Director’s Travel Journal - 9 Dec


Visit historic port cities like Nagasaki, Goa, Canton (Guangzhou), and Batavia (Jakarta) as part of a two-part series talk. Let the Director of the Asian Civilisations Museum take you through time from the 1500s to today, and explore what remains of the old cities in the contemporary ones.

Limited seats available. Registration required.

About the speaker

Kennie Ting is Director, Asian Civilisations Museum, and Group Director, Museums, for the National Heritage Board. He is fascinated by the architectural heritage of colonial cities in Asia, and is the author of two books, The Romance of the Grand Tour – 100 Years of Travel in South East Asia, and a volume on Heritage in the Singapore Chronicles series commissioned by the Institute of Policy Studies.

Event Timeline
Fri Dec 9, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM SGT
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Asian Civilisations Museum
Venue Address
1 Empress Place Singapore
5 min walk from Raffles Place MRT. Parking is also available at Parliament House, The Fullerton Hotel, One Fullerton, and Six Battery Road.
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