06 Oct '11, 2pm

Sail on the Maritime Experiential Museum & Aquarium!: Southeast Asia's exciting maritime past comes alive this 1...

Sail on the Maritime Experiential Museum & Aquarium!: Southeast Asia's exciting maritime past comes alive this 1...

Southeast Asia's exciting maritime past comes alive this 15 October with the opening of Singapore's first maritime museum. Known as the Maritime Experiential Museum & Acquarium (MEMA) , the attraction at Resorts World Sentosa features more than 400 rare objects including the Jewel of Muscat (a life-sized reproduction of a 9th century Arab dhow), and treasures from the Belitung Shipwreck . Designed by Ralph Appelbaum Associates , an international museum design firm, the museum depicts the romance of a bygone era with tales of seafarers braving the stormy seas along the Maritime Silk Route . Set in the 15th century, the museum's centrepiece revolves around the story of legendary Admiral Zheng He who launched many maritime voyages from China to the Western oceans with a fleet of 300 shops. Through highly interactive features and realistic replicas, the stories of exotic lands...

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Maritime Experiential Museum's grand opening

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