Guided Tours

Take a closer look at our collection with the help of our friendly guides. Look out for tours of our galleries and exhibitions all year round.

Highlights Tour

Guided tours listed in the schedule here are free, and are conducted by the Museum’s volunteers. Please note that guided tours are not available on public holidays (unless otherwise stated), and during the volunteer guides' annual break from mid-December to early January.

For enquiries about private guided tours, please visit our section on Group Bookings.

Peranakan Museum Highlight Tour of Permanent Galleries
Meeting point: Lobby
All tours are 1-hour unless otherwise stated.

(Tour schedule updated as of 20 December 2017.)


No tours between 16 December 2017 and 1 January 2018.
Monday to Friday 11 AM, 2 PM
Saturday 10.30 AM, 12.30 PM, 1.30 PM, 3 PM, 4 PM

10.30AM, 12.30PM, 1.30PM, 3PM

Mandarin 中文导览

No tours on 23, 24, 30, and 31 December 2017.

周六 11:30 AM, 2.30 PM
周日 11:30 AM, 2.30 PM

Japanese 日本語ガイド

No tours between 23 December 2017 and 3 January 2018.

Tuesday to Friday 火曜日~金曜日

10:30 AM


2nd Wednesday of the month

10.45 AM

For further enquiries on free guided tours, please contact the museum front desk at +65 6332 7591, Visitor Services at +65 6332 3275 / 6332 3583 (Monday – Friday: 9am to 6pm), or email

School Group Visits

For visits by schools or student groups, you may complete this booking form here. Alternatively, you may contact our Education Officer at +65 6332 4575 during office hours (Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 6pm) or email to

Please make bookings for tours 6 weeks prior to the visit.


Please visit our page on Group Bookings for more information. Prior booking is required for all group visits with more than 20 people.