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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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  • August 17, 2017
    The Intan is a tiny place packed with Peranakan historical nuggets. Be prepared to be bedazzled by the musically talented host and be enthralled by his animated charm.  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    My friend and I visited The Intan about 2 weeks back to interview Alvin Yapp for our project work on Peranakan Art. Alvin was very helpful in providing us the answers we were looking for and offering ...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    Mr Alvin Yapp is very welcoming and willing to share his experience with us! Learnt about more about Peranakan art and culture!!  more »
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  • December 9, 2016
    The first time I arrived at the house, I was told that I had to make an appointment. Silly me! I happily booked a slot to visit the museum and had an amazing time learning about the Peranakan Culture. A must-visit in Singapore!
  • January 9, 2017
    Great tour and history education

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