Singapore Maritime Gallery

The Singapore Maritime Gallery tells the story of Singapore’s transformation from a thriving trading post into a premier Global Hub Port and the world’s leading International Maritime Centre. Seize the opportunity to experience our rich maritime heritage, while learning about the vital link between the maritime industry and our daily lives.

COVID-19 Update

We have put in place safe management measures to ensure the gallery remains a safe environment for everyone. These include the use of TraceTogether SafeEntry* upon entry and exit, safe distancing of at least 1 metre at all times and admission of not more than 5 persons in a group.

Vaccination-differentiated safe management measures requirements
All visitors to the gallery must be fully vaccinated, recovered individuals, unvaccinated individuals with a valid negative pre-event test (PET) result, or children aged 12 years and below. If there is more than one child aged 12 years and below in the group of 5 persons, all children must be from the same household.

From 1 Jan 2022, only fully vaccinated, recovered, or medically ineligible individuals, or children aged 12 years and below, will be allowed to enter the gallery.

Please show your vaccination status to the counter staff.

Do wear a mask at all times. If you feel unwell, please stay home.

Due to the reduced permitted capacity, we seek your patience and understanding that there may be some waiting time prior to any entry into the Gallery.

Thank you for working together with us towards a COVID-safe Singapore.

* SafeEntry to be done only via the TraceTogether App or Token

Download the Singapore Maritime Gallery brochure here.

Click here to begin your virtual tour of selected highlights of the Gallery.

The Singapore Maritime Gallery is designed to be self-exploratory, and offers flexible learning opportunities about Maritime Singapore.

For Self-Guided Tour
Look out for these top 10 highlights as you explore the Singapore Maritime Gallery on your own. 

Download the Singapore Maritime Gallery guide here.

For Ages 7 and Above
Find out more about Maritime Singapore through quizzes, puzzles and other fun activities when you visit the Singapore Maritime Gallery.

Download the Singapore Maritime Gallery Activity Booklet here.

The Maritime Singapore Education Series is a series of online learning guides aimed at helping you understand more about Singapore as a maritime nation.

Divided into four themes and 12 individual topics, each guide comes with its own informational write-up on a selected topic, with accompanying video links and fun activity for further exploration.

Suitable for ages 10 and above.

Click here to access the various issues.

We provide complimentary physical guided tours in English for Singapore residents for at least 20 pax. The tour duration will be one hour. Please submit your request here at least two weeks in advance. If you are keen on virtual tours, you may write in to for more information.

Keep a lookout for events coming your way. For more details, please download the list of events here.

Opening Hours
Tuesdays – Sundays
9am to 6pm daily 
Closed on Mondays, except for Public Holidays

Free Admission

Getting Here
Singapore Maritime Gallery
Marina South Pier, Level 2
31 Marina Coastal Drive 
Singapore 018988

Tel: +65 6325 5707

We strongly encourage access by public transportation due to limited parking facilities at Marina South Pier. Alternative parking is available at Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore. Take bus 402 from there to get to the Gallery or take a 10-12 minute walk along the sheltered linkway.

Nearest MRT
NS28 (red line) Marina South Pier Station, Exit B

Driving Instructions
From East Coast Parkway (ECP) coming from Changi Airport, take Exit 17A to Marina South. At the traffic light, turn left into Marina Place and follow the road for about 2 kilometres.
From ECP coming from Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE), take Exit 17 and turn into Marina Station Road. Take the first right to Marina Way. At the traffic light, turn left into Marina Street and follow the road for about 3 kilometres.
From Raffles Quay / Shenton Way, head towards Central Boulevard. Take the right into Marina Way. Turn left into Marina Place and continue towards Marina Coastal Drive.

Coach Drop-offs
Passengers of 40-seater coaches are to alight at the bus stop outside Marina South Pier building along Marina Coastal Drive.

Download the Singapore Maritime Gallery house rules here.