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Hear the past, touch the present and see the future at Singapore Discovery Centre. Enjoy a multi-sensory learning experience while gaining insights into Singaporeโ€™s dreams, aspirations and challenges!

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โ˜† ๐Ÿ” ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ – ๐—ง๐—›๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—จ๐—š๐—› ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜ ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ก๐—ฆ ๐—ข๐—™ ๐—ง๐—œ๐— ๐—˜:

Step into an immersive journey from past to present. Discover new stories and perspectives about Singapore.

๐Ÿ’ฐFree for Singaporeans & PRs!

โฐ Opening hours:

Weekdays

12:00pm to 7:00pm

(Last entry at 6:45pm)

Weekends, Public & School Term Holidays

11:00am to 8:00pm

(Last entry at 7:30pm)

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โ˜† โŒ› ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ – ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—ก๐——๐—•๐—ข๐—ซ:

Explore the complexities of contemporary Singapore with the Sandbox.

๐Ÿ’ฐ Free for Singaporeans & PRs!

โฐ Opening hours: As per above

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โ˜† ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ ๐—š๐—จ๐—œ๐——๐—˜๐—— ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ

Gain deeper insights on our Singapore Story through narration by Singapore Story Guides!

โฐ Opening hours:

Weekdays

2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm

Weekends, Public & School Term Holidays

12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm

๐Ÿ’ฐ $4/pax 3yo and up

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โ˜† ๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ:

Hop on a bus tour that gives you a glimpse of the SAFTI Military Institute.

๐Ÿ’ฐ Free for Singaporeans & PRs!

Tour timings:

Mondays to Fridays – 3pm

Weekends, Public & School Term Holidays – 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm

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โ˜† ๐Ÿฅณ ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜ ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ฌ ๐—š๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—จ๐—ก๐——

Dabble in some FUN and FREE seasonal-themed crafts for your little ones!

โฐ Opening hours:

Mon – Fri: 12pm to 7pm

Sat – Sun: 11am to 7pm

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โ˜† ๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ ๐—ถ๐—ช๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ž๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜:

Singapore’s largest flat-screen theatre featuring latest movies and Singapore stories films.

๐Ÿ’ฐ $7 on weekdays, $10 on weekends.

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โ˜† ๐ŸŽข ๐—ซ๐—— ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐Ÿฐ๐——:

Offers thrilling 4D simulation rides! Duration: 5 mins

Min height requirement: 1.2m

๐Ÿ’ฐ Adult – $10, Child – $8

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โ˜† ๐Ÿšฃโ€โ™‚๏ธ ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง:

Rent pedal boats for a leisurely scenic ride around the Discovery Lake!

โฐ Opening hours:

Saturdays & Sundays – 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Last ride at 6:45pm

(Subject to weather conditions)

Duration: ~15 mins

Min height requirement: 1.2m

Min 2 riders per boat ride.

๐Ÿ’ฐ 2 seater ($5/boat) or 4 seater ($10/ boat)

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โ˜† ๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐—•๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—–๐—ž ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ž๐—˜ ๐—™๐—”๐—–๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ:

Escape room

๐Ÿ’ฐ Adult – $30, Child – $24

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โ˜† ๐Ÿ”ซ ๐—•๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—–๐—ž ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ž๐—˜ ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ฆ๐—˜๐—ฅ ๐—•๐—”๐—ง๐—ง๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—™๐—œ๐—˜๐—Ÿ๐——:

Laser tag

  • Recommended age: 7yo & up. The weight of vest & phasor is 3KG
  • Covered shoes are compulsory.
  • Min 2 players, Max 12 players
  • All sharp objects and loose items including mobile devices are to be kept in the lockers provided prior to entering the arena.

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๐Ÿ’ฐ Adult – $15, Child – $12

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โ˜† ๐Ÿ”ซ ๐—–๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—ฆ๐—ฆ๐—™๐—œ๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐—ฃ๐—”๐—œ๐—ก๐—ง๐—•๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ – ๐—ง๐—˜๐—”๐—  ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ฌ:

Singapore’s only multi-tiered paintball arena!

For 14yo & up

Duration: Approximately 90mins

Cost: $120 (Up to 5 pax with 500 paints total)

Additional pax: $24/pax (with 100 paints each)

Max 5 vs 5 players per play

Photo Reel

Explore the Singapore Discovery Centre with us!

Look! The linkway leading to the Singapore Discovery Centre is fitted with solar panels!

This linkway is awarded the 'Longest Sheltered Walkway Fitted with Solar Panels' in the Singapore Book of Records on 31 Oct 2020!

