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Opening Weekend Special

When:

Sat Apr 6 2019, 11:00am–6:00pm
Sun Apr 7 2019, 11:00am–6:00pm

Where: National Museum Of Singapore, 93 Stamford Road , Museum, Singapore

Restrictions: All ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: Latest

This April to September, explore the complex history of food packaging in Singapore at the National Museum of Singapore’s new exhibition, Packaging Matters: Singapore’s Food Packaging Story from the Early 20th Century. Discover compelling stories of the pioneers and players that have shaped this history, and learn about the future of packaging and eco-friendly practices towards reducing our environmental footprint.

Join us for a fun-filled weekend of activities to celebrate the opening of the exhibition, as part of the Singapore Heritage Festival!

Food and Craft Market
Saturday, 6 April 2019 and Sunday, 7 April 2019
11am–6pm

Enjoy delicious treats and pick up eco-friendly food containers and products at our Food and Craft Market. Plus, look out for discounts at selected stores when you BYO containers!

Film Screenings and Indoor Picnic
Saturday, 6 April 2019 and Sunday, 7 April 2019
12noon–6pm

Catch screenings of Royston Tan’s Old Friends as well as selected finalists from the Singapore Heritage Short Film Competition 2018 throughout the day. Enjoy an indoor picnic while discovering the personal stories of the people who produce, retail and consume food in Singapore’s shifting heritage food landscape.

Drop-in Craft Activities
Saturday, 6 April 2019 and Sunday, 7 April 2019
11am–5pm

Spark your creativity with fun craft activities for all ages! Design your own lunch bag by creating unique brands with your family, print on a tote bag (while stocks last!), or try your hand at upcycling with glass bottles.

Live Music Performances
Saturday, 6 April 2019 and Sunday, 7 April 2019

Join us for live music performances by talented young musicians on and around our Red Steinway Piano!
Sat, 6 Apr, 1.30pm: Boon Lay Garden Primary School
Sun, 7 Apr, 2.30pm & 4pm: Voices of Singapore

Timmy & Tammy Discover Singapore Hawker Food - Storytelling by author Lianne Ong
Saturday, 6 April 2019 and Sunday, 7 April 2019
2pm and 3:30pm

Discover some favourite hawker dishes and popular ingredients in this engaging children’s storytelling session with author Lianne Ong!

Recommended for children aged 4 to 8.