Asian Civilisations Museum

Asian Civilisations Museum

5000 years of Asian culture with the Asian Civilisations Museum

The Asian Civilisations Museum is fully dedicated to preserving the heritage of the ancestral cultures of Singaporeans, which include China, India, Southeast Asia and the Islamic world. The museum is focused on the long historical connections between Asian cultures. 

The museum provides a lot of fun and educational activities for children. Sign your kids up for our free Young Explorer programme for children 12 and below and get:

  • advance updates on kids and family programmes 
  • an opportunity to get exclusive collectibles from the Asian Civilisations Museum or the Peranakan Museum 
  • a chance to take part in the museum's fun family activities and to see special exhibitions

Free guided tours of the museum are conducted by volunteers and are available at scheduled times.
All the galleries of the museum allow for stroller and wheelchair access.
For booking a group visit of more than 20 people please check this page for more information.

Opening hours

Mon–Thu 10:00–19:00, Fri 10:00–21:00, Sat–Sun 10:00–19:00.


+656332 7798



1 Empress Place Singapore River, South S179555

How to get there?

By public transport: The ACM is a 5-minute walk from Raffles Place MRT station (Exit H). 
By car: Can be reached via a road behind Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, off Fullerton Road near Anderson Bridge.

Parking: At the basement car park of the New Parliament House, at Six Battery Road and at One Fullerton across from the Fullerton Hotel.