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The Intan, Singapore

(4.8/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Not to be missed.... owner Alvin will share with you his mind boggling collection of antiques & artefacts of his beloved heritage... 
  • This museum is really unique as it is a house and also a museum at the same time, the interior design and space are filled with rich culture of Peranakan antiques and its really intriguing to listen a...  more »
  • I really enjoyed the tour of Mr Yap's house which gave me more information of the Peranakan culture. Also would like to thank Mr Yap for being a great host. The kueh and tea was really good.