Also check out the floating photovoltaic! Learning begins even before you enter the centre.

๐Ÿ” ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ - ๐—ง๐—›๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—จ๐—š๐—› ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜ ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ก๐—ฆ ๐—ข๐—™ ๐—ง๐—œ๐— ๐—˜
๐Ÿ’ฐ Free for Singaporeans & PRs!

For a full gallery experience, download the mySDC app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store to enjoy their AR interactives.

The Beginnings - Get transported back in time and explore the history of early Singapore through a new lens.

The Turning Point - Glimpse into stories of courage and resilience amid the overwhelming hardships of war.

Days Of Darkness - 10min film

Through the eyes of a young girl, experience the atrocities of the war and life under extraordinary and challenging circumstances in this short film.

Gain a deeper understanding of the tenacity and resilience displayed by our resistance forces, against the backdrop of the Japanese Occupation of Singapore.

A walk down history

Against All Odds - Explore Singaporeโ€™s tumultuous years as we overcome conflicting ideologies and acts of sabotage in our fight for sovereignty.

The 1983 Cable Car Tragedy -
Experience the harrowing ordeal of one of the worst civil disasters in our history through the lens of those at the scene

Building Our Foundations - Encounter the milestones in our developmental years as Singapore forged to build its economy and make its mark on the global stage.

โŒ› ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ - ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—ก๐——๐—•๐—ข๐—ซ
Explore the complexities of contemporary Singapore with the Sandbox.

Particles Of Change - Watch these sand particles come alive and make an imprint in your own way!

Battlefield Command - a co-op simulation game. Take on different roles and work collaboratively to defend against threats from land, air and sea!

The Situation Room - Be part of a team of key decision-makers and devise strategies to counter complex threats, like geo-strategic conflicts, as well as virus and disaster outbreaks.

The Interchange - watch live dramatic performances on a 360-degree screen dome

Our People, Our Home - Explore issues close to our hearts as the gallery delves into shared values and common spaces that bind us, define us, and inspire us, as Singaporeans and as a nation.

Fast Forward & The Interchange -
Take part in experiential learning and co-creation activities in this interactive space that seeks to enhance your understanding of Singaporeโ€™s challenges.

SDCity - Choose what goes into your futuristic city in this interactive playground!

Onward to Our Future - Celebrate our peopleโ€™s enterprising spirit and resilience, and explore how they adapt to the challenges and opportunities that the future will bring!

Wall of Wonders - Create your own digital sand art by selecting the desired attributes of the Singapore you hope to see in the future!

๐ŸŽข ๐—ซ๐—— ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐Ÿฐ๐——
Offers thrilling 4D simulation rides!

๐ŸŽข ๐—ซ๐—— ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐Ÿฐ๐——
Duration: 5 mins
Min height requirement: 1.2m
๐Ÿ’ฐ Adult - $10, Child - $8
Min height requirement: 1.2m
๐Ÿ’ฐAdult - $10, Child - $8

๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง

๐Ÿšฃโ€โ™€๏ธ ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง - Rent pedal boats for a leisurely scenic ride around the Discovery Lake!

๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง
2 seater @ $5/boat or 4 seater @ $10/ boat

Saturdays & Sundays - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Last ride at 6:45pm
(Subject to weather conditions)

Duration: ~15 mins
Min height requirement: 1.2m
Min 2 riders per boat ride.

๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ
FREE for Singaporeans and PRs

๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ
This tour offers a unique glimpse into the life of an officer cadet and the role of SAF in the defence and security of Singapore.

๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ - Get an exclusive tour around the 88-hectare training ground for officers-to-be.

Pose with a fighter jet located next to the pick-up/ drop-off location of the bus tour!

๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ ๐—ถ๐—ช๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ž๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ - Singapore's largest flat-screen theatre featuring latest movies and Singapore stories films.

๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐—•๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—–๐—ž ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ž๐—˜ ๐—™๐—”๐—–๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ: Escape room
๐Ÿ’ฐAdult - $30, Child - $24

๐Ÿฅณ ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜ ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ฌ ๐—š๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—จ๐—ก๐——
Drop by the Play Ground for some FUN and FREE seasonal-themed crafts for your creative little crafters!

Play Ground opening hours:
Mon - Fri: 12pm to 7pm
Sat - Sun: 11am to 7pm

You can also find interactive wall activities around Singapore Discovery Centre!

Shop @ SDC before you go!

Singapore Discovery Centre - Bean There, Done That!:) ๐Ÿฅณ

Explore the Singapore Discovery Centre with us!

