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Hidden Stories and Secret Spots: A Walking Tour in Bras Basah & Bugis

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National Library - Visitors Briefing Room (L1)

100 Victoria Street

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Join our librarians for this walking tour to discover the hidden stories of Bras Basah and Bugis!

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Bras Basah and Bugis – where intellect meets eccentricity to produce an eclectic mix of sights, sounds, smells and tastes. Let our librarians take you on a walking tour to explore this vibrant area. With NLB online resources at your fingertips, trace the area’s changes and discover the forgotten stories of its colourful past! This session is suitable for teens aged 13 to 17.

About Curiocity: Places & Perspectives

Once dotted with kampungs and plantations, Singapore has evolved into a modern cityscape today. By spotlighting selected leisure and entertainment places in downtown Singapore as well as presenting fascinating histories hidden in plain sight, Curiocity invites you to examine the evolution of our spaces and reflect on our relationship with them. Be inspired to discover, learn and engage with our island’s history through both in-person and online activations. For more information, visit curiocity.nlb.gov.sg

 

** IMPORTANT **

From 1 Dec 2021, Vaccinated-Differentiated Safe Management Measures (VDS) will be implemented for all programmes held at the National Library Building.

Only the following 4 groups will be able to enter NLB facilities from 1 January 2022:

  1. Individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19  
  2. Individuals who have recovered from COVID-19
  3. Individuals who are medically ineligible for COVID-19 vaccines
  4. Children aged 12 years and below

Please bring along your mobile device with the TraceTogether App downloaded or Token to facilitate the Vaccinated-Differentiated Safe Management Measures.

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The National Library Board (NLB) manages a network of 27 public libraries, the National Library and the National Archives of Singapore. NLB promotes reading, learning and information literacy by providing a trusted, accessible and globally-connected library and information service through the National Library and a comprehensive network of Public Libraries.

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