Guided Tours

 

Pre-school

 

Entrall your students with stories of mythical creatures in Asia, or learn moral values through listening to captivating stories from the past. These tours are led by our volunteer docents.

 

Storytelling Tour – Fantastic Creatures
60 minutes
Mondays to Fridays
Hourly between 10am to 4pm
Suitable for 5 and 6 years old

Tours are customisable according to age group. Please complete this school booking form and email us at nhb_acm_edu@nhb.edu.sg to book a guided tour.

 

Workshops

 

Pre-school Workshops

 

Sailors ahoy! Join us on a fun-filled adventure across the high seas and discover the many treasures found in the museum collection. This interactive pre-school workshop uses movement, experimentation, and imagination to introduce children to the concept of similarity and difference across cultures, and encourages children to develop an interest in the diverse and exciting world they live in.

 

Come Sail with Me! Movement Workshop
90 minutes
Mondays to Fridays
10am – 11.30am, 3pm – 4.30pm
Suitable for 5 and 6 years old
Min. 20 and Max. 40 participants
Workshop fees: $12/pax

Please complete this school booking form and email us at nhb_acm_edu@nhb.edu.sg to book this workshop.

 

Self-Guided Visits

 

Resources for Educators

Artful Conversations
The resource Artful Conversations is available for parents to download and use with their children in the galleries. This resource was developed in collaboration with the Early Childhood Development Agency. You may download Artful Conversations from this link.

 

Meet Me at ACM Series

Activity Card - BuraqActivity Card - CrabActivity Card - DragonActivity Card - ElephantActivity Card - HanumanActivity Card - Lion

Download activity cards that you can use with your students in the galleries. Each card has accompanying activities. There are 6 different cards: BuraqCrab, Dragon , Elephant, Hanuman and Lion. Suitable for 5 and 6 years old with guidance from teachers.

 

The Missing Mouse, ACM’s first book for children

The Missing Mouse Cover

Experience a story about friendship and adventure through ACM’s first book for children! Learn more about Asian mythical creatures as you read this story together before exploring the galleries with your students. Use the puppet templates (download here) to re-tell the story back in school. This book is available for sale at the Museum Label Shop at ACM for $20. Get your copy today!

 

Please complete this school booking form and email us at nhb_acm_edu@nhb.edu.sg to book your slot.

 

Parents’ guide to visiting ACM

  • A nursing room is available at the restroom located on the basement level. Please use the spiral staircase outside Privé café, or the lift opposite the staircase entrance. Standard sized strollers are permitted within the galleries, but please be careful in tight spaces.
  • Resources for parents and teachers are available here. Have a look at the resources with your children before visiting to prepare.

Other tips for visiting the museum:

  • Objects on display can be very fragile. To preserve them for future generations, please do not touch.
  • Food and drinks are not allowed in the galleries.
  • Take as many photos as you wish, but please don’t use flash.
  • Talking is allowed, of course, but try not to shout or yell.
  • Benches are in most galleries for resting or thinking or just staring at the artworks on display – feel free to use them.