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National Library Donors' Gallery

Sat, 10 Nov 2007 - Sun, 31 Dec 2023

... Level 10, Donors' Gallery, National Library Building
... 10:00 - 21:00 ... Free

Donations of library materials to the National Library play a significant role in adding diversity and depth to our collection and are instrumental in assisting the library to obtain notable National Collection items. Over the past 10 years, we have


The News Gallery: Beyond Headlines

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - Sun, 31 Dec 2023

... Level 11, Promenade, National Library Building
... 10:00 - 21:00 ... Free

Explore the fascinating yet bewildering world of news media at our permanent exhibition The News Gallery: Beyond Headlines.

Light Amidst Adversity Book Display
Guided Tour

Light Amidst Adversity Book Display

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - Sun, 30 Jul 2023

... Level 13, Rare Gallery, National Library Building
... 11:00 - 14:00 ... Free

The Rare Collection Gallery showcases treasures from the National Library's Rare Materials Collection of valuable research materials on Singapore and Southeast Asia. Comprising over 15,000 books, journals, manuscripts, maps, photographs and epheme

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Programmes for children aged 0 to 6 years, parents and educators.

Children and Teens

Programmes that ignite interests in reading and learning. For ages 7 to 17 and families.


Programmes for young adults, working professionals and anyone with an interest to learn.


Programmes suitable for the 50 years and above.

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Mother Tongue Programmes