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  • Preservation Of Monuments Board
    protection of monuments 3 Outreach to promote and stimulate public interest and support of monuments 4 Act as an advisory to the government in respect of matters relating to the preservation of monuments Formed in January 1971 PMB was a statutory board of the Ministry of National Development It is charged to identify monuments that are worthy of preservation based on the criteria that they are of historic cultural traditional

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/ (2012-12-22)
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  • National Monuments « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    C Former Sun Yat Sen Villa now Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall Yueh Hai Ching Temple Maghain Aboth Synagogue Former Ministry of Labour Building now Subordinate Courts Former Tao Nan School now The Peranakan Museum Chesed El Synagogue Former Hill Street Police Station now Old Hill Street Police Station Ying Fo Fui Kun Central Fire Station Former Nanyang University Library and Administration Building Memorial and Arch Chinese High School Clock Tower Building Prinsep Street Presbyterian Church Tan Teck Guan Building College of Medicine Building Former Admiralty House Former Cathay Building now The Cathay Church of Sts Peter and Paul MacDonald House St Joseph s Church Church of Our Lady of Lourdes Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Tou Mu Kung Temple Former Ford Factory now Memories at Old Ford Factory Command House Former St James Power Station Bowyer Block Former Raffles College now NUS Campus at Bukit Timah Former Keng Teck Whay now Singapore Yu Huang Gong Temple of Heavenly Jade Emperor Church of St Teresa Former Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House now Singapore Conference Hall Esplanade Park Memorials Former Tanjong Pagar Railway Station Text size National Monuments Former Thong Chai Medical Institution Armenian Church of St Greqory the Illuminator St Andrew s Cathedral Former Telok Ayer Market now Lau Pa Sat Thian Hock Keng Sri Mariamman Temple Hajjah Fatimah Mosque Cathedral of the Good Shepherd Nagore Dargah Al Abrar Mosque House of Tan Yeok Nee Tan Si Chong Su Jamae Mosque Sultan Mosque St George s Church Hong San See Sri Perumal Temple Abdul Gafoor Mosque Former Siong Lim Temple now Lian Shan Shuang Lin Monastery Raffles Hotel Telok Ayer Chinese Methodist Church Goodwood Park Hotel Tower Block Former Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus Chapel and Caldwell House Istana and Sri Temasek

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=6 (2012-12-22)
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  • Education « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    PMB s educational programmes are designed to Enable students to apply their skills acquired in the classroom to real life situations Nurture self confidence and encourage exploration among the students Encourage global as well as local knowledge critical thinking and analysis Engage students to make History and Social Studies come alive for themselves Explore the possibilities of syllabus tie ups with PMB PMB s educational programmes can be incorporated into

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=7 (2012-12-22)
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  • Monumental Weddings: Wedding Portraits at National Monuments « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    National Museum of Singapore click here for directions 10am 8pm daily Free admission Monumental Weddings presents a collection of about 150 intriguing archival and contemporary wedding photographs taken at 32 of Singapore s national monuments from the early twentieth century to the present These unique images capture more than just couples on their wedding day they also feature historic buildings which have earned a permanent position in the landscape of Singapore as preserved monuments By dint of having been taken at these monuments these photographs have become artefacts that reveal not only changes in wedding fashions venues and photography but also certain sociological and cultural trends and developments Broadly organised into five main segments interwoven with audio visual memoirs the exhibition highlights the characteristics of Early Wedding Photography in Singapore and the popularity of monuments as wedding venues the origins and evolution of Mass Weddings on the island The Ties that Bind monuments communities and families together and the distinct architectural features of our monuments that serve as Monumental Backdrops to wedding photos Monumental Love Stories four short films shot on location at the monuments round off the exhibition by giving visitors the opportunity to see heartwarming couples on screen

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=2560 (2012-12-22)
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  • My Mascot and Me Competition « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    Monuments My Mascot and Me Competition Preservation Insider PMB Lecture Series Volunteer Guide Programme Blog Guidelines and Publications MONUMENTAL Walking Tours Monuments Assistance Schemes Text size My Mascot and Me Competition Download entry forms here For enquiries please call 6332

