- AddressPeranakan Museum
39 Armenian Street, Singapore 179941
- Phone(65) 6332 7591 / (65) 6332 3275
- Opening hoursDaily from 10:00 to 19:00
Fridays from 10:00 to 21:00
Operated by Asian Civilisations Museum, Peranakan Museum is a special dedicated museum showcasing the unique culture of Peranakan communities in South-East Asia. This museum contains distinctive collections of artifacts, furniture, and era clothing, representing the living culture of the Peranakan communities in the region.
Guide to Peranakan Museum
The Peranakan, also known as Straits Chinese, were the early Chinese immigrants to Indonesia during the 15th and 16th centuries who eventually settled in Malaysia and Singapore. The Peranakan culture, a unique hybrid culture, is still a component of Singapore’s living heritage.
The museum has 10 galleries displaying the finest and most comprehensive collections of Peranakan objects.
Peranakan Museum highlight guided tour
Monday to Friday 11:00, 14:00
Saturday & Sunday 11:00, 14:00, 15:00
Saturday & Sunday 11:30, 14:30
Tuesday to Friday 10:30
Every second Thursday of the month 11:30
Special exhibition guided tour
Tuesday to Thursday 12:30
Saturdays, Sundays 16:00
– Citizens & Permanent Residents: Free admission
– Visitors aged 6 and below: Free admission
– Foreign visitors: S$6.00 for sdult admission; S$3.00 for concession admission
How to get there
Bus lines: 124, 147, 166, 174, 174E and 190 (Walking 2 mins from bus stop B04143)
Nearest MRT station: Bras Basah MRT (CC2) (Walking 5 mins from Exit B)