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New citizens to learn S'pore's cultures, traditions via museum tour

New citizens to learn S'pore's cultures, traditions via museum tour

AsiaOne | Friday, Aug 30, 2013

SINGAPORE - This Sunday, 100 new citizens from Tampines GRC will take part in a self-guided tour at the Asian Civilisations Museum to learn more about Singapore's cultures and traditions.

The pilot cultural exploration tour is a collaboration between the museum and the People's Association.

Highlights of the tour include exhibits and galleries of Singapore's 19th and 20th century coolie quarters, a miniature Quran and a Peranakan bridal robe.

The tour on Sunday will be officiated by Baey Yam Keng, Adviser to Tampines North Grassroots Organisations, and will take place from 10am to 12.30pm.

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