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Singapore Discovery Centre

510 Upper Jurong Road Singapore Discovery Centre, Singapore 638365, Singapore
+65 6792 6188
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US$ 121.64*
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5-Day Singapore City Pass with Universal Studios Admission
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The Singapore Discovery Centre’s mission is to inspire a desire in the locals to contribute to Singapore’s future, through the sharing of the Singapore Story in an interactive and interesting way.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good38%
  • Average30%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible4%
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510 Upper Jurong Road Singapore Discovery Centre, Singapore 638365, Singapore
+65 6792 6188
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Ignoring the fact that the Discovery Centre is in a far-flung corner of the island, the visit was disappointing. The exhibits are old, technology used very outdated - some weren't even responsive anymore. The only visitors i saw were school children forced to visit to...More

Thank candiesss
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit to the centre. On my first visit, we were there to assist in a film screening organized by my grassroot organization. We visited the Singapore Discovery Museum in a rush but I did not have much impression of the exhibit...More

1  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of good stuff here, which is my only reason to visit Joo Koon. Service here is great, as the staff are all smiles and helpful. SDC has changed quite a bit since I last visited 5 years ago, but the overall feel is similar....More

Thank Edward L
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Worth every penny if you join the membership. We usually go for the blockbuster movies. Have to start q-ing at 9am; thats when it opens and especially if show is just released. Parking is free and the food court is good. There are 4D simulator...More

Thank rae_hunt
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My school brought us here for our learning journey! It was a wonderful experience! We learnt about many different ways in surviving in the jungles and wars and the basic needs for soldiers. We learnt about concealing, cover and camouflage, and also tried out their...More

1  Thank PieBerry248
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Singapore Discovery Centre is a place where one can learn about the history of Singapore. Great place to watch a movie too.

Thank myewee_Singapore
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The Singapore Discovery Centre, you'll learn things that you never knew before. Don't forget to go to the Omni Theater and experience an experience of a lifetime

2  Thank Sulaiman J
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Singapore is not only the glimmer of the skylight, vast selection of foods, there is history in such a small country which blown your mind away to learn how much the Army meant and matters, what the Army have achieved and provided aids not to...More

Thank jt9992015
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This place is free for citizens, while you pay for admission if you are a visitor. The place has many interactive displays you can engage in, and there are some exhibits that are quite good in bringing out the essence of being Singaporean. For example,...More

Thank Wai Meng Y
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

While the SDC is listed under the Defence category in the Museum Roundtable, it seems to surround National Education more than anything. The entire SDC is full of interactive exhibits, from games, to quizzes, to even a news reporting simulator. It is a fun way...More

2  Thank 73,009
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25 November 2016|
Response from Wai Meng Y | Reviewed this property |
Can't recall the actual charges, but you can look from the SDC website, under Admission page.