ANNOUNCEMENT Welcome back to Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum! Read our re-opening notice here for our safe management measures.
Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum
Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum

Announcement: We are Re-opening!

Currently ClosedOpens on Sunday from 10AM — 6PM

Announcement: We are Re-opening!

With Singapore’s transition into Phase Two, museums are allowed to re‐open to the public from 26 June 2020 onwards. We have been working hard to prepare for the re-opening of our gallery to safeguard the health and safety of our visitors and staff.

We are pleased to announce that we will be re-opening to the public on 16 July 2020 (Thursday).




For the well-being of our visitors and staff, safe management measures that have been implemented include:

  • No more than five people for group visits
  • Wearing of masks at all times
  • Use of SafeEntry and NUS Visitor Management systems upon entry and exit
  • Temperature screening
  • Safe distancing of at least one metre at all times
  • Adjusted opening hours and museum capacity
  • Suspension of guided tours and programmes
  • Increased cleansing and disinfection frequency and provision of hand sanitizers




Reopening date: 16 July 2020, Thursday

Operating days: Thursdays to Sundays

Operating hours: 10 am to 6 pm (last admission at 4:30 pm)

Museum Shop operating days: Saturdays and Sundays

Getting here: The NUS Internal Shuttle Bus services are unavailable to the public until further notice. For public buses to the museum, please visit here.


Visitors are recommended to pre-purchase tickets online via SISTIC due to limited daily capacity. Please call 66015174 or 66015175 if you require assistance.

The measures we are taking are in line with the guidelines issued by the National Heritage Board. Read this guide to find out more.

We thank you for your support, patience and understanding throughout the past three months, and we look forward to welcoming you back in our galleries again!