Group Visits

Group Visits - Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre

Programmes We Offer

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For Schools

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For Schools

Our gallery is open daily from 10am – 8pm. School groups may request to visit the exhibition earlier at 9am. A minimum of 20 students is required for such requests.


Educators may lead students to explore the SINGAPO人 exhibition independently. Requests must be sent at least three weeks prior to your date of visit. Each session may accommodate a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 40 students.

Tour Times :
2pm – 8pm (Monday)
10am – 8pm (Tuesday to Friday)

Self-guided tours are free, to make a booking request, fill up the Self-Guided Form and send it to us at [email protected].


Embark on an interactive learning journey around the SINGAPO人 exhibition led by our trained facilitators. Choose from specially designed guided tours, with themes ranging from identity, to history, and experience a new way of learning outside the classroom.

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Learn more about Chinese Singaporean culture from our trained facilitators as they take students on a guided tour of the SINGAPO人 exhibition. Complete your session with an exciting hands-on workshop inspired by the exhibition. Choose from programmes which have been specially developed to offer students a holistic learning experience. Students can express their creativity and originality through a range of activities from craft making to art techniques, to music-making and songwriting.

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Are you an educator looking for home-based learning programmes? Or alternative learning methods for your students in class? Using a blend of online live teaching, multi-media formats, handouts and craft materials, we have some engaging programmes to achieve your learning outcomes. Watch the highlights of our Online School Programmes.

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Partnership Programmes

Poppy – An Interactive Digital Play

Responding to Kuo Pao Kun’s Silly Little Girl and The Funny Old Tree, Poppy follows the story of a teenage environmentalist in present-day Singapore. It combines interactivity, social media, camera wizardry and live performance to tell a re-imagined tale about loss and the fight to protect what you love.


Jointly presented by the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre & The Theatre Practice Education Project. The Theatre Practice is the Fourth Singapore Chinese Cultural Contribution Award recipient under the Organisation Category. For more details, visit here.


Performance Dates & Time: All year round (To be discussed with the organization or school)
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes (Inclusive of the post-show dialogue)
Language: Mandarin or English (Please choose one)
Target Audience: Secondary, Tertiary (Class or Assembly Show)
Audience Size: Maximum 250
Fee: $2,000 + prevailing GST (Tote Board Arts Grant can be used)

Digital edition only


Please email [email protected] to make a booking request. Due to the interactive nature of this Zoom play, please call 6337 2525 to find out more about how to ensure the best viewing experience for your students.


Junior Guide Training Programme

Are you an educator looking for ways to improve your students’ public speaking skills? Or are you looking for service-learning projects where your students can contribute to, and make an impact on society?


Join us on the Junior Guide Training Programme, where students get a chance to polish their speaking, language, writing and listening skills. After learning about our exhibition SINGAPO人, the trained student ambassadors can get a chance to put their skills to practice by leading their peers around.


Day: Weekdays
Duration: 7 hours
Language: English/ Mandarin
Relevant Subjects: English / Chinese Language, Character & Citizenship Education
Age group: Recommended for Primary 5 students and above


This programme is free and would require all students to complete the 7-hour programme. Schools can request for one full day programme or two half-day sessions. After the training programme, these student ambassadors must bring at least a class of students on a guided tour of SINGAPO人.


Requests for this Junior Guide Training Programme must be sent at least five weeks prior to your date of training. Each training request may accommodate a maximum of 20 students. Please download and fill up the Junior Guide Training Programme Form and email to [email protected] to make your booking request.

For Educators

The Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre supports educators in connecting students with the learning of Chinese Singaporean culture.

Sessions for Educators

Join us for a tour of the upcoming SINGAPO人 exhibition in this educators-only event. You will be able to gather insights into the making of this exhibition, as well as bring back a specially-designed resource material to prepare for future visits with your students.

Multi-purpose Hall, Level 7 (24 June 2021)
Creative Box, Level 6 (25 June 2021)
Price: Free. Registration is required.
Date: 24 June 2021 (Chinese) and 25 June 2021 (English)
Time: 2pm – 5pm

These sessions are organised especially for in-service educators teaching in local schools. These tours are conducted in English or Mandarin. Each session is three hours long and requires a minimum of five participants. Registration closes four days prior to the start of the session.

Registration is closed.

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Online Sessions for Educators

Discover something new and exciting for your students through presentations and discussions of our SINGAPO人 exhibition. You’d uncover the depths about Chinese Singaporean culture through different aspects such as food, language, and customs! Participants will be introduced to some specially designed resources to help prepare for future visits with their students.