Look! The linkway leading to the Singapore Discovery Centre is fitted with solar panels!

This linkway is awarded the 'Longest Sheltered Walkway Fitted with Solar Panels' in the Singapore Book of Records on 31...

Also check out the floating photovoltaic! Learning begins even before you enter the centre.

๐Ÿ” ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ - ๐—ง๐—›๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—จ๐—š๐—› ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜ ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ก๐—ฆ ๐—ข๐—™ ๐—ง๐—œ๐— ๐—˜ ๐Ÿ’ฐ Free for Singaporeans & PRs!

For a full gallery experience, download the mySDC app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store to enjoy...

The Beginnings - Get transported back in time and explore the history of early Singapore through a new lens.

The Turning Point - Glimpse into stories of courage and resilience amid the overwhelming hardships of war.

Days Of Darkness - 10min film

Through the eyes of a young girl, experience the atrocities of the war and life under extraordinary and challenging circumstances...

Gain a deeper understanding of the tenacity and resilience displayed by our resistance forces, against the backdrop of the Japanese...

A walk down history

Against All Odds - Explore Singaporeโ€™s tumultuous years as we overcome conflicting ideologies and acts of sabotage in our fight...

The 1983 Cable Car Tragedy - Experience the harrowing ordeal of one of the worst civil disasters in our history...

Building Our Foundations - Encounter the milestones in our developmental years as Singapore forged to build its economy and make...

โŒ› ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—˜๐—ก๐—ง ๐—˜๐—ซ๐—›๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฆ ๐—š๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฌ - ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—ก๐——๐—•๐—ข๐—ซ Explore the complexities of contemporary Singapore with the Sandbox.

Particles Of Change - Watch these sand particles come alive and make an imprint in your own way!

Battlefield Command - a co-op simulation game. Take on different roles and work collaboratively to defend against threats from land,...

The Situation Room - Be part of a team of key decision-makers and devise strategies to counter complex threats, like...

The Interchange - watch live dramatic performances on a 360-degree screen dome

Our People, Our Home - Explore issues close to our hearts as the gallery delves into shared values and common...

Fast Forward & The Interchange - Take part in experiential learning and co-creation activities in this interactive space that seeks...

SDCity - Choose what goes into your futuristic city in this interactive playground!

Onward to Our Future - Celebrate our peopleโ€™s enterprising spirit and resilience, and explore how they adapt to the challenges...

Wall of Wonders - Create your own digital sand art by selecting the desired attributes of the Singapore you hope...

๐ŸŽข ๐—ซ๐—— ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐Ÿฐ๐—— Offers thrilling 4D simulation rides!

๐ŸŽข ๐—ซ๐—— ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐Ÿฐ๐—— Duration: 5 mins Min height requirement: 1.2m ๐Ÿ’ฐ Adult - $10, Child - $8 Min height...

๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง

๐Ÿšฃโ€โ™€๏ธ ๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง - Rent pedal boats for a leisurely scenic ride around the Discovery Lake!

๐—ฃ๐—˜๐——๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—•๐—ข๐—”๐—ง 2 seater @ $5/boat or 4 seater @ $10/ boat Saturdays & Sundays - 3:00pm to 7:00pm Last...

๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ FREE for Singaporeans and PRs

๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ This tour offers a unique glimpse into the life of an officer cadet and the...

๐Ÿš ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—™๐—ง๐—œ ๐— ๐—œ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ - Get an exclusive tour around the 88-hectare training ground for officers-to-be.

Pose with a fighter jet located next to the pick-up/ drop-off location of the bus tour!

๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ ๐—ถ๐—ช๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ž๐—ฆ ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—”๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—˜ - Singapore's largest flat-screen theatre featuring latest movies and Singapore stories films.

๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐—•๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—–๐—ž ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ž๐—˜ ๐—™๐—”๐—–๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ: Escape room ๐Ÿ’ฐAdult - $30, Child - $24

๐Ÿฅณ ๐—ง๐—›๐—˜ ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ฌ ๐—š๐—ฅ๐—ข๐—จ๐—ก๐—— Drop by the Play Ground for some FUN and FREE seasonal-themed crafts for your creative little...

Play Ground opening hours: Mon - Fri: 12pm to 7pm Sat - Sun: 11am to 7pm

You can also find interactive wall activities around Singapore Discovery Centre!

Shop @ SDC before you go!

Singapore Discovery Centre - Bean There, Done That!:) ๐Ÿฅณ

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