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We Shall Remember: The Story of Singapore at War (Children's Tour)

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We Shall Remember: The Story of Singapore at War (Children's Tour)

Venue Name

Battlebox

Venue Address

Fort Canning Park, 2 Cox Terrace 179622

Fri, February 23 12:20 PM - 2:00 PM
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+65 6320 0581

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Embark on an enlightening afternoon at the Battlebox, specially tailored for inquisitive youths aged 9-14, as part of the National Heritage Board's Battle for Singapore 2024 programme. This unique event, taking place on Feb. 28, offers a rare glimpse into Singapore's storied past, combining a curator-led exploration with an engaging author talk.

The journey begins with curator and historian Tan Teng Teng, who will guide participants through the Battlebox, revealing the pivotal role it played during World War II and sharing intriguing anecdotes and lesser-known facts about this historic site.

Following the tour, attendees will be captivated by an author talk with Sim Ee Waun, known for her compelling work in We Shall Remember: The Story of Singapore at War. Ee Waun will share fascinating insights into the war's impact on Singapore, the challenges and surprises she encountered while writing her book, and the importance of preserving these stories for future generations.

This event is an exceptional opportunity for young participants to connect with Singapore's heritage in a meaningful way, encouraging a deeper understanding of the nation's history and its relevance today. Don't miss this chance to inspire a love for history in your child through interactive learning and storytelling. Event information edited for consistency and clarity by The Beat Asia.


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Venue Name

Battlebox

Venue Address

Fort Canning Park, 2 Cox Terrace 179622

Fri, February 23 12:20 PM - 2:00 PM
Venue Website

Visit website

Venue Phone Number

+65 6320 0581

Venue Email Address

Click to Email

Event Link

Learn more

Event Price

From S$16