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Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore

Asian civilisations museums singapore

The Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) is one of the many fascinating museums in Singapore. The Asian Civilisations Museum specialise in Asian cultures and civilisations. The museum concentrates on the history and art of China, Southeast Asia, South Asia and West Asia.

Among the many historical and cultural objects in the Asian Civilisations Museum the following are highlights:

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To help you better appreciate the Asian Civilisations Museum the following guides will be helpful:

Essential Facts:

  • Name:               Asian Civilisations Museum
  • Inaugurated:    1997
  • Type:                 Southeast Asian, South Asian, West Asian and East Asian Heritage
  • Location:          1 Empress Place, Singapore


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