|Sat Dec 12 2015, 12:00pm–6:00pm|
|Sun Dec 13 2015, 12:00pm–6:00pm|
|Sat Dec 19 2015, 12:00pm–6:00pm|
|Sun Dec 20 2015, 12:00pm–6:00pm|
Christmas Market at the National Museum of Singapore
Countdown to Christmas with 2 weekends of retail therapy and fun-filled activities! Come on down to the Christmas Market at the National Museum of Singapore.
Make Your Own Egyptian Cartouche & Face Painting
Venue National Museum of Singapore, Create Space, Level 3
Date 12 Dec 2015
Time 12pm to 5pm
Inspired by the Egyptian collection from the Treasures of the World exhibition, experience what it is like to be an Egyptian. Learn how to write in hieroglyphics with your own cartouche. What's more, you can get your face painted and become a Pharaoh for the day!
This activity is free. Limited to the first 500 children on a first-come, first-served basis.
Celebrating the festivities with Singapore’s Heritage Coffee
Venue National Museum of Singapore, Salon, Level 1
Date 12 Dec 2015
Time 2pm to 4pm
Way before the world of complex coffee lingo was introduced to Singapore, Singaporeans were enjoying coffee roasted with a dollop of butter. Learn how the tradition of butter coffee has transcended over time with the coffee enthusiast from 7Kickstart.
This presentation is free. Please email NHB_NM_Schools@nhb.gov.sg to register your interest. Limited to first 100 participants.
Back to Kampong! by IQkidz
Venue National Museum of Singapore, Perform Room, Level 3
Date 12 & 19 Dec 2015
Time 3.30pm to 4.30pm
Come explore and reminisce about Singapore's past by gaining insight into the activities and games that many Singaporean children who lived in kampong communities used to participate in. We have game stations that feature games like batu selembat, chapteh, zero-point, and many more. Show your children a game or two and share your growing up years with them to warm the hearts.
This programme is free. Please register on-site one hour before session starts. Each workshop is limited to 20 parent-and-child pairs.
Storytelling by Lianne Ong and Drawing Activity by James Tan
Venue National Museum of Singapore, Create Room, Level 3
Date 19 Dec 2015
Time 11am-12pm and 2pm-3pm
Join Lianne Ong, the author of Stacey Goes to the National Museum in an intimate story telling session and illustrator, James Tan as he takes you on the technique behind drawing the main characters of Stacey and her museum "tour guide", the gibbon.
This programme is free. Please register on-site one hour before session starts. Limited to the first 25 children. Recommended age: 5-9 years old.
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