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Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum

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Open today: 10:00 - 19:00
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The Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM) is Singapore’s first and only natural history museum. The museum, which traces its roots to the original Raffles Museum of 1878, is among the oldest such institution in the region. Established...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2 Conservatory Drive | National University of Singapore, Singapore 117377, Singapore
+65 6601 3333
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

'Hidden' because it's in the University area, West Singapore, off the tourist grid. A beautifully curated museum. And quieter, we've never had to battle crowds or very small children. There's a variety of animal and plant displays carefully arranged, three dinosaurs, the skeleton of a...More

Thank Emem2
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Brought my 7 year old to LKCNHM to see the exhibit on the dinosaur and the sperm whale exhibits. She was also fascinated with the regional plants and learn about flowers ,plants and Changi tree. The Diplodocid sauropods fossil exhibit was informative and even have...More

Thank nibnew
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM) offers you an amazing tour throughout Natural History, demonstrating how life evolved in our planet with its vast collection of artifacts and specimens. It is a non-profit museum that depends on donations and visitor's fee for the...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Greeted with smile by staff Yuhanis.well explained on permanent and temporary collectionTicketed at $21 for adult. Very educational exhibits.definitely will come back with family.

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I have not had the chance to visit many natural museums around the world, so this is my first. Took my young kids to this museum, there were many informative displays and things to touch and see. We taught them that if humans do not...More

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We visited this place in July 2017. Below is an account of what we like and did not like: What we like: - Collection and space is relatively small as compared to other natural history museums - The location is not exactly accessible or convenient...More

Thank Eugene S
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Has an amazing dinosaur display but for the price you dont get much bang for your buck.. add it to your secondary attraction list to visit if have extra time while in singapore

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The collections are impressive. It's easy to get to the museum with free shuttle buses that run around the campus from the MRT station.

Thank sharonr806
Reviewed 28 December 2017

It has a good coverage of Asean (i am using Asean to make it more localize for the 10 countries representing Asean instead of Asian which is much bigger in an area) natural history. But it is a small size museum, and I think for...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is not on the same scale as the Natural History museums in London or Washington DC, but it's still quite interesting and worth a visit. The 3 dinosaur skeletons are definitely the highlight - quite an impressive effort in reconstructing them. Also a good...More

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