Hop over to SDC this September for a celestial Mid-Autumn month with a line up of exciting activities for you and your family. Be ready to float over the moon!

Date: 4 – 26 September 2021

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre

Moon Mirrors

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Moon Mirrors

Come enjoy a serene evening with this floating light installation by the Discovery Lake under the night sky.

Date: 4 September 2021 onwards
Time: All Day (Light up from 6pm)
Venue: Discovery Lake

Rabbit Lantern Craft

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Rabbit Lantern Craft

Make your own paper rabbit lantern in this fun, kid-friendly craft activity!

Date: 4 – 26 September 2021
Time: Weekdays: 1pm to 6pm | Weekends: 11am to 8pm
Venue: Play Ground

Moonwalk (Trail Activity)

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Moonwalk

Hunt for clues to learn more about the Moon and its significance by taking part in this self-guided centre-wide trail!

Date: 4 – 12, 18, 19 & 21 September 2021
Time: Weekdays: 1pm to 6pm | Weekends: 11am to 8pm
Venue: Play Ground
Price: FREE

Let’s get Moony!

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre

Get a brain tease by trying some traditional lantern riddles or have a go at some of our tabletop games!

Date: 18, 19 & 21 September 2021
Time: 5pm to 9pm
Venue: Concourse
Price: FREE

Moon Tales @ Gallery

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Moon Tales

Step back in time and light up your lanterns as we journey through the olden days to the present. Let our storytellers share the different tales of the ‘Moon’ and its significance as you explore our gallery.

Date: 4, 5, 10, 11 & 12 September 2021
Time: 2:30pm & 4:30pm
Venue: Permanent Exhibits Gallery – Through The Lens of Time
Price: FREE, pre-registration required.

Nightscape Watercolour Workshop

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Nightscape Watercolour Workshop

Join local artist, Ong Lai Art, for 1hr 30mins of fun and easy watercolour painting session! This holiday, you will get to explore simple watercolour techniques and create your very own unique moon portrait.

Date: 4, 5, 11 & 12 September 2021
Time: 1:30pm & 3:30pm
Venue: Permanent Exhibits Gallery – Through The Lens of Time
Price: $22 per person (20% Discount for SDC Members)
Persons/Session: Max. 20 (Full vaccination required.)

Lantern Walk (Storytelling)

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Lantern Walk

Ever wondered how did the rabbit end up with Chang’e? Or why does Wu Gang keep cutting the tree? Light up your lanterns and find out all these quirky stories in our special Lantern Walk!

Date: 18, 19 & 21 September 2021
Time: 7pm to 9pm (30-min intervals)
Venue: Outdoors @ Discovery Lake
Price: FREE, pre-registration required




Moongazing by the Lake

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Moongazing by the Lake

Join in this easy watercolour painting session to explore simple watercolour techniques and create your very own unique moon portrait as you bask in the moonlight by our lake!

Date: 18, 19 & 21 September 2021
Time: 6pm to 9pm (30-min intervals)
Venue: Bandstand @ Discovery Lake
Price: FREE, pre-registration required

Moon-LIT! Gift Set

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre Gift Set

In collaboration with the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS), Singapore Discovery Centre introduces the Moon-LIT! Gift Set! Each comes with:

  • Exclusive 2-piece traditional mooncakes from MINDS
  • 2 packets of Chinese tea
  • 1 x Lantern Walk (Storytelling) for 1 family (up to 5 persons)
  • 2 x Rabbit Lantern Crafts

Date: Pre-order starts from 4 to 17 Sep 2021
Time: Pick-up on 18, 19 & 21 Sep 2021, 5pm – 9pm
Price: $49.90 per set (20% Discount for SDC Members)

For more information, visit here.


Mid-Autumn Festival falls on 21 September 2021 this year. Remember to check out our list of Best Mooncakes and Best Bak Kwa in Singapore 2021.

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Looking for what to during mid autumn festival? Read Mid Autumn Festival 2021 Events in Singapore.

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