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ACM GALLERY IN FOCUS TOURS

ACM Gallery in Focus Tours are held on Mondays at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Empress Place. Tours start at 1:00 pm in the lobby and last approximately one hour. 

These tours are FREE with museum admission and open to the public.
Space is limited to the first 20 visitors on a first-come, first-served basis; please pick up your special sticker from the front desk.

Monday 3 April 2017 - 1 pm
Guide: Gisella Harrold

The Tang and Abbasid Dynasties were the largest and most influential empires of their time. How to do they connect with the Iberian Peninsula? Follow this tour and you will not only find out about these two great dynasties, but the connection to the Iberian Peninsula. 

Monday 10 April 2017 (1.00 pm – 2.00 pm)

Asian Civilisations Museum, 1 Empress Pl., Singapore 179555

For centuries, the scholar represented an ideal in Chinese culture and commanded great respect. Follow Hak on his tour to uncover the secret code of Chinese scholar-artists and find out what the life of the Chinese literati was all about.

Monday 24 April 2017 - 1 pm
Guide: Gisella Harrold

The Tang and Abbasid Dynasties were the largest and most influential empires of their time. How to do they connect with the Iberian Peninsula? Follow this tour and you will not only find out about these two great dynasties, but the connection to the Iberian Peninsula.

Monday 8 May 2017 - 1 pm

Guide: Dorien Knaap

Founded in 1602, the VOC was the largest and most successful European trade company in Asia. During 200 years, 4700 ships were send, moving almost a million people to the East. Follow Dorien Knaap to the different Asian countries where the VOC was active, to discover the exotic and expensive products that were traded by the Company, and why the Dutch were so successful in establishing and managing their extensive Asian network.

Monday 15 May 2017 - 1 pm
Guide: Soumya Ayer

Journey with Soumya Ayer to meet liberators, gods and immortals from a selection of Jain and Hindu artefacts.