The Battle Box

museum in Singapore

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English The Battle Box

The Battle Box is the popular name of the Fort Canning Bunker, formerly known as Headquarters Malaya Command Operations Bunker, constructed under Fort Canning Hill, Singapore, as an emergency, bomb-proof command centre during the Malayan Campaign and the Battle of Singapore. The Battle Box is currently a museum and tourist attraction.

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German The Battle Box

The Battle Box ist der Name des ehemaligen Bunkerkomplexes unter Fort Canning in Singapur. Die Anlage diente während des Zweiten Weltkrieges als Kommandozentrum der Britischen Armee und wird heute als Museum genutzt.

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English Battle Box

The former HQ of the British army during World War II, now turned into an air-conditioned museum complete with animatronic figures retelling the events of the days before surrender. The nearest MRT station is Dhoby Ghaut, but it's a steamy hike up the hill. Guided tours only.

Address 2 Cox Terrace (Fort Canning Park)
Price Adult $18, child (7-12 years) $9 for one-hour tour
Last Edit2017-07-23
Wikidata Updated: Fri Jul 23 2021 07:40:57