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“Great for WWII history enthusiasts!”
Review of Fort Siloso

Fort Siloso
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Owner description: This historic fort was part of Singapore's defenses for decades.
Singapore, Singapore
Level 5 Contributor
81 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Great for WWII history enthusiasts!”
Reviewed 21 March 2014

You would be doing a lot of walking to explore all the exhibits. Go there early morning or late in the afternoon when it is cooler.

It's one of the less visited attractions in Sentosa so it's not crowded. The displays are quite good and makes viewing enjoyable.

Visited June 2013
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Rockhampton, Australia
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125 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
“Lots of walking in the heat”
Reviewed 19 March 2014

We found this was just too hot to view in the middle of the day. There wasn't a breath of air, and lots of hills to walk up. Probably would have gotten more out of it if we'd gone early in the day or in the evening.

Visited April 2013
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Surat, India
Level 6 Contributor
181 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“OK OK”
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Nothing exciting... was too crowded... good place if one is interested in history of singapore...I was there in day time...

Visited December 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
316 reviews
213 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
“Interesting WW II museum.”
Reviewed 2 March 2014

You can take the old bus up to the area and have a great view of the sea from the road. The museums are really well set out and describe the occupation and fighting during WW II. The exhibits are well signed and there is plenty about the history of the place. We were there mid-week and it was almost deserted. One interesting part is that it describes how the local Singaporeans were treated during the Japanese occupation. There are plenty of documents, photos and wax exhibits. If you are interested in this part of Singapore's history then it is well worth visiting. If not, then don't bother.

Visited February 2014
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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Nothing Special”
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I went during the day. I got exactly what I was expecting, nothing too nice or clean. The place was crowded with loud people. Maybe the night life is better.

Visited January 2014
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