Bukit Brown Cemetery Free Guided Tour PDF Print E-mail
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Bukit Brown Cemetery is slated for redevelopment, so the more we must archive them in memory........

 

INTRICATE carvings of dragons and phoenixes, and other Chinese mythological creatures decorate many tombstones lying in the Bukit Brown Chinese Cemetery.

Not only that, the cemetery is also a storehouse of the history of prominent pioneers of the Chinese community here.... (Neo Hui Min, ST, 20 May 2002)

 

Starting time for the tour is 2 pm on 7 Apr 2007 (Saturday). Pick up point
is the Bus Bay in front of Newton Food court at 1.20 pm for those who don't
drive. If you drive, then meet up will be at Bukit Brown Cemetery Gate itself at 2pm

Starting time for the tour is 2 pm on 7 Apr 2007 (Saturday). Pick up point
is the Bus Bay in front of Newton Food court at 1.20 pm for those who don't
drive. If you drive, then meet up will be at Bukit Brown Cemetery Gate itself at 2pm

Tour highlights:

Rich and famous tombs:

Chew Boon Lay
Mrs Lim Nee Soon
Lim Chong Pang
Lim Chong Kuo
Ong Sam Leong (biggest grave in Singapore)
Ong Boon Tat
Tan Kim Ching
Cheang Hong Lim

Plus some of the oldest graves in Singapore, 2 in 1844, one in 1849,
several in 1850s, 1860s.

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This Event has ended. Two tours were conducted.. the day Tour for the Public, and the Night Tour.... especially for Listeners of Radio FM1003.

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