We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Down Memory Lane

It was quite nice to see the toys, books, things of our childhood days. