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  • Eye in the Sky - Sultan Mosque

    Eye in the Sky Coney Island

    The twelfth episode of NHB's "Eye in the Sky" series uses aerial videography to showcase the exquisite features and highlights of Sultan Mosque, a National Monument in Singapore.

  • Eye in the Sky - Armenian Apostolic Church of Saint Gregory the Illuminator

    Eye in the Sky Coney Island

    The eleventh episode of NHB's "Eye in the Sky" series uses aerial videography to showcase the elegant architectural features of the Armenian Church of St Gregory the Illuminator, a National Monument in Singapore.

  • Eye in the Sky - Sri Thendayuthapani Temple

    Eye in the Sky Coney Island

    The tenth episode of NHB's "Eye in the Sky" series uses aerial videography to showcase the wealth of architectural elements, sculptural forms and decorative features of Sri Thendayuthapani Temple, a National Monument in Singapore.

  • Fall of Singapore - British Surrender and Japanese Occupation

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    The British surrenders after suffering heavy casualties and the loss of reservoirs, marking the start of the Japanese Occupation. WWII survivors share their stories of this dark period.

  • Roots.sg Presents: The Revere Bell

    Paul Revere

    This Revere Bell is the only one of hundreds produced by the Revere Copper Company that is outside of the United States.

  • The Battle for Singapore

    Battle for Singapore

    In the second installment of 'The Fall of Singapore' mini-series, the Japanese begins their invasion of Singapore. Watch how the battles went down.

  • Root.sg Presents: The Jackson Plan

    jackson plan

    Lieutenant Philip Jackson was thought to be the first engineer and land surveyor in the colony of Singapore during his time. In 1822, he was commissioned by Stamford Raffles to draw up a town plan of Singapore. The urban plan was organised according to land use and the different communities.

  • The Singapore Strategy

    Singapore Strategy

    After WWI, the British constructed a huge naval base at Sembawang, but the battle fleet could not be housed there due to economic reasons. As a compromise, they would only send their main battle fleet from the Atlantic to the Asia-Pacific when a threat was imminent. This was known as the Singapore Strategy.

  • Roots Trails: Little India Heritage Trail

    Little India trail

    Behind all the vibrant colours, irresistible food, and diverse communities and culture that it's famous for, the Little India precinct holds many little-known stories since its early beginnings. Besides marvelling at the sights and sounds of these historic places, we meet with locals and 'lim kopi' with the Trail Expert to uncover the significance of this well-loved precinct.

  • Roots.sg Presents: The Move

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    The painting that depicts a view of Singapore from Mount Wallich is temporarily moved from its home at the National Museum of Singapore to the Asian Civilisations Museum for its special exhibition, "Port Cities: Multicultural Emporiums of Asia". Hear from the curators about the significance of this painting.

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