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Singapore Philatelic Museum

23B Coleman Street Singapore Philatelic Museum, Singapore 179807, Singapore
+65 6337 3888
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Best Museum ever

Oh the joy of going to a stamp museum. They have an excellent display related to Singapore postal... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yvonne V
via mobile
Best described by some pretty soft, wishy-washy 'darlings'

Kill your darlings, they said. Who? Quiller-Couch. Then Faulkner, Wilde, and Chekov. A weird... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shinraemonsam
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Sydney, Australia
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Singapore Philatelic Museum celebrates everything about the world of stamps, from their unique background and connection to important historical moments in history, to stamp design and important collections.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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23B Coleman Street Singapore Philatelic Museum, Singapore 179807, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh the joy of going to a stamp museum. They have an excellent display related to Singapore postal service and early stamps. Other rooms have displays that change every six months. Every time I go to Singapore this is a must see for me. The...More

Thank Yvonne V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kill your darlings, they said. Who? Quiller-Couch. Then Faulkner, Wilde, and Chekov. A weird, quaint, nice and unusual, naive, cute hodgepodge. Do not ask why there is a whole room devoted to Harry Potter or the imperial Fabergé eggs. Just enjoy the $6 whimsical ride......More

Thank shinraemonsam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum. There were lots of small children from a school group around when we visited and they seemed to be enjoying themselves too. There was a beautiful little exhibit about eggs on the first floor as well as a room about...More

Thank randompudding2
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit here. Its across two small floors with a house like set up. Although it is targeted at very young children there is a little bit of history on the second floor adults would be interested in. Theres a bit on...More

Thank Sheena1707
Reviewed 24 June 2017

From City Hall MRT Station, take a 5 to 10 minutes walk to Singapore Philatelic Museum. Admission is free for Singaporeans, $6 for non-Singaporean children aged 3 to 12, and $8 for non-Singaporean adults. The museum is quite small and compact. The museum reveals interesting...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Actually went there for it's precious eggs exhibition. Some are made with real egg's shell and they mostly are beautiful works of arts. Went on to other room. To my surprise, British made Harry Potter stamps. And then I found many kind of historical mini...More

Thank Luci L
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I was really surprised at this Museum. It is a hidden gem in Singapore. The exhabits were absolutely great. It started slow with the reproduction post cards and children areas but the egg display was great. The miniature postal boxes were interesting. The child exhabits...More

Thank G L
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The vast collection of Singapore stamps fron colonial days till the present is impressive and well presented. It is worthwhile for stamp collectors of South East Asian stamps to visit and see how a good collection is displayed.

Thank EaglevisionLowe
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Never really step into this small museum within walking distance from Cityhall MRT station. I am glad I did. There is a rich heritage of stamps and postal history including during the British Colonial Days. Happy to see some stamps I used during my schooling...More

Thank ncw2
Reviewed 4 April 2017

As a lapsed stamp collector, it's a nice break from all the malls in Singapore. The limited run Harry Potter exhibit was in a small room, but fun to look at. The gift shop has a lot of old philatelic paraphenelia like stamps, first day...More

Thank synicalrules
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