Science Centre Singapore celebrates Golden Jubilee Weekend with free admission for Singapore citizens.
In conjunction with the nation’s SG50 celebrations, Science Centre Singapore (SCS) will be providing free admission to Singapore citizens during the “Golden Jubilee Celebrations @ Science Centre Singapore” from 7 to 10 August 2015. This free admission also includes entry into six other SCS attractions – the “Human Body Experience” exhibition, the “Interplay: Where Science Meets Art” exhibition, KidsSTOP™, Snow City, The Cliff @ Snow City and the Omni-Theatre.
Singapore citizens will be required to present their National Registration Identity Cards (NRIC), valid Passports, National Service identity cards or Pioneer Generation cards at each attraction entrance to gain admission. Each card will admit the holder and up to four children below the age of 16.
During the “Golden Jubilee Celebrations @ Science Centre Singapore”, all other visitors will be able to purchase day passes, priced at $25 each, at ticketing counters. These day passes will grant them entry to all SCS attractions.
Admission for all visitors will be on a first-come-first-served basis at each attraction, subject to each attraction’s capacity. Frequent updates on admission to SCS attractions and their approximate queue time will be made available on SCS’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ScienceCentreSG. Members of the public are advised to check SCS’s Facebook page on the day that they plan to visit the Science Centre.
Associate Professor Lim Tit Meng, Chief Executive, SCS, said: “The Science Centre has inspired generations in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics since 1977. As the nation celebrates its Golden Jubilee in August, the Science Centre is happy to open its doors to Singaporeans for free over the Jubilee Weekend, and to share with them the creative and experiential science learning that we bring through our various attractions and programmes.”
Operating hours for the various SCS attractions can be found below:
Updates leading up to the “Golden Jubilee Celebrations @ Science Centre Singapore” will be made available on SCS’s Corporate Website at www.science.edu.sg.
About Science Centre Singapore
Science Centre Singapore is a non-formal educational institution and a leading regional Science Centre. A custodian of creativity and innovation, the Centre has captured the evolution of scientific developments through unique and relevant exhibitions and shows.
The Centre houses 14 exhibition galleries with more than 1,000 exhibits, and another 30,000 sq metres of outdoor exhibition space showcasing the Waterworks exhibition, Ecogarden and Kinetic Garden. Other Science Centre Singapore attractions include the Omni-Theatre, Snow City and KidsSTOP™.
The Centre and its partners have played a pivotal role in transforming the way students and the public interact with and learn about science & technology. Together with the Omni-Theatre, KidsSTOP™ and Snow City, it has engaged and enriched close to 30 million students and visitors since 1977.
The Science Centre, Omni-Theatre and Snow City received 1.30 million visitors for FY2014/2015. For more information, please visit www.science.edu.sg