About International Days at Science Centre Singapore

Science Centre Singapore is committed to promoting interest, learning and creativity in science and technology through an imaginative and enjoyable experience. The International Days at Science Centre Singapore is a new initiative to create social awareness and promote the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Our science activities are specially curated for visitors from aged 7 and above.

What’s more? We have launched an exclusive rewards card! Participate in various International Days, collect stamps and redeem tokens. Terms and Conditions* apply.

Terms and Conditions:

Present the original rewards card to earn a stamp. Each International Days @ Science Centre Singapore gets you a stamp. Redeem a token for every 2 stamps collected on the card. Tokens are not redeemable for cash or credit. The card is valid until Dec 2019. Science Centre Singapore reserves the right to amend any terms and conditions without prior notice.

Don't miss the upcoming International Days @ SCS events:

  • World Toilet Day (19 Nov)

Past International Days @ SCS events:

  • International Mother Earth Day (22 Apr)
  • World Bee Day (20 May)
  • International Day for Older Persons (1 Oct)
  • World Mental Health Day (10 Oct)
  • International Science Centre & Science Museum Day (10 Nov)
  • World Toilet Day (22 - 24 Nov)

    International Days at Science Centre

    World Toilet Day: More Than Just A Flush!

    Going to the toilet is something we do every day but rarely talk about! Celebrate World Toilet Day from 22-24 Nov by visiting the brand new “Know Your Poo” exhibition and try your hand at various specially curated activities. In the process, appreciate our sanitation systems and learn more about your poo!

    Too Good to Waste

    @ Know Your Poo Exhibition

    10.30am-12.30pm & 2pm-4.30pm

    While the world today is flushing down poo as fast as possible, composting it was widely practised in earlier years. Discover the value of human waste, unravel the science behind this method of collecting and processing poo, and make and take home your very own composting kit!

    Hold me up, Let me go, Flush me down

    @ Mind's Eye Exhibition

    10.30am-12.30pm & 2pm-4.30pm

    Waste swirls easily down the toilet bowl (as long as you don't clog it!), but the systems involved in that single flush can be pretty complex. Learn about these engineering secrets through the deconstruction of a toilet!

  • International Science Centre Day (9 - 10 Nov)

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    International Science Centre Day: Where Science Befriends

    Celebrate International Science Centre Day with us! Pick up a copy of our special card and go around the Centre to collect stamps at selected exhibitions, shows and activities. Upon completion, redeem a delightful token* at the Redemption Counter located at the Mind's Eye exhibition.

    *Terms and conditions apply.


    Dialogue with Time – Embrace Ageing


    Phobia²: The Science of Fear


    Professor Crackitt's Light Fantastic Mirror Maze



    Future Makers - Escape Room

    10.30am - 11.30am,

    12.30pm - 4.30pm

    Science on a Sphere



    Tesla Coil



    Fire Tornado



    The CheMystery Science Show


    Scientist for a Day - DIY Lab

    10am - 12.30pm,

    2pm - 4.30pm


    The Tinkering Studio

    10.30am - 4.30pm


    Animal Zone - Young Scientist^

    10am - 12pm

    2pm - 4.30pm

    ^ Be a young entomologist for a day! Learn more about a bug's life through interactive activities. What's more? Stand a chance to earn five stars on the Young Entomologist card, which can be purchased from the Curiosity shop.

    To find out more about the Young Scientist badge scheme, click here.


  • World Mental Health Day (10 -13 Oct 2019)


    World Mental Health Day: Be Kind To Your Mind

    Celebrate World Mental Health Day from 10 - 13 Oct with activities that will make you feel good inside!

    Let's Paint!

    @ The Mind’s Eye Exhibition

    10.30am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Painting is an activity that many find to be therapeutic. Be part of a collaborative artwork with other members of the public to show your support for World Mental Health Day!

    Fishing for Thoughts

    @ The Mind’s Eye Exhibition

    10.30am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Want to know more about how to make yourself a little happier everyday? Learn the first step to a positive outlook on life through a hands-on activity.

  • International Day for Older Persons (4 - 6 Oct 2019)

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    International Day for Older Persons: Happy and Healthy. Wise and Wealthy.

    Celebrate International Day for Older Persons from 4 to 6 October 2019! Visit the Dialogue with Time - Embrace Ageing Exhibition and participate in all the exciting activities around the centre!

    Super Ah Ma and Meow Meow

    @ Maxwell Auditorium


    Watch the short skit by Ageless Theatre and join Super Ah Ma and Meow Meow to learn the secrets of ageing well.

    A glimpse of Dialogue with Time - Embrace Ageing experience

    @ Dialogue with Time - Embrace Ageing exhibition, Hall B mezzanine

    Each tour lasts 30 minutes. First tour at 10:30. Last tour at 17:00.

    Meet up with a senior guide who will host you through this unique experience and redeem a gift*!

    For more information on the exhibition, click here.

    *Terms and conditions apply.

    Kampung Fun!

    @ The Mind's Eye Exhibition

    10.30am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Before the invention of phones, there were stones and feathers. Learn how our grandparents used to play!

    Eye can see

    @ The Mind’s Eye Exhibition

    10.30am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    See what your world would start to look like as you start to hit the age of 40.


    @ The Tinkering Studio 

    10.30am - 4.30pm

    Imagine a village where everyone can live and play together. How would you design it?

    Puzzle for a pair!

    @ Scientist For A Day, Hall A

    10.30am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Excellent brain exercise in spatial co-ordination, to develop the capacity to discern. Team up with a partner for this activity!

    Centre of Gravity Experiment

    @ Scientist For A Day, Hall A

    10.30am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Let's explore the centre of gravity and stability with some hands-on activities!

  • World Bee Day: BEE Our Friend (18 - 20 May 2019)


    World Bee Day: BEE Our Friend!

    What will the world be without bees?

    Celebrate World Bee Day with us from 18 to 20 May! Find out more about bees and their essential role in our planet.

    BEE Different

    @ The Mind’s Eye Exhibition

    10am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Buzz Buzz, is that a bee?

    Join us to learn more about the characteristics of bees and take home your very own little bee craft.

    BEE a Pollinator

    @ The Mind’s Eye Exhibition

    10am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    BEE-lieve it or not, honey bees are the world’s most important pollinator. Try your hand at being a pollinator and understand the significance of honey bees through this interactive activity.

    Let’s BEE dancing

    @ Outside Mendel Auditorium, Hall A

    10am – 12.30pm & 2pm – 4.30pm

    Ever wondered how bees communicate to their fellow bees? In this activity, challenge yourself to communicate just like the bees.

    Buzzing Bees

    @ The Tinkering Studio

    For ages 5 and above

    10.30am - 4.30pm

    Using simple robots, with just a tiny battery and motor, we will explore how this interesting mechanism works and construct your own tiny bees, bugs, and insects that scuttle across the table.

    Tessellations Stamp

    @ The Tinkering Studio

    For ages 5 and above

    10.30am - 4.30pm

    Patterns are all around us and of course one of the most famous patterns in nature is the beehive. Come on down and explore what makes the shape of a beehive so interesting through stamps and the concept of tessellations.

  • Earth Day at SCS (19 - 21 Apr 2019)

    Earth Day @ SCS 2019 (SCS Web Teaser)

    Celebrate Earth Day at Science Centre Singapore from 19 to 21 April 2019 and participate in all the exciting activities around the Galleries!