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NUS Museum

University Cultural Centre National University of Singapore 50 Kent Ridge Crescent, Singapore 119279, Singapore
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Located in NUS compound.easily accessible by NUS shuttle bus.Admission Free for all.Greeted by... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
sivasagi25
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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A gem of an academic museum

A lovely academic museum - i.e., with a focus on the art history of the region and exhibit... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
HP_in_HP
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Highland Park, Illinois
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The NUS Art Museum aims to create an enriching experience of the social history and the art of Asia to NUS and the nation through strategic acquisitions, exhibitions and research of an extensive range of artworks.
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4 Apr 2018
“Museum Visit”
21 Jan 2018
“A gem of an academic museum”
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University Cultural Centre National University of Singapore 50 Kent Ridge Crescent, Singapore 119279, Singapore
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Located in NUS compound.easily accessible by NUS shuttle bus.Admission Free for all.Greeted by Harry. Well kept collections and educational exhibition.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

A lovely academic museum - i.e., with a focus on the art history of the region and exhibit curation. We saw three very interesting exhibits, but I would say only one of which was geared towards the "general public"; the other two were more appropriate...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The positive points of NUS Museum are (1) it's free, (2) beautiful building & interior (3) nice collection of arts, ceramics and, (4) just across from Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum so you can do both in a single half-day with time to spare....More

Thank Allkuans
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

I stumbled into the museum by mistake, but found a hidden gem of Chinese art on display. I found time to see this amazing display while at a workshop at the university. Ask around for directions to this museum.

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

This museum in free of charge. The collection of this museum is wonderful. I visited this place when they had exhibition about Vietnam and I had a chance to attend the talk. Nice place

Thank Truc N
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

Their museum is nice, there are 3 floors of exhibits. It is mostly Chinese art and Chinese artifacts, the displays are well laid out with lots of space for viewing. Probably not geared to younger children's liking. There is no charge for the museum, and...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2013

The museum has 3 levels: the first has temporary exhibitions - this time a Malayan contemporary art exhibition, the second is an ancient Chinese pottery exhibition - the most interesting, with many really ancient and excellent pieces and the third with a famous Singaporean sculpture...More

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