PSLE Marking Days 2023 is from 16 to 18 October 2023. There will be no school on these dates and here are some activities that you can do during the PSLE Marking Days 2023.

1. Get GungHo’s Spooktacular Sentosa Camp

Get GungHo Spooktacular Sentosa Camp

🏆 Join Camp GungHo’s “Spooktacular Sentosa” kids’ holiday program this October school break! 👻🎃

🗓️ 16 to 18 Oct 2023
⏰ 9am – 4pm
👦👧 Ages 5-12
💲 3-Day Program: $420
💥 TNAP Reader Offer: Code TNAP390 for Special $390 rate

Get ready for a hauntingly good time! Explore Adventure Cove Waterpark, tackle Enchanted Nestopia, and embrace the Halloween spirit with games and crafts. Upgrade for more thrills with Mega Bounce or Zombie Ziplining!

Limited slots, so register now here!

Contact us on WhatsApp +65 98600822

Let’s get spooktacular at Camp GungHo! 🎃👻🕷️ #GetGungHo


2. Dinosaurs @ Fu Shan Park

dinosaurs galore at playground in fu shan park woodlands

At Fu Shan Garden which is a rather quiet part of Woodlands, enter into a Dinosaur Park of the prehistoric period in Singapore.

For more information, visit Dinosaurs @ Fu Shan Park.


3. Swan Gazing at Singapore Botanic Gardens

white swan singapore botanic gardens

Visit the swan gazebo and admire the beautiful white birds, that glide up gracefully right up to the water’s edge and readily pose for photographs.

For more information, visit Singapore Botanic Gardens.


4. Enjoy the Beautiful Sunset at Raffles Marina Lighthouse

Tuas Lighthouse

The beacon has been described as one of the most ideal and unique venues among couples for wedding photography and nautical themed weddings. During the evenings, soak in the expanse of the beautiful sunset as you take a stroll down the pier to the lighthouse.

For more information, visit Raffles Marina Lighthouse.


5. Reflections At Bukit Chandu Museum

Reflections At Bukit Chandu Museum

Reflections at Bukit Chandu is a World War II interpretative centre housed in a restored black and white colonial bungalow close to the former battle site – the Battle of Pasir Panjang. The centre is a place for visitors to reflect upon Singapore’s heritage of heroism. The presentation, through artefacts, exhibits and multi-media, invites visitors to contemplate about our nation’s war experience and to discover how far Singapore has come as a nation.

For more information, visit Reflections At Bukit Chandu Museum.


6. Reconnect with Nature at Nature Playgarden @HortPark

Nature Biophilic Playgarden HortPark

Surrounded by greenery and sounds of nature, the Nature Playgarden at HortPark is designed with pre-schoolers in mind to encourage children to spend more time outdoors and reconnect with nature.

For more information, visit Nature Playgarden @HortPark.


7. Cycle at Coney Island

Coney Island

The rustic Coney Island Park is an ecologically sustainable park with many environmental initiatives. It focuses on conserving energy and water, recycling and retaining of the natural elements in the park.

For more information, visit Coney Island.


8. Revisit Haw Par Villa

statues in Haw Par Villa Singapore

Haw Par Villa is a unique garden that is rich in educational value and grand in architecture. It is an undisputed wonderland of beautiful landscape and over a thousand sculptures that artistically portray stories and events based on famous Chinese historical personalities, mythology and legends.

For more information, visit Haw Par Villa.


9. Taman Jurong Diamond Blocks

Taman Jurong Diamond Blocks

Hidden in Taman Jurong is another favourite spot for shutterbugs – the “diamond blocks”. As the name suggests, this icon at Yuan Kuang Road is formed by four public housing blocks connecting into the shape of a diamond. Standing for more than 40 years since 1973, the “diamond blocks” were initially planned for demolition, but were eventually used as rental flats, and also a Covid-19 housing facility. This unique architecture is definitely worth visiting, as it may not be around for long.

For more information, visit Taman Jurong Diamond Blocks.


10. Learn about Biodiversity at Lee Kong Chian Museum

lee kong chian museum dinosaur

Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum is home to over 1 million specimens from fossils to flora and fauna, of which about 2,000 specimens are on display.

For more information, visit Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum.


11. Dive into Naval History at Sembawang

Beaulieu House Sembawang Heritage Trail

Did you know that Sembawang used to be home to an important naval base for the British Empire? Or that it was once populated by rubber plantations owned by prominent pioneers such as Lim Chong Pang? Sembawang, which derived its name from the Mesua ferruginea or the Sembawang tree, has also been home to people from all walks of life – from seafaring villagers who dwelt in kampongs; Asian dockyard workers from Kerala and Hongkong who lived at quarters along Canberra Road; to British naval officers who stayed in black-and-white houses – adding to the area’s rich history and cultural diversity.

For more information, visit Sembawang Heritage Trail.


12. Go on a Singapore Historical Bike Tour

Explore Singapore on a bike tour that will take you through Singapore’s charming back streets and historical landmarks. The tour guide from Bike Around Tour Singapore will take you beyond the usual tourist spots into the most beautiful and interesting aspects of this city to learn about its rich history. Covering many local hotspots like the Colonial District, Singapore River, Merlion Park, Chinatown, Clarke Quay, Little India, Kampong Glam, Marina Bay and more!

You can book the package via Klook.


13. Play at an Indoor Playground

Smigy Playground Tiong Bahru Plaza

Let your kids play in an indoor playground be it a sunny or rainy day. Check out these Top Indoor Playgrounds in Singapore.


14. Build a Terrarium

Learn the secrets of terrariums: drainage and soil life. Your child and you can design and build your own terrarium from scratch under the guidance of a host. You can bring back your own terrarium.Extend the day by signing up for a Rooftop Farm Experience after!

You can book the package via KKday.


15. Get Wet at Adventure Cove Park

Let your hair down and relax on a float, or ride the massive waves of the Adventure River.

Get your dose of adrenaline and soar on Adventure Cove Waterpark’s hydro-magnetic coaster, the RipTide! Enjoy marine life up close as you slip through the transparent tunnel of Underwater World. Then, swim among the 20,000 fishes at Rainbow Reef.

You can book the package via KKday.


16. Itsy Bitsy Spider

SkyOasis Spider Playground

Check out the latest playground in town. Located at the replacement site for Tanglin Halt SERS residents, this spider at Sky Oasis @ Dawson playground was inspired by the vibrant life and biodiversity in the surrounding park, including the Friendly Spider and his friends!

For more information, visit Spider and Adventure Playground at SkyOasis@Dawson.


18. Pay a Visit to Air Force Museum

air force museum helicopter display

Learn more about the history and mission of the RSAF through a series of interactive displays and role-playing games. Get up close with different fighter jets, missiles, and anti-aircraft systems, and uncover their stories and contributions to the RSAF’s growth.

For more information, visit Air Force Museum.


Revisit Dinosaurs at Jurassic Mile

Dinosaur Changi Jurassic Mile T-Rex

Changi Jurassic Mile is Singapore’s largest permanent outdoor display of life-sized dinosaurs. More than 20 different pre-historic creatures from nine species are displayed along the one-kilometre cycling and jogging path. From a towering Tyrannosaurus Rex to gigantic dinosaur eggs, visitors will be wowed by the lifelike dinosaur exhibits at the Changi Jurassic Mile, making it a perfect outdoor weekend destination for families

For more information, visit Dinosaurs at Jurassic Mile.


From nature, to hiking to taking a walk down unique places, kids can take a breather with a day out right here in Singapore through the above unique experiences.

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