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My Tanglin Halt Heritage Tour [English] (27 September 2020)

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Museum @ My Queenstown

Block 46-3 Commonwealth Drive 01-388

Singapore, 140463

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Visit one of Singapore's oldest neighbourhoods before it is gone!

About this Event

Do you know that the first HDB flats, first branch library and polyclinic are located in Queenstown?

My Tanglin Halt Heritage Tour traces the evolution of Queenstown as Singapore's first satellite town. The tour visits landmarks such as the Blessed Sacrament Church, the former Malayan railways and black & white bungalows at Wessex estate.

Participants will hear first-hand accounts of the charming neighbourhood from long time residents in Tanglin Halt.

Who should come?

  • Everyone is welcome to participate in this exciting tour!

Duration & Meeting Place

  • Approximate Duration: 1.5 hour (3 sessions at 8.30am, 9am and 9.30am respectively)
  • Language: English
  • Please meet at Museum @ My Queenstown ten minutes before the start of the tour.
  • The tour will proceed rain or shine.
  • The tour will end at the museum

What to bring?

  • Wear a mask, comfortable clothes and suitable shoes
  • Bring along hand sanitisers, insect repellent, EZ-Link card, a bottle of water and an umbrella
  • Asthmatic individuals are encouraged to bring their inhaler.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions

  • All participants must wear a mask.
  • All participants must complete the Safe Entry, health declaration and temperature taking before the tour.
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before the tour for registration
  • All participants must walk in two groups of five participants
  • Please maintain a one-metre distance from other participants at all times during the tour.
  • Please do not sign up for the tour if you are unsure of your schedule. Our volunteers have committed their time to this tour - Your absence is discouraging our volunteers from organising any physical tours.
  • You must pass this ticket to your friend if you were unwell and could not turn up.
  • Participants who have signed up for the tour but did not turn up will be banned permanently from My Community's future tours.

Disclaimer

  • By agreeing to participate in the tour, every participant will be responsible for any injury, loss of damage due to careIessness of other actions on his/her part or that of children under his/her charge.
  • It is compulsory for a parent/guardian to accompany any child of or under the age of 12

For updates:

  • Visit www.facebook.com/myqueenstown or www.mycommunity.org.sg for updates
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Museum @ My Queenstown

Block 46-3 Commonwealth Drive 01-388

Singapore, 140463

Singapore

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