Singapore City Gallery

File:Model of Singapore Central Area - taken from Singapore City Gallery Third Floor, Mar 2014.JPG

urban planning museum in Maxwell Road, Singapore

Geographical coordinates: 1.27945 103.84517


English Singapore City Gallery

Located between historic Chinatown and the Central Business District, Singapore City Gallery is a three storey visitor centre which houses an enormous model replica, giving visitors a complete view of the Central Area of Singapore. It also shows the city's physical transformation past, present and future.

Formerly known as the URA Gallery, it was established in January 1999, and is currently still managed by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), a statutory board under the Ministry of National Development, whose role is to plan and facilitate Singapore's long term land use and physical development.

Source: Singapore City Gallery

Chenese 新加坡城市展览馆

新加坡城市展览馆 (英語:Singapore City Gallery)是一个位于新加坡的城市规划展览馆。可以看到市中心全景,以及新加坡的过去现在和未来。

Source: 新加坡城市展览馆


English Singapore City Gallery (URA Gallery)

3-storey visitor gallery with large scaled models of the entire country (ground floor) as well as the city centre (incredibly life-like), which provide good orientation of the country for first-timers. The gallery tells the history of Singapore's urban planning, various planning, design, and conservation strategies adopted to create a good living environment, sustainable development, and many others. Learn the story of Singapore's transformation from 3rd to 1st world, play games on land planning, and the expanse of land reclamation done on the island country. There are also wonderful images of old-new Singapore to browse, free walking maps to unique districts like Joo Chiat to pick up. It is in an office building. Just walk in and take the escalator up to 2nd floor for permanent exhibits.

Address 45 Maxwell Rd
Price Free
zh 新加坡城市展览馆
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