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.

Previous International Days @ SCS events:

  • International Science Centre and Science Museum Day (10 Nov)
  • International Day of Older Persons (1 Oct)
  • International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (26 Jun)
  • World Bee Day (20 May)
  • International Day for Women and Girls in Science (11 Feb)
  • International Mother Earth Day (22 Apr)
  • International Day for Women and Girls in Science (29 Jan - 7 Feb)

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    Science Centre Singapore will be celebrating International Day for Women and Girls in Science from 29 - 31 Jan and 5 - 7 Feb 2021. Themed DiscovHER: Inpiring the NeXXt Generation, check out what's in store this year!

  • International Science Centre Day

    International Science Centre and Science Museum Day 

    International Science Centre Day: Where Science Befriends

    Celebrate International Science Centre with us from 6 to 8 and 13 to 15 November! Join us and participate in light-related activities around the centre, from 10 am - 12.30 pm and 2 pm - 4.30 pm!

    Seeing Heat

    @ Hall A

    Can we actually see heat? Find out the difference between visible light and infrared light!

    Now You See Me

    @ Hall A

    Is seeing actually believing? See how light can play tricks on you using polarisers.

    Hovering Light

    @ Scientist For A Day, Hall A

    Have you ever wondered how colours are formed? Do we always need a prism to form a rainbow? Come join us and explore ways of producing spectacular display of colours using recycled materials like CD or DVD discs. Have fun as you observe and explore to know the secret behind this wonderful coloured bands of light!

    Water Sphere Lens

    @ Scientist For A Day, Hall A

    Learn how light rays bend when they enter from one medium to another by filling up a fish bowl. Can you make a lens and a magnifying glass out of a bowl of water?

    Lantern Magic

    @ The Tinkering Studio

    Join us and get excited in creating your personalised lanterns and flaunt your creativity with science.

    Eyeing Optical Fibres 

    @ Future Makers, Hall G

    Have you ever wondered how you can send emails to anyone within a flash? Head on to Future Makers to find out how light plays a part in this.

     Bling Bling Nature

    @ Animal Zone

    What wonders and colours are hidden in the ultraviolet spectrum? Let us shed some light on a hidden world.


  • International Day of Older Persons

    Science Centre Singapore International Day of Older Persons

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

    Celebrate International Day of Older Persons with us from 2 to 4 October! Join us and participate in all the exciting activities around the centre, from 10am - 12.30pm and 2pm - 4.30pm!

    Memory Cart

    @ Hall A

    Are you able to get everything right while doing your grocery shopping? Here's the catch, you cannot look at the list!

    Thanksgiving

    @ Hall A

    Make an older person smile by personalising a card! Leave it with us or give it to a loved one.

    Can you hear me?

    @ Scientist For A Day, Hall A

    Learn about the importance of our sense of hearing. Understand why it degenerates as we age, and if we are able to reverse hearing loss.

    Eye for Insects

    @ Animal Zone

    Visitors have only one try to count the number of stick insects in the tank while wearing glasses that would distort your vision.

    Mirrored Patterns

    @ The Tinkering Studio

    Create mesmerising symmetrical art from a simple drawing together with reflective materials. But there's a twist! Empathise with the elderly and experience the uncontrollable tremors felt as part of ageing.

    Jump! Jump!

    @ Future Makers, Hall G

    See how far you can stretch or jump to the next tile! Learn how this new technology helped older persons with their physical exercise while having fun.

     

     



  • International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

    Drug Abuse Teaser

    International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking: Know It To Say NO!

    We are collaborating with Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) to bring you online programmes that raise awareness on the issue of drug abuse. Click here!

     


  • World Bee Day

    Bee Day Web Teaser

    World Bee Day: Bee Our Friend!

    Celebrate World Bee Day virtually with us through some exciting #stayhome programmes here!

     


  • International Mother Earth Day

    Earth Day Teaser

    Earth Day: Every Action Counts!

    Celebrate Earth Day virtually with us and participate in some #stayhome activities here!