Your First Step
to Discovering Chinatown

Make the Chinatown Heritage Centre your first stop and join us on our tours led by the iconic characters of Chinatown to fully experience the rich culture and heritage charm of Singapore’s Chinatown.

.Events



I. Happy Rooster Family Album


Dates and Times: 6 Jan to 28 Feb 2017
Daily: 9am - 8pm
9 Jan: 2.30pm - 5.30pm
27 Jan: 9am - 5pm
28 Jan: Closed

Chinatown Heritage Centre is calling out to all born in the Year of the Rooster across the world, to be part of the Happy Rooster Family Album.

All Centre visitors born in the Year of the Rooster who participate in the Happy Rooster Family Album will enjoy free admission to the Centre.

Admission is free.

Terms & Conditions Apply.

  • - Please produce your identification cards for verification of year of birth.
  • - Not applicable for group bookings and tours.


II. Year of the Rooster Capteh Challenge


Dates and Times: 6 Jan to 28 Feb 2017
Daily: 9am - 8pm
9 Jan: 2.30pm - 5.30pm
27 Jan: 9am - 5pm
28 Jan: Closed

Chinatown Heritage Centre is kicking off the Year of the Rooster in a fun way with the Year of the Rooster Capteh Challenge!

Catch the Centre's Signature Memorable Moments at 1pm and 4pm daily to participate in the Capteh Challenge.

All you have to do is keep the Capteh in the air by kicking it for 8 times non-stop to win free admission to the Centre.

For those not born in the Year of the Rooster, this is your chance to win free entry!

III. Chinese New Year Exhibition
(in collaboration with Kreta Ayer-Kim Seng CCC)


Dates and Times: 11 Jan to 28 Feb 2017
Daily: 9am - 8pm
27 Jan: 9am - 5pm
28 Jan: Closed


1. The Rooster Legend


Rooster Bowl
Rooster Bowl
Rooster Bowl

Ever wondered why Roosters are painted on Rice Bowls?

Chinatown Heritage Centre is celebrating the Year of the Rooster with an exhibition on the Rooster Zodiac Legend.



2. Rooster Family Lantern Display

Want to get a close-up of the Year of the Rooster themed lanterns decorating the streets of Chinatown?

Kreta Ayer-Kim Seng CCC will be displaying lanterns of Rooster and his family at Chinatown Heritage Centre for photo opportunities.

Admission is free.


Please refer to Media Release and Factsheet

IV. Chinese New Year Trishaw Tours
(in collaboration with Trishaw Uncle)


Dates and Times: Daily 11am to 5pm

Trishaw Rides are available as follows:

  1. a) From Albert Mall Trishaw Park to the Centre
  2. b) From the Centre to Albert Mall Trishaw Park
  3. c) From the Centre to Clarke Quay

Trishaw Uncle Goes to Chinatown! Enjoy a trishaw experience to visit the Chinatown Heritage Centre and view the Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2017 Street Light-Up.

The Chinatown Heritage Centre is the only place in Singapore that has rebuilt the humble homes of Chinatown’s early residents based on their memories.

Be transported back to the 1950’s and discover what life was like then living in a shophouse in Chinatown.

See the Trishaw Rider’s tiny cubicle measuring 8ft by 8 ft which he shares with a group of coolies, meet his neighbours and find out about their personal stories.

Trace the journey of Singapore’s early pioneers who left China to seek a better life in Singapore.


Rides are $49/pax nett.


Please refer to Media Release and Factsheet


V. Chinatown Heritage Centre's Grandpa's Little Room
(IN COLLABORATION WITH FRANCIS WONG HOOE WAI & LINGZI MEDIA)


Grandpa's Little Room


.Past Events



VI. Chinatown Heritage Centre Official Opening 


Dates and Times: 28 January 2016
Time: 2pm to 8pm (Open to Public)

The Centre will be closed on 27 January 2016 and 28 January 2016 (before 2pm) for our Big Day! We thank you for your understanding.

Please refer to Media Release and Factsheet

VII. Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2016 Media Conference


Dates and Times: 12 January 2016

Please refer to Media Release and Factsheet

VIII. Chinatown Heritage Centre Media Preview & Soft Launch


Dates and Times: 8 January 2016

Please refer to Media Release and Factsheet

About Us

.LOCATION

48 Pagoda Street
Singapore 059207

Contact No. : 6224 3928

Opening Hours:
Daily: 9am - 8pm

Located near Chinatown MRT Station NE4 / DT19 (Exit A to Pagoda Street)
Closed every 1st Monday of the month