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Witness the Evolution of the Singapore Home 家 in Singapore

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    Art, Culture & History

    Witness the Evolution of the Singapore Home 家

    Free cancellation up to 7 Days in advance
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    Location: Chinatown Heritage Centre, 48 Pagoda St S(059207)
    Duration: 4 Hours
    Guide Language: English
    Covid-19 safety measures in place.Learn more

    As the population of Singapore grew, there was a housing shortage. And the government had to build and relocate people from slums and squatter living conditions to new high-rise apartments, known as HDB flats. On this tour, learn about Singapore’s first homes. What did they look like, and what is the story behind buildings like shophouses? Why the shift from shophouses to apartments? And how did housing transform the fortune of a nation?

    Get an introduction of how people used to live before public housing was readily available

    Visit an HDB home and learn everything there is to know about life in Singapore

    Learn about the different HDB home types and why cats are not allowed as pets

    Meet regular folk and see how the average person lives in Singapore

    Take a stroll through a wet market, a typical hawker centre, and sample local cuisine

    What's Included

    INCLUDED

    Professional Local guide

    3 hours tour with transport

    Exclusive access into a HDB housing

    No holds barred conversation with the home owner

    NOT INCLUDED

    Other personal expenses

    Gratuities and Tips

    Bottled water

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    Package Options

    Home 家 - Public Tour

    Requires minimum 4 pax to run (join-in basis)

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    SGD 145.00

    Next availability: 15 Aug 2022

    Home 家 - Private Tour (2 Pax)

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    SGD 378.00

    Next availability: 13 Aug 2022

    Home 家 - Private Tour (3 Pax)

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    From

    SGD 345.60

    Next availability: 13 Aug 2022

    Home 家 - Private Tour (4 Pax)

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    From

    SGD 313.20

    Next availability: 13 Aug 2022

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