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Singapore Philatelic Museum

Singapore Philatelic Museum - - exterior

The Singapore Philatelic Museum focuses on the postal history of Singapore and its stamps. In addition to the permanent galleries, there is gallery space to cater for changing exhibitions throughout the year. The museum also includes a stamp shop.

Among the exhibits of the Singapore Philatelic Museum, the following are highlights:

  • German forgery of a British postage stamp

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

  • The Exhibits of the Singapore Philatelic Museum

Essential Facts:


“A torched village will let off smoke, but a torched heart burns silently.”
– Malay proverb



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