Category Archives: Public Gallery

A Round up of the Festival of Biodiversity 2013

What a weekend 13 and 14 July was! The Museum and RMBR Toddycats came out in full force to participate in the second Festival of Biodiversity, organised by the National Parks Board in conjunction with the Biodiversity Roundtable. Having organised … Continue reading

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Join us for “The Last Hurrah!” (Update: Registration closed)

We’ve been talking about it for a long time and it is finally here! RMBR will close from the April 1 and as a final thank you gesture, we’d like to invite everyone to join us for a Last Hurrah! … Continue reading

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Children’s Season 2012: Open House at the Raffles Museum

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In collaboration with the National Heritage Board’s Children Season and to commemorate International Museum day, the Raffles Museum held an Open House last Saturday. It is to be our last public event at the museum until the completion of the … Continue reading

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Raffles Museum in weekend media blitz (The Straits Times and 联合早报, 19 May; Sunday Times, 20 May)

The past weekend has been a busy one for us at the museum! We held a very successful Open House, visited by more then 700 people, and were featured in both the English and Chinese Press when we finally unveiled … Continue reading

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Wild Singapore features our Open House!

Ria Tan, RMBR’s honorary museum associate and founder of WildSingapore took time to check out our Open House last Friday and ever so efficiently featured us in her blog on Saturday! Thanks Ria, we couldn’t have done a better job ourselves … Continue reading

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New Exhibits – Bats

Bats are often misunderstood creatures, no thanks to the media and Count Blood himself. They are in fact beneficial to humans in several ways. For example, they prey on insects which could be pest; they help to pollinate fruit trees … Continue reading

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New Exhibits at the RMBR

Fauna of China (1 August 2008 ) China is a vast country which covers several climatic zones, and is endowed with many habitat types. She has more than 530 species of mammals, of which over 100 are endemic to the … Continue reading

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New at the Public Gallery – Fauna of Vietnam

Fauna of Vietnam Stretching along narrow north-eastern edge of mainland Southeast Asia, within tropical & subtropical latitudes, Vietnam is a country known for its varied spectacular natural places. It is also known for its immensely rich biodiversity, harbouring many interesting … Continue reading

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Junior Gallery Guides are back!

They are back! Qifa Primary School’s Junior Gallery Guides have returned this month of March. The batch of Junior Gallery Guides that ‘graduated’ last year, are back again, but this time with new fellow guides! The new guides were each … Continue reading

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New Exhibits at the Public Gallery

Year of the Rat 7 February 2008 marks the start of another Lunar New Year. This time round, it is back to the first animal of twelve in the Chinese Zodiac, the Rat. This new exhibit displays rodents, big and … Continue reading

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