People Smart

 1. Peranakan Museum


(Photo Credit: Peranakan Museum)


Dates: Everyday, all year

Address: 39 Armenian Street, Singapore 179941

Opening Hours:

10am – 7pm (Sat – Thurs)

10am – 9pm (Fri)

Suitable for: All Ages


The Peranakan Museum provides a stimulating and educational experience for all while representing the living culture of the Peranakan community in the region. There may be different exhibits and events organized periodically as well, so check out their programme calendar here to find out more before you head down and let your People-Smart child have the best possible time while learning about the living culture of the Peranakan community

2. Baba House








Dates: Everyday, All year

Opening Hours: Visits are by appointment only

(Email [email protected] to book)

Address: 157 Neil Rd, (S)088883

Suitable for: 7 years onwards


The exquisitely restored Peranakan home near Chinatown can only be visited on a free hour-long tour, which offers a great insight into the life of a wealthy local family in 1920s Singapore.

The tours are run by appointment only on Mondays (2pm), Tuesdays (6.30pm), Thursdays (10am) and Saturdays (11am). So remember to contact them and secure your booking.