Theme Attractions

Interactive, entertaining, fabulously fun and educational best describes these tourist attractions that belong in a league of their own. Interested in science, history, myths and legends, or volcanoes? Then include theme attractions on your list of "must-visit" places in Singapore!

Haw Par Villa

First built in 1937, Haw Par Villa holds 25 clusters of the original statues and figurines which tells the intriguing stories of Chinese mythology, legends and Chinese values. Described by various visitors as "fascinating, delightful, bizarre and entertaining", Haw Par Villa is like no other place in the world. Dramatising Chinese legends and folklores, the colourful statues and figurines immortalise moral values and Chinese cultural heritage for generations to come. Be fascinated by the commitment of the pilgrims in Journey to the West, the adventures of the Eight Immortals invading Neptune's Palace, the virtue of Lady White Snake.

Open:
9am - 7pm(daily)
Admission:
Free
Approximate Touring Time:
2 - 3 hours
Location:
262 Pasir Panjang Road Singapore 118628
Tel:
(65) 6872 2780 (Events and Programmes) or 6872 2003 (Business Development)
Fax:
(65) 6872 2694
Email:
orientmgt@pacific.net.sg
Getting There: Take SBS bus 200 from Buona Vista MRT Station (EW21), SBS bus 10, 30, TIBS bus 188 from World Trade Centre, SBS bus 143 from Orchard Road or SBS bus 51 from Chinatown.

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Sijori WonderGolf

Certified by the World Minigolf Sport Federation (WWF), the 18-hole miniature golf courses at the Sijori WonderGolf are uniquely landscaped with shrewd designs, wicked slopes and obscured obstacles to test the skills and dexterity of the avid golfer. Asia’s first and only miniature golf courses suitable for international championship competition, this is an ideal place for the whole family to participate in this leisure sport. After a rousing game, you can pamper yourself at the Sijori Relaxation Centre.

Open
: 9am to 9pm daily
Admission: SGD 8 adults, SGD 4 children
Location: 11 Siloso Road, Sentosa, Singapore 098972
Est. Tour Time: 45mins - 1hr
Last Game: 8pm
Getting There: Within Sentosa only – by bus (Blue / Red Lines)
Tel: (65) 6275 2011
Fax: (65) 6275 3011
Website:
http://www.sentosa.com.sg/a_wondergolf.htm

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Singapore Discovery Centre

Come See, Hear, Touch and Discover for yourself the milestones and achievements of Singapore through our hi-tech and interactive exhibits. Be dazzled by the technology, large format 3D/2D shows, robotics and the highly entertaining displays that will leave you coming back for more. It is an experience for the young and old to enjoy, relive and explore. So hurry on down to the Singapore Discovery Centre: Where the Adventure Never Ends.

Open: 9am - 7pm (Tue to Sun). Last admission is at 6pm.
Admission:
SGD 9 adults, SGD 5 children (3 - 12 years old, SGD 6 seniors (above 60 years old)
Other chargeable attractions:
Motion Simulator: SGD 4 per ride
Shooting Gallery: SGD 3 per game
iWERKS Theatre movies:

Show Title

Adult

Child

Alien Adventure:

SGD 8
SGD 5

SGD 5 (Published Rate)
SGD 3 (Concession Rate*)

 

 

 

Niagara Falls

SGD 5
SGD 3

SGD 3 (Published Rate)
SGD 2 (Concession Rate*)

*Conditions apply.
Approximate Touring Time:
2 hours
Location: 510 Upper Jurong Road Singapore 638365
Tel: (65) 6792 6188
Fax: (65) 6792 1233
Email:
marketing@sdc.com.sg
Getting There:
Take the MRT to Boon Lay station (EW27) and transfer to SBS bus number 193. Click here to view MRT route map.
Accessibility for the physically disabled: The following information is obtained from Access Singapore.

  • Entrance - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Reserved disabled car park lot - Outside the building. Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Accessibility within the premises - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Lifts - Nil

  • Public toilets for the disabled - Main lobby and iWERKS Lobby. Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Eating outlets - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Public telephone - Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

  • Taxi stand - High kerb. Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

Web sites : Singapore Discovery Centre (http://www.sdc.com.sg)

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Singapore Science Centre

The world-acclaimed Singapore Science Centre has one of the country's largest collections of educational exhibits devoted to science. It houses more than 850 interactive exhibits, depicting the wonder and beauty of science. After a SGD 38 million revamp exercise, new facilities have been developed at the Science Centre. These include a new main entrance, a fully covered linkway joining the Science Centre and the Omni -Theatre, a Kinetic Garden, and an Annex Building. Blending the sciences with the art, the Kinetic Garden is Asia's first outdoor interactive garden of science. It comprises 35 interactive sculptures, exhibits and displays set within a pleasant garden environment. Water features in the form of waterfalls, ponds, fountains and water misters provide the entire Garden with a cooling environment for you to enjoy the exhibits.

