2 Dec 2020 - 16 Jan 2021



10.00 - 7.00 PM

10.00 - 9.00 PM

Getting here
5-minute walk from Raffles Place MRT (Exit H)

Family tries conserving painting with Project Insight


Try your hand at conserving a painting in mixed reality, with Project Insight by HelloHolo. You can now experience the delicate art of painting conservation for yourself, using mixed reality smartglasses with holographic overlays on the paintings Two Port Views: Amoy and Fuzhou in the Asian Civilisations Museum's Maritime Trade gallery. You will be able to glimpse the many layers of the restoration process, made possible by a combination of condition reports and scans.


Boy interacting with An Excavation Through Time exhibit

Be an archaeologist for the day, with An Excavation Through Time by iMMERSiVELY. The Virtual Reality game enabled by a gaming headset and motion-tracked handheld controllers take you through a first-hand immersive experience at the Empress Place excavations in 1998 and 2015, to unearth artefacts dating from the 14th century.


Project Insight and An Excavation Through Time are part of the DigiMuse programme, which started in 2017 as an initiative to build a vibrant cultural sector ,and reach out to the tech sector to crowdsource ideas to enhance museum experiences.


  • Family Fun
    Better Together – Children's Season 2020
    School is out! Let’s discover and create together with family and friends at ACM. We now offer both online and self-guided activities at the museum.
  • Lectures
    Friday with Friends!

    Southeast Asian archaeology from a rock art perspective

    Noel Hidalgo Tan

  • Events
    Asia in Fashion

    Sharing from the Asian Civilisations Museum (Singapore), Yves Saint Laurent Museum (Paris) and Andrew Gn


    A panel discussion in conjunction with vOilah! France Singapore Festival 2020