Things to do in Singapore: January 2015
Zhongshan Warship and Its Treasures
The country was in upheaval.The Chinese empire had been overthrown and the Republic of China was formed. Revolutionary Dr. Sun Yat Sen became its first president. Fast forward 11 years and another rebellion, led by Chen Jiong Ming, was afoot. The Zhongshan Warship played a major part in saving the Republic of China’s first president and and his second wife Madame Soong Ching Ling.
Learn more about this incredible warship and the role it played in this historical event at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall in Singapore. The exhibition also showcases 50 original artifacts salvaged from the warship.
Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall
12 Tai Gin Rd, Singapore 327874
Date: 18 Oct 2014 – 19 Apr 2015
Time: 10am – 5pm
Admission: Free admission for Singaporeans and Permanent Residents. Tourists and foreigners pay SG$4 per adult, SG$2 for Senior Citizens and Children and FREE admission for children below 6 years of age.
For more information please visit Sun yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall at www.sysnmh.org.sg.