Venue: Zoom
Price: Free. Registration is required.
Date: 25 November 2021 (Chinese) and 26 November 2021 (English)
Time: 3pm – 5pm

These sessions are organised especially for in-service educators teaching in local schools. Each session requires a minimum of five participants and registration closes four days prior to the start of the session.

Please register here.

For General Public

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Are you a parent with a young child?

Pick up a copy of THE SINGAPO人 HUNT Little Explorer to explore the exhibition with your little ones where you can look for magical shadows and hunt for that chou chou pillow. For older children (10 years and above), grab a copy of The Great SINGAPO人 Adventure and get your pencil ready for some crossword puzzles and drawing activities.

To keep you safe, visitors are required to be:

  • Fully vaccinated individuals
  • Recovered individuals
  • Individuals with a valid negative pre-event test result
  • Children aged 12 years and below
    • *If there is more than one child aged 12 years and below in the group of two persons, both children must be from the same household.


English tour: 3 pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Mandarin tour:  4 pm (Saturday and Sunday)


These tours are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Visitors may walk-in and register at the front desk on Level 2. Each tour is limited to 10 participants (in sub-groups of 2 pax and excluding the docent) due to safe management measures. To know more about COVID-19 measures for exhibition visitors, click here.

Private Guided Tours

Corporations and travel agencies may request for a guided tour of the SINGAPO人 exhibition during our opening hours. Led by our trained facilitators, take this chance to deepen your understanding of what it means to be a Chinese Singaporean. Each tour needs a minimum of 20 persons and may accommodate a maximum of 40 persons. This hour-long tour may be conducted in English or Mandarin.

Price: $10 per person (before GST)
Duration:  1 hour


To make a booking request, fill up the Private Tour Form and send it to us at [email protected]. Requests must be sent at least five weeks prior to your date of visit.

Free Group Guided Tours

The group guided tour is free for social welfare organisations, MOE schools, government agencies and SCCC partners. Virtual guided tours are also available.

To make a booking request, fill up the Group Visit Form and send it to us at [email protected]. Tour requests must be sent at least 4 weeks prior to date of tour commencement. Each physical tour may accommodate a maximum of 10 persons and virtual tour may accommodate to a maximum of 100 persons.

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CultureDiscover Series: Special Tours at the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre

How did Chinese Singaporeans develop the habit of having kaya toast for breakfast, and what is kopi siudai? Why do Chinese Singaporeans lohei during Chinese New Year and observe Zhongyuan in the seventh lunar month? How did these habits and practices develop, and what are some other Chinese Singaporean customs? Join a tour specially curated for new citizens and non-Singaporeans to better appreciate the distinctiveness of Chinese Singaporean culture. Each session includes a guided tour and short discussion segment.

Tour is free. Suitable for those aged 15 and above. Each participant will also receive a complimentary bottle of Cooling Water from Three Legs brand.

Date: 4 September 2021 4 December 2021
Time: 10am — 11.30am (registration from 9.45am)
Tour Dates: 4 September; 9 October; 6 November; 4 December 
Venue: SINGAPO人: Discovering Singapore Chinese Culture, Singapore Chinese Culture Centre, Level 2
Event Language:  Conducted in English & Mandarin


Register online now!

4 September 2021 [FULL]
9 October 2o21 [FULL]
6 November 2021 [Book Now]
4 December 2021 [Book Now]

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School Holiday Online Programme: Spot the Cultural Difference

Curated and conducted by Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre & Preschool Market

What are some commonly celebrated Chinese festivals around the world? What is so distinctive about our food and language?

In this engaging and informative workshop, your child will get to discover the fun things about being a Chinese Singaporean! Be led through a quick showcase of the popular SINGAPO人: Discovering Chinese Singaporean Culture exhibition from the comforts of your home, take part in an interactive quiz about the way local Chinese celebrate traditional festivals, and learn how our language and food are so uniquely Singaporean.  

What’s more, you will also get a chance to create your craftwork of our local snack – the Tu Tu Kueh! Materials are provided.

Date: 8 September 2021 (Wednesday)
Time: 10.30am – 11.30am (Conducted in Mandarin)
2pm – 3pm (Conducted in English)
Duration:  60 minutes
Price: $20 per parent-child, inclusive of material fees
Venue: Zoom


*Price includes material fees, which will be sent to your mailing address. Recommended for children of ages 5 – 9 years old. Minimum of 8 children and maximum of 20 children per session. 

*Enjoy 20% early bird discount until 1 September 2021.

This programme is held in conjunction with our exhibition, SINGAPO人: Discovering Chinese Singaporean Culture. 

Registration is closed.