We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dialogue in the Dark Singapore

535 Clementi Road # 01 Ngee Ann Polytechnic 03 | Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore 599489, Singapore
+65 6460 6222
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Empathy, not Sympathy.

Of and by the visually-impaired, this educational space aims to help us continue the important... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
stpn_fz
,
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Highly recommended: Fun and exciting experience

This is a tour in completely dark rooms to allow you to experience being blind for an hour. You... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Jan C
Read all 16 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
Dialogue in the Dark (DiD) Singapore puts visitors in everyday situations in complete darkness with the help of visually impaired guides. Darkness opens visitors to new ways of experiencing the world around them. Visitors learn what it means to live without sight and appreciate the value of effective communication and empathy. We offer various programmes such as: - Flagship Exhibition Tours - Educational Workshops - Corporate Workshops - Educational & Inspirational Talks - Dining in the Dark - Concert in the Dark - Play in the Dark and many more....
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Oct 2017
“Empathy, not Sympathy.”
8 Apr 2017
“Highly recommended: Fun and exciting experience”
Closed
Hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
535 Clementi Road # 01 Ngee Ann Polytechnic 03 | Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore 599489, Singapore
CONTACT
Website
+65 6460 6222
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Singapore
from US$74.60
More Info
from US$113.10
More Info
from US$71.60
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (16)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Of and by the visually-impaired, this educational space aims to help us continue the important dialogue between the less-sighted and society at large, with the goal of non-discrimination in mind.

Thank stpn_fz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a tour in completely dark rooms to allow you to experience being blind for an hour. You will be guided by a visually impaired staff. The tour covers some common Singaporean locations and items.. which feels really different when you can't see a...More

Thank Jan C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Dialogue in the Dark is a learning workshop that allows people of all ages to experience how is it like to be as a blind person. They were able to accommodate a large group but further divide us into 2 groups for easier handling and...More

1  Thank Victor T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Dialogueinthedark, Guest Relations Manager at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Hi Victor, I am glad you had an enjoyable and meaningful experience at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore! It certainly is a tough challenge learning how to navigate around without your sense of sight, but with practice and an open mind, I'm sure you adapted...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2017

It turned out better than I expected. Dining in the Dark was an experience, this is another kind. Being thrown into a room dark, without any aids, no handphones and no light emitting devices, we were journeyed across sg common places of course in a...More

Thank KayaOtah
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Dialogueinthedark, Guest Relations Manager at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Hi KayaOtah, We are glad that you had an enjoyable and meaningful experience at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore! It certainly is a tough challenge learning how to navigate around without your sense of sight, but with practice and an open mind, I'm sure you...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I don't want to give away any surprises, but experiencing Dialogue In The Dark will change your life (I know it sounds cliched, but I do feel so.) Being in the dark and led through 4 different areas (including a water boat ride and a...More

1  Thank Stella T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Well trained visual impaired guide assist us in the darkness. We were given a stick to help us in the dark. For the 1st using your others senses to see the work. Bird chirping, sense of smell, taste the food (drinking beverage in the dark)...More

1  Thank Sunflower098
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Thank you Uncle Gary who led us thru this great 1 hour tour and having the opportunity to experience the challenges of the visually impaired. It's Christmas season and they had specially put up a theme for this seasonal experience. We are a group of...More

Thank pretty_mtc
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Dialogueinthedark, Public Relations Manager at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2015

Hi! Thank you for your review! I am glad you enjoyed your Christmas in the Dark tour at our facility! The annual Christmas in the Dark tour celebrates the festivity with a purpose! Learn empathy, build confidence and strengthen communication in complete darkness, while ushering...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

I had a lunch with my wife in the dark. Such an amazing experience, when you act like a blind person to eat properly, and when you use other senses to communicate with others, you will know how valuable is to see. Great lesson, amazing...More

Thank Khaled I
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Dialogueinthedark, Public Relations Manager at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2015

Hi Khaled, I am glad you had a enjoyable and meaningful experience at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore! Your visually-impaired server would be glad to hear they have inspired you! It certainly is a tough challenge learning how to eat without your sense of sight,...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 December 2015

I was here for a company retreat of 8 pax. This educational tour would allow us to experience everyday environment without the benefit of sight. We will begin our journey into the dark as a team and everyone is given a white cane. A blind...More

1  Thank cArIne3366
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Dialogueinthedark, Public Relations Manager at Dialogue in the Dark Singapore, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2015

Hi Carine, We are glad to hear that it was an impactful experience for you! Your visually-impaired guides would be glad to hear they have inspired you! At Dialogue in the Dark Singapore, we aim to encourage empathy, develop confidence and appreciate the use of...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

I went to Dialogue in the Dark literally and figuratively in the dark. The feeling was only amplified on entering the 557 square meter hall with a group of 8 people, all of whom made their way through the pitch blackness by holding one another...More

Thank Tunggul W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 321 hotels in Singapore
Rider's Lodge
116 reviews
1.45 miles away
Hotel Horsecity
1 review
1.51 miles away
Zen Rooms Sixth Avenue
2 reviews
1.51 miles away
Park Avenue Rochester Hotel
521 reviews
2.12 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
EagleWings Loft
19 reviews
.49 miles away
Mi Casa Kitchen & Bar
10 reviews
.60 miles away
Saizeriya
49 reviews
.53 miles away
Mi Casa
11 reviews
.52 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies
165 reviews
1.47 miles away
PasarBella - A Farmers' Market
103 reviews
1.36 miles away
The Grandstand
20 reviews
1.37 miles away
Hindhede Quarry
10 reviews
.99 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dialogue in the Dark Singapore staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;