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  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Gardens [4]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Gardens. The scene shows three human and one animal figures. 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Gardens [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Gardens. The scene shows the 3-D figures of a man with a long pole and a woman emerging from a shell. Around them are sculptures of 3-D animals. 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Repair works being undertaken at Tiger Balm Gardens

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three men doing restoration works on a sculpture at Tiger Balm Gardens. The human figure being restored is cordoned off with scaffolding. 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Gardens [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Gardens. The scene shows two human and one animal figures. 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Visitors at Tiger Balm Gardens [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of five visitors to Tiger Balm Gardens. The group consists of two men, two women and a baby. The women are dressed in traditional costumes. They are standing near a bridge on which stand several human figures. 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Gardens [3]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Gardens. The scene shows four children on a tower, and two human figures at the bottom of the tower. 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Safe measure on a sculpture at Block 94, Commonwealth Drive, during circuit breaker period

    Arts · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows a sculpture of a boy standing next to a girl seated on a branch of a tree with a red and white tape bound loosely around their hands during the circuit breaker...
  • Statue at Kin Teck Tong TCM clinic at Chinatown Point during phase 2 of re-opening

    Arts · Politics and Government · Seet, Kevin
    "A statue outside the TCM clinic Kin Teck Tong at Chinatown Point is decorated with a face mask, reflecting the need to wear a mask in public for everyone."--Contributed by Kevin Seet, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows the statue outside the...
  • Merlion, mid-1970s

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows the side view of the Merlion statue, a half beast, half fish mythical creature, at the mouth of the Singapore River. Lighters and ships can be seen on the waters. The statue was relocated in 2002. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a diorama depicting a scene at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Spanish dancers at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the statue of two Spanish dancers at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden, Confucius statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a statue of Confucius at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from the Eight Immortals Cross the Sea (八仙過海) at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). It shows the battle between the eight immortals and the soldiers of the East Sea. Part of the caption on the diorama reads "Stories from...
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the statue of a Chinese deity on top a pagoda roof at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama of a few women in swimwear and bikinis having fun by the side of a river at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pagoda with Sakyamuni statue at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    The photograph shows Buddha Sakyamuni statue sits atop a pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama of a farm scene at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). One of the farmers is working the water buffalo at the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama with statues of sea lions, frogs, turtles and snakes at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅) at Pasir Panjang Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden Thai dancer statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the statue of a Thai dancer at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden, Laughing Buddha statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a statue of the Laughing Buddha, also known as Buddha Maitreya, at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama of Chinese deities and sea creatures having a battle at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [6]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with a white statue of the Laughing Buddha and two children sitting at his feet. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [5]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with statues of a monkey and a crane. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, circa 1962-1965 [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a large-scale diorama in Haw Par Villa with statues of a tiger and a snake. Title devised by Library staff.