Once Upon a Time on the Orient Express
Sat Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – Sun Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm
The pop-up attraction “Once Upon A Time on The Orient Express” will open in Singapore this December 2020 at the West Lawn of Gardens by the Bay, until June 2021. This follows its 2014 exhibition in Paris that detailed the history of the Orient Express in a showcase that unveils a fairy-tale universe related to travel, culture and gastronomy.
Singapore is the first destination outside of France to host this historical and educational presentation that will present some of the most extraordinary objects and documents from the train’s centuries old history.
Visitors will trace the legacy of the this luxury train service that started in 1883, and in doing so, discover events that had transformed the world, and shaped the map.
Step upon a reconstituted train platform and relive the emotions of travellers who boarded the Orient Express. Wander through showrooms and embark on fascinating journeys displayed in evocative giant trunks that encapsulate the history of the Orient Express. If you’ve ever wanted to bask in the romance of luxury train travel, this is the time, and the place, to do so now.