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Seekor Singa, Seorang Putera, dan Sebingkai Cermin: Reflecting and Refracting Singapura

Oct 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - Jun 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

$1 – $2

This special exhibition explores Singapore’s significance in the maritime world through various Malay world perspectives and indigenous material culture, juxtaposing them against European colonial sources as a means to examine the history of Singapore prior to British and Dutch occupation in the Malay Archipelago.

Through resurfacing these earlier histories, narratives and representations, the exhibition presents multiple contexts to explain how the Malay community in 19th century Singapore came to be, and aims to expand historiographies of Singapore and its connections to the region.

Malay Heritage Centre Museum opening hours
Days Time
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm (Last admission 5:30 pm)
Monday Closed

Details

Start:
Saturday, 12 October 2019
End:
Sunday, 21 June 2020
Time:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$1 – $2
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Venue

Malay Heritage Centre
85 Sultan Gate
Phone:
6391 0450
Website:
https://www.malayheritage.org.sg/en

Organizer

Malay Heritage Centre
Phone:
6391 0450
Email:
NHB_MHC@nhb.gov.sg
Website:
https://www.malayheritage.org.sg/en