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The Intan, Singapore

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Explore the Peranakan culture by visiting The Intan. The house is a private museum of Alvin Yapp, who dedicated himself to collecting pieces related to the culture of Chinese immigrants. See the pieces acquired, which include pottery, jewelry, clothes, and furniture, from all over the world. Tour the museum, with either tea service or dinner included, as a way to try authentic traditional Nonya dishes. Put The Intan on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Singapore trip itinerary builder.
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  • Was invited to visit the place with my colleagues and friend to discuss on a charitable project. Never expected myself to walk into a museum. Was warmly invited in by Alvin and to my Wonderful Surpris...  more »
  • Private museums rare in Singapore. And, this is the best private Pernankan museum. So, come down now!  more »
  • The curator - Alvin - has painstaking collected a wonderful cross section of original Peranakan items for viewing. His knowledge of the history and culture of his own people is impressive. Well worth ...  more »