Victoria Memorial Hall, 1960s : aerial view

This photograph shows an aerial view of the Victoria Memorial Hall, located at the heart of Singapore's civic district. Now known as the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the landmark has performed a wide range of functions from political meetings to stage performances since it was constructed in 1862. The Empress Place Building which now houses the Asian Civilizations Museum can be seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

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From the Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏. All rights reserved, Family of Kouo Shang-Wei and National Library Board Singapore 2007

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  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Historic Buildings
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Public Buildings
  • Historic buildings--Singapore--Photographs
  • Public buildings--Singapore--Photographs
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Public and commercial buildings

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