Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies, Singapore

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#17 of 87 in Museums in Singapore
The monumental Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies is not only the site of the city’s first manufacturer of Henry Ford’s automobiles in the early 20th century; it is also historically significant to the nation’s World War II efforts and struggles. Head here to be in the same space where the British formally surrendered to the Japanese, who went on to occupy Singapore in a brutal regime that lasted three years from 1942 to 1945. Survey the collection of memories, reflections, and artifacts that speak of the darkest, but also most resilient and brave period in modern Singaporean history. Use our Singapore trip builder website to add Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies and other attractions to your Singapore vacation plans.
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  • I came here because I'm very interested in World War II history and I was not disappointed. The exhibition here is very thorough and well designed. They have kept the room where the surrender was...  more »
  • This is an interesting museum and best explored by yourself as the guide was far too intensive. All displays are well written in English with interesting facts. You have to pay by card as they do...  more »

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