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Stunning Building

This building is the old police building and wraps around the south east corner of Fort Canning... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2019
Adelaide, Australia
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Lovely restored colonial building

A great example of restored colonial architecture. The old police station looks pretty grand even... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Perth, Western Australia
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Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

This building is the old police building and wraps around the south east corner of Fort Canning Park. It is still in use as government offices and has views over the Singapore River and the Colman Bridge. The most striking feature is the brightly painted...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pakabay
Reviewed 6 January 2019

This is not a building I would go out of my way to view but if you are in the vicinity of Fort Canning Park near Clarke Quay then it might be of some interest. The striking feature of this building are the 927 windows...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

This is anothe National monument of Singapore, and this neo-classic colourful building was ironically a police station as well as Singapore first jail! Now it houses a couple of ministries.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

There are a lot of nice and colorful places in Singapore, and the Hill Street Building is one of them. The Old Hill Street Police Station stands out in this street. It was built in Neo-Classical style which was still fashionable for public buildings in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

A great example of restored colonial architecture. The old police station looks pretty grand even in 2018 and one can only imagine the people that have been through the place since it was built. Located at the end of Clarke Quay make sure you take...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Anyone who has scene Krrish Bollywood movie I know scene with this building so I came to check it out ,its lovely

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 21 February 2018

This colorful building has been well mentioned on previous review. I got a chance to see it when visiting Clake Quay. It is good photography spot during twilight. I change my shooting direction time to time from Clarke Quay to this building. It is worth...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank GunBali
Reviewed 20 February 2018

This is the old Hill Street Police station with would otherwise be a quite boring and drab looking building if they hadn't painted the doors and windows in such vivid colours. So I think this building is fabulous and is now famous for it's look....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Simply can’t miss this lovely colourful building which was previously the old Hill Street police station. This was the largest government building then when it was erected in 1934. In 2000, it became the building with the colourful windows. If you are interested in the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank dynamic14
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Nice to see and take a photo, especially at night. Located by the rive and Clarke Quay and also near the Fire Station

Date of experience: October 2017
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