of exhibits, what a fantastic way to spend the weekend afternoon away from the malls! To be feeding one’s mind with knowledge that was sensorially enticing made it even more memorable. I just wished there was more to view...More

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

3 retively complete dinosaur fossils and a female sperm whale on display. A diversified collection of flora and animals natural history. Christmas Island special featuring crabs especially red and blue crabs.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank celine k
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

'Hidden' because it's in the University area, West Singapore, off the tourist grid. A beautifully curated museum. And quieter, we've never had to battle crowds or very small children. There's a variety of animal and plant displays carefully arranged, three dinosaurs, the skeleton of a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Emem2
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Brought my 7 year old to LKCNHM to see the exhibit on the dinosaur and the sperm whale exhibits. She was also fascinated with the regional plants and learn about flowers ,plants and Changi tree. The Diplodocid sauropods fossil exhibit was informative and even have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nibnew
Reviewed April 16, 2018

The Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM) offers you an amazing tour throughout Natural History, demonstrating how life evolved in our planet with its vast collection of artifacts and specimens. It is a non-profit museum that depends on donations and visitor's fee for the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Greeted with smile by staff Yuhanis.well explained on permanent and temporary collectionTicketed at $21 for adult. Very educational exhibits.definitely will come back with family.

Date of experience: April 2018
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