Science Centre Singapore
Science is far from boring and the Science Centre Singapore will prove to you just that. There are many facets in Science that, unfortunately, get overlooked because of the difficult terminologies and processes that it has so much so that people, especially the little ones, don’t find the subject too appealing.
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Given that, it has become Science Centre Singapore’s mission to prove that science and technology are fields that incite learning and creativity. They are able to achieve this by providing conducive avenues that contribute to the development of Singapore’s human resources. With these resources and creative means, Science Centre Singapore makes science accessible and engaging which helps empower Singaporeans to advance their own learning and be inspired to do something incredible with their futures.
Activities at Science Centre Singapore
In this exhibition, you can get to learn the importance of water in our lives and how they work! Just prepared to get wet as you explore this hand-on exhibit! You will find a Water Clock Tower, which is a giant mechanical clock tower that is equipped with an anemómeter to measure wind speed, a winsock to indicate wind direction, and a rain gauge to measure the amount of rainfall! There is also a water maze where you can navigate through a maze of water jets!
The Mind’s Eye
You will get to view exhibits of various optical illusions and see how things may not always be the way they appear! Some highlights include The Unexpected Dinner wherein you can crawl in from the back and stick your head through the hole above. The mirrors create an illusion, showing you an empty space and hiding your body! Another highlight is the Giant Chair where you can place your camera behind the peephole and see how two separate pieces of a chair align! Just good old magic, isn’t it?
Phobia: The Science of Fear
Face your fears in an exciting journey of self-discovery! Who knew that understanding and managing fear can also be entertaining? Through this area, you will be able to find out what phobia really is, from its historical and cultural significance to the psychology and physiology of fear and how it affects our daily lives. Some fears that are highlighted here include Buried Alive and Public Speaking.
Professor Crackitt’s Light Fantastic Mirror Maze
This life-sized labyrinth will keep you on your toes as you make your way through countless reflections and hallways. Your mission is to lend a hand to Professor Crackitt in finding his pet parrot, Whatnot, who got himself lost in the cast laboratory. You will also find the Professor’s numerous extraordinary and out-of-the-box inventions so make sure you won’t miss out on the full experience. Be careful, though! You might bump into your reflections as you go through the maze. A beautiful feature of this area is the Dynamic Chromatologic Shadow Splitter where, as you move around the room, you will create various coloured shadows.
Laser Maze Challenge
Harness your inner Ninja and test your reflexes as you race against time to manoeuvre through a dense field of laser beams! This dark arena has more than fifty laser beams you have to evade and pass. Try your best not to touch any of these lasers to complete the mission! Put your physical coordination and skills to the test with these fun-filled arenas!
Through this Kinetic Garden, you can discover the inter-relationship among forms of energy and more through interactive exhibits such as the Magic Swing, a Sundial, and a Lithophone. This is a unique outdoor exhibition that demonstrates certain scientific principles and phenomena that would be difficult to create in an indoor setting.
Science Centre Singapore General Information
15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
Monday to Sunday – 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Check out the Science Centre Singapore website for the full list of rates.
Best Feature of Science Centre Singapore
Learning about science and creating exhibitions for it are not easy feats and yet Science Centre Singapore achieved these successfully. Through their updated features and amenities, they continuously curate new learning experiences for everyone that comes into the centre.
Why We Love Science Centre Singapore
Science Centre Singapore is created and designed as a centre for everything that concerns Science. This does not only include playgrounds and toys but entire exhibitions with real-life creatures and technology as well! You and your kids will get to have a whole level of experience as you discover more about the world and how it works. Your little ones aren’t the only ones that will be able to learn something new, but even the adults as well. Learning never stops and Science Centre Singapore will help you progress further into what you think you know about science!