Bring the Whole Fam to These Interactive Museums


Shaped like a lotus, it’s difficult to miss the ArtScience Museum, part of the Marina Bay Sands integrated resort complex. This month, catch “Wonderland,” a playful yet comprehensive take on Lewis Carroll’s timeless tale of Alice’s adventures. The whimsical showcase features kid-friendly installations.


Since launching in 2018, digital art museum TeamLab Borderless has had a strong social media presence. But it’s better in real life — explore the 3D multimedia exhibition and interact with moving artworks.

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The science- and tech-based Petrosains, the Discovery Centre, appeals to the young ones with educational setups disguised as fun activities. Check out the earthquake bench, helicopter simulator and 3D theater.


 The Mind Museum in BGC features dinosaur bones and a simulated earthquake exhibit, perfect for a fun yet educational trip for young children.

This article first appeared in the August 2019 issue of Smile magazine.

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