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Peranakan Home Museum Guided Tour

Product ID: 321803
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Explore the wonderful world of the Peranakan culture, a colorful mix of Chinese, Malay and European influences found only in Singapore and the region.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Feast your eyes on colorful porcelain
  • Learn about the traditional romantic 12-day Peranakan wedding ceremonies
  • Appreciate the colorful and intricate beadwork and embroidery handmade by Nyonya Peranakan women
  • Enjoy traditional kueh kuehs, special cakes
Full description
When you first enter The Intan, your guide will tell you all about the history of Peranakan culture and the story of the The Intan house museum. Admire the beautiful mother of pearl furniture and learn how the European style influenced the locally-made teak furniture.

Go up to the upper gallery where the staircase is lined with colorful European enameled tiffin carriers and spittoons. Upon reaching the upper level, marvel at the world's largest collection of Peranakan beaded slippers on display.

The visit will end with a colorful selection of Peranakan cakes and tea.
Includes
  • Refreshments
  • Personal guide
What’s Not Included
  • Transfers to The Intan

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Organized by

The Intan Pte Ltd

Product ID: 321803