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  1. Kranji Marshes

    Bicentennial edition of Singapore Heritage Festival heads to Kranji, Bedok and Telok Blangah

    The festival will also include an islandwide bus stop exhibition, while events will also be held at the new Armenian Street Park and Kampong Glam.
  2. Lin Heung Tea House is one of Hong Kong's oldest teahouses serving traditional dim sum.

    Commentary: A vanishing century-old tea house in Hong Kong, as heritage gives way to wealth

    The tea house is set to close in end February, because the landlord has refused to renew its lease, in a district that increasingly caters to the ...
  3. Istana medallion 1

    Series of medallions launched to mark 150th anniversary of the Istana

  4. Models of the houses of the Orang Laut, sea people who navigated Singapore's waters for centuries.

    In search of the real Singapore stories, beyond Raffles

    As the bicentennial commemorations begin, questions are being asked on what Singaporeans know about their roots and how they look upon the past ...
  5. Singapore collector heritage David Wee Collection_mod

    Missing a piece of old Singapore? This 'heritage keeper' has it in his home

    David Wee of Wee’s Collection has been collecting Singapore heritage items since he was 15 – and he also rents them out for events.
  6. Being black in SingaporAfrican family in colonial Java, 1600s; courtesy of Farish Noor

    Being black in Singapore: Our African history might go back to Bugis ancestry

    A new play at the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival looks at the history of black people in Singapore. (Also, did you know Sir Stamford Raffles was ...
  7. The Chetti Melaka come from Hindu roots, but honour many religions.

    Meet the Chetti Melaka, or Peranakan Indians, striving to save their vanishing culture

    There are around 200 of them in Singapore. There could be a few thousand more, but so little is known of the community that many don’t know their ...