Against the tide of centuries of patriarchy, flying in the face of tradition that kept them bound to home and husband, who were the brave Samsui women and majie (domestic helpers)? What were their lives like? And how have they helped to empower today’s young women, finding independence and financial freedom?
English speaking Guide
Audio Guide system
(Head-sets will be provided, or you may bring your personal earphones)
Tiffin high tea, themed snacks and drinks
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Children below 5 years old can enter for free and will be counted towards maximum group size but will not be offered any food or drinks.
Outram Park MRT (10:00AM)
Meet your guide at Outram Park MRT Exit H, outside Dorsett Residences.
Discover a hidden temple with a surprising past, tucked away in the bustling Keong Saik area.
Kreta Ayer and Chinatown
Explore some of the area's best-kept secrets for a glimpse into the unseen and untold stories of its inhabitants.
Life and Times of the Samsui Women and Majies
Learn about the intricacies of these women's lives and how they fight to balance old traditions and the changing times.
The tour ends at Huggs Epigram at the URA Centre.
Itinerary details are for reference only and may be subject to change depending on the weather and other unforeseen circumstances.
Outram Park MRT Exit H, outside Doresett Residences
Tuesdays and Saturdays: 10:00AM-1:00PM
This is a join-in tour and will only proceed when there are at least 5 sign-ups. Should this requirement not be met, you may be rescheduled to another mutually-agreed date.
While maximum no. of guests is capped at 30 pax, guests will be subdivided into groups of 5, and are required to wear different coloured lanyards.
Due to the nature of this activity, it is not recommended for persons with impaired physical mobility or those in wheelchairs. As there will be stairs, guests with babystrollers will have difficulties maneuvering.
This activity is operational in all weather conditions except during heavy rainstorms.
Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a personal water bottle and umbrella.
Meeting point will be at Outram Park MRT Station Exit H, outside Dorsett Residences. Guide will hold a sign with Perp8ctives, and wear a shirt with logo.
Your booking will be confirmed by the provider within 24 hours.
A full refund will be processed if cancelled at least 48 hours before the date of selection. No refund will be processed if cancelled less than 48 hours before the date of selection.
Please book at least 48 hours prior to your date of selection to guarantee your booking.
Minimum 5 pax is required; the maximum is capped at 30 pax.
Show mobile or printed voucher to the staff before commencing the activity.
Upon booking confirmation, this ticket is valid on the date of selection only.
Outram Park MRT Station Exit H
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