Apart from the main exhibition galleries, the Omni-Theatre is also one of the central attractions of the Centre. The 5-storey high and 23 metre diameter hemispheric giant screen and sophisticated sound systems promise audiences a thrilling cinematic experience. The Omni-Theatre also houses an 18-seat Virtual Voyages Simulation Theatre which allows viewers to experience science phenomena visually and physically by means of a 15-minute adventure story.

Please contact the centre directly for the different screening times for movies and rides.

Open:
Science Centre (10am to 6 pm);
Omni-Theatre (10am to 9pm).
Closed on Mon except public holidays.and school holidays

Admission:
SGD 6 adult, SGD 3 children (below 16 years old)
Omnimax Movies: SGD 10 adult, SGD 5 children (aged 3 to 12 years)
Virtual Rides: SGD 6 adult, SGD 4 childen (aged 3 to 12 years)
Show Times: Please call the hotline (65) 6425 2500 for more information.
Approximate Touring Time: 2 hours
Location: 15 Science Centre Road Singapore 609081
Tel: (65) 6425 2500
Fax: (65) 6565 9533
Getting There:
Take the MRT to Jurong East Station (EW24/NS1) then take SBS bus 335 or 66. Click here to view MRT route map.
Accessibility for the physically disabled to the Singapore Science Centre: The following information is obtained from Access Singapore.

  • Entrance - Access by ramp. Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Reserved disabled car park lot - Located outside entrance (regular size lot). Low kerb at parking lot. Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

  • Accessibility within the premises - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Lifts - High call button. Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

  • Public toilets for the disabled - Level 1. Narrow door width. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

  • Eating outlets - Level 1. Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Public telephone - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Taxi stand - Nil

Accessibility for the physically disabled to the Singapore Omni Theatre: The following information is obtained from Access Singapore.

  • Entrance - Access by ramp. Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Reserved disabled car park lot - Nil

  • Accessibility within the premises - Uneven flooring and there are steep slopes. Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

  • Public toilets for the disabled - Nil

  • Public telephone - Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled

  • Taxi stand - Nil

  • Remarks - Wheelchair users to use lift to get into the theatre.

Web sites : Singapore Science Centre (http://www.science.edu.sg)

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Snow City

Snow City, Singapore's first indoor snow centre, filled with 150 tonnes of snow on our slope and snow play area, uses an entertaining yet educational approach to introduce sub zero climate to our visitors. The snow chamber is maintained at minus five degrees Celsius, Provides winter activities like snowtubing, skiing and snowboarding for the visitors.Visitors can also explore the igloo and have snow ball fights at the snow play area.

Open:

9am - 8.30pm
Tuesdays to Sundays and School & Public Holidays.
Closed on Mondays, except School & Public Holidays
Admission:
SGD 12 (peak period), SGD 8 (offpeak period).
Peak Period - Sat, Sun and School & Public Holidays.
Offpeak Period - Tue to Fri, except School & Public Holidays
Approximate Touring Time:
2 - 3 hours
Location:
321 Jurong Town Hall Road Snow City Building Singapore 609433
Tel:
(65) 6337 1511
Fax:
(65) 6338 1500
Getting There:
Take the MRT to Jurong East station (EW24/NS1) and walk towards Jurong Town Hall Road. It is located next to the Singapore Science Centre. Bus Services : 335,198,178,66.

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VocanoLand

This revolutionary, multi-sensory theme attraction offers an incredible adventure to the lost world! Visitors experience the wonders of the spectacular stone ruins of a lost city and an Indiana Jones-style adventure when they enter the volcano, ride a "descent simulator", and eventually reach the Centre of the Earth and the Kingdom of Fire where they will experience a multi-sensory show culminating in a sensational volcanic eruption. Come and discover the secret ruins of a lost city setting the mood for a great adventure for all VolcanoLand's visitors.

Open: 11am - 7pm (daily)
Admission:
SGD 12 adults, SGD 6 children (below age 12)
Approximate Touring Time:
1 hours
Location:
2 Siloso Road Sentosa Island Singapore 098973
Tel:
(65) 6275 1828
Fax:
(65) 6275 1838
Getting There:
Take the MRT to Tiong Bahru Station (EW17), then take the Sentosa bus . Alternatively, take the Sentosa bus from the World Trade Centre Bus Terminal or, take Sentosa bus E from Orchard Road. Click here to view MRT route map.
Accessibility for the physically disabled:
The following information is obtained from Access Singapore.

  • Main entrance - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Side entrance - Nil

  • Lifts - Nil

  • Ticketing counter - Access to wheelchair is limited and assistance may be required. Accessible to ambulant-disabled.

  • Public toilets for the disabled - Accessible to wheelchair and ambulant-disabled.

  • Public telephone - Nil

  • Remarks - Special arrangement must be made for wheelchair visitors. Wheelchair users should request for assistance for entry to the exhibition.

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