Many adventurous things await kids of all ages in Singapore with plenty of fun-filled hands-on activities. Starting from art classes for your little Picassos, to horse riding for thrill freaks, here you will have all.
1. Bukit Timah Saddle Club
This club is the perfect place to interact with horses, which are depicted as dignified and gentle, with distinct personalities. You can go with your family on horse riding and equestrian sports activities at the club. Teenager and younger children can try pony riding for just S$10. Your children will be under the supervision of professional horse keepers. You may expose them to the world of equestrian sport, this is the perfect avenue for them to learn how to care for these majestic creatures. It opens daily from 7 am to 7 pm.
2. Bras Basah for Explorers
Bras Basah is an art and heritage place in Singapore which is a must-see for the family. Here, you can explore many museums and monuments. You can wander around Queen’s Street for art murals and can also head to Fort Canning Hill, a historic landmark where kids can learn the story of Singapore’s evolution from a trading post to a global maritime hub.
You kids can marvel at the Fort Gate, a remnant of a fortress built in the 19thCentury, which still stands today also. You can also visit the National Museum of Singapore to learn about the history of this place. Within minutes, you can also visit the Singapore Art Museum and discover Southeast Asia’s most amazing collections.
Besides, children can get closer to the stars at the Singapore Science Centre Observatory which conducts stargazing sessions every Friday night, from 7.50 pm to 10 pm. Kids can view constellations from both the northern and southern celestial hemispheres here.
3. The Animal Resort for Nature Lovers
The Animal Resort is spread across five acres of land where your children can interact with free-roaming animals and can view the rustic kampong (village) life from close quarters. Here you will find rabbits, horses, guinea pigs and exotic birds like cassowaries. Your children can get up-close and personal with these animals which they have seen in their storybooks and television shows. Entry is free, and this resort opens between 10 am to 5 pm and is great for all age brackets.
4. Artify Studio for Artists
At Artify Studio, kids can join in on personalized workshops or can also opt for parent-and-child art jamming sessions where they can learn to paint and create art together. Let your child’s spend some time in Singapore to create artworks at this pay-what-you-wish studio. You can take home this masterpiece. It is conducted Tue-Fri from 12.30 to 5.30 pm and Sat-Sun 10 am to 6 pm.
So, whether your kids are explorer, nature lover or even artists there are many places in Singapore to get them engages and have fun.