If one has the wanderlust in them, Singapore is a destination that tops the list for your travel adventures with intriguing attractions. However, among these, there is but one attraction that may pique your interest and bring out the kid in you, it is none other than the Mint Museum of Toys.
Inspiring imagination through the past in the present was the idea behind this amazing attraction filled with items of childhood remembrances. Housing these delicate pieces of history is a magnificent building with an architecture that creates the perfect setting and atmosphere that preserves these priceless exhibits.
Toys of all ages
Hidden inside a marvellous modern structure is indeed a treasure of over 50,000 vintage toys from over 40 countries across the globe. Now that is sure to leave both adults and children in fascination as every toy displayed not only brings up fond memories but tells the tale of the good old days in which they were created.
Timeless trinkets to look for
The museum’s several collections of which some of the key collections are of course our favourite characters to date like, Batman, the Green Lantern, Robby the Robot, Mickey Mouse and more! Not to mention the age-old mobo horses and paddle cars and queer pieces of history such as a gallery of original enamel advertising signs and tin vintage confectionery boxes.
Visitors tips and other attractions
If you are looking for a place to get your souvenirs, within the premises itself is Mint Shop with vintage toys of all sorts and sizes. Grab a bite to eat and a cooler to quench your thirst on your journey down memory lane at Mr. Punch’s Public House located on the rooftop and basement. Don’t miss out on other wonderous attractions such as Singapore Art Museum, Singapore Botanic Garden and much more. Furthermore, visit Orchard Road for your shopaholic cravings, and for a comfortable stay after your adventure try out hotels in Orchard Road Singapore for example, accommodation services at Grand Park Orchard. Most of all make sure to have fun and experience beautiful Singapore. Happy travels to you!
Roland Lefevre is a travel writer who specializes in creating features on leisure as well as business travel destinations across the globe.