Singapore HeritageFest at Indian Heritage Centre
Indian Heritage Centre celebrates Singapore HeritageFest! From 2 to 29 May 2022, pack your bags and buckle up to explore the journeys of Indian communities to and within Singapore while also discovering lesser-known stories about the history and evolution of the Little India precinct. From guided tours and immersive puzzle hunts to hands-on workshops and a variety of digital offerings, join us for fun and engaging programmes specially curated for you! Enjoy free admission on our Open House weekends, 7 – 8 & 14 – 15 May.
Title: Discovering Little Indias of Singapore
Date: Sat, 7 May | 14:30 – 16:30
Did you know that there used to be multiple Little Indias (areas of Indian settlements) in Singapore in the past? As part of Singapore HeritageFest, guest speaker Lakshmanan Subbiah will share about the Little Indias of Singapore. He will provide an overview of the various Indian settlements that have existed in Singapore and will narrate in detail about the first Indian settlements in Singapore along Market Street and Tanjong Pagar.
Price: Free with registration
Limited to 30 pax.
For more Singapore HeritageFest programmes by IHC, please visit the following links:
Ransack @ Little India Puzzle Hunt
Little India Heritage Trail
Travel & Trade of the Indian Diaspora (Guided tour of IHC & NDIMHC)
Discovering Little Indias of Singapore (Talk)
Making Singapore Shophouses (Talk + Lego building workshop)
IHC Mementos (SHF edition)