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Peranakan Museum

Peranakan Museum - - exterior

The Peranakan Museum is a museum that focuses on Peranakan culture. The museum explores Peranakan cultures in Singapore and other former Straits Settlements in Malacca and Penang and other Peranakan communities in Southeast Asia.

The Historical and Cultural Exhibits of the Peranakan Museum, include:

  • Lion Dogs

To help you better appreciate the Peranakan Museum, the following guides will be helpful:

  • Historical and Cultural Exhibits of the Peranakan Museum

Essential Facts:

  • Name:              Peranakan Museum
  • City:                  Singapore
  • Type:                Cultural Museum
  • Location:         39 Armenian St, Singapore


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