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=2537 (2012-12-22)
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  • Preservation Insider – PMB Lecture Series « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    Contemporary A Conversation with Didier Repellin The Salon National Museum of Singapore Free Admission pre registration required Heritage can be popular and trendy in the 21 st century as seen in Heritage Days an annual event in France that attracts over 35 million visitors every September With the development of greater awareness and rising global interest in heritage our approach to built heritage must evolve in order to create new cultural landmarks tourist attractions and commercial opportunities Didier Repellin proposes that the approach and policy towards built heritage should develop hand in hand with the industry in terms of legislation techniques of restoration safety codes as well as urban design aesthetics For participants in this dialogue this will be an excellent opportunity to engage in a valuable discussion with a renowned veteran architect in heritage preservation and restoration on how to keep heritage fresh and modern as Repellin will be sharing valuable insights on the projects that he has worked on For example he was involved in the progressive conversion of the Grand Hôtel Dieu in Lyon from a hospital to a compound with a five star hotel congress centre museum offices and commercial spaces About the Speaker Didier Repellin is a Chief Architect and Inspector General of Historic Monuments in France As an Inspector General he is one of the seven consultants to the French Minister of Culture for major restoration projects and is in charge of three provinces Alsace Auvergne and Nord Pas de Calais He studied architecture and art history at Lyon University and also spent two years in Columbia University doing a research project on contemporary methods of restoration Repellin has been involved in projects such as the historic centre of Lyon in preparation for its designation as a UNESCO World Heritage Site the re adaptive

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=2674 (2012-12-22)
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  • Volunteer Guide Programme « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    2012 for the next recruitment drive Get to know Singapore by joining the Preservation of Monuments Board s PMB Volunteer Guide Programme VGP The programme trains volunteers to guide monument trails and support PMB s education and outreach programmes for schools and the public Prior to guiding all volunteers will undergo an intensive 15 week training programme which includes field trips and hands on sessions to understand our National Monuments craft interesting tours to present the monuments in innovative ways and learn skills to engage participants on tours Join us as a Volunteer Guide if you have what it takes Able to communicate well fluency in spoken English is a must A passion for heritage history and architecture some knowledge of Singapore history is useful Experience in guiding public speaking or storytelling Able to complete a full training programme of 15 weeks and subsequently volunteer about 4 hours per month Training sessions will take place on a weekday or on a Saturday morning to be confirmed Able to guide on weekdays selected weekends and public holidays Interested individuals who are only able to guide on weekends are also welcome Keen to interact with people from variety of backgrounds including students

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=9 (2012-12-22)
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  • Blog « Preservation Of Monuments Board
    the National Museum of Singapore NMS one of 64 National Monuments began with a sumptuous buffet lunch followed by an in depth exposition on the power of place with an interactive and investigative mission in which teachers were given a choice to either go on the guided monument trail or the gallery activity quest Click here to read more about the Operation MONUMENT Read the rest of this entry Posted in Uncategorized No Comments An Evening at Kampong Gelam September 22nd 2011 Post by Loh Pei Ying Undergraduate at the National University of Singapore NUS History During the Ramadan period the Preservation of Monuments Board PMB conducted four tours for the public over two weekends titled Kampong Gelam Mosques at Ramadan I was fortunate to have the opportunity to tag along on one of these tours which was led by PMB s volunteer guide Fabian As we visited the Hajjah Fatimah Mosque and Sultan Mosque in the evening we also caught wind of some of the festive activity and spirit The tour revealed not only the history and heritage of the monuments but also enlightened many of us about Islam and the Muslim community in Singapore Click below for more Read the rest of this entry Posted in Tours Uncategorized No Comments Coleman s Classics September 6th 2011 Post by Loh Pei Ying Undergraduate at the National University of Singapore NUS History On the 14 th of June I joined the tour Coleman s Classics on a Sunday morning As the title suggests our tour guide Daphne took us around to explore the architectural legacy left behind by George Drumgoole Coleman in the monuments he designed for Singapore We visited the Arts House Former Parliament House and the Armenian Church of St Gregory the Illuminator For a person like me who hardly knows anything about Coleman besides the fact that he is a renowned architect in Singapore this tour was enriching in learning more about his life and therefore also about Singapore s history Click below to find out more information not only about his designs but about the Coleman himself Read the rest of this entry Posted in Tours Uncategorized No Comments March To Merdeka August 3rd 2011 Post by Loh Pei Ying Undergraduate at the National University of Singapore NUS History On the tour March to Merdeka four boys from Raffles Institution took us on a highly interactive journey about Singapore s bid for independence As the title suggests I joined the tour expecting to be educated about Singapore s experience with colonialism war political strife and eventually its transition to an independent sovereign state The boys Tien Pan Eugene Samuel and Pei Cun delivered some impressive performances in attempts to re enact history Accompanied with various gadgets and dramatics the tour covered places such as Former Parliament House Asian Civilisations Museum Esplanade Memorials and Former City Hall and Supreme Court Click below to find out more about Singapore s March to Merdeka Read the rest of this

    Original URL path: http://www.pmb.sg/?page_id=585 (2012-12-22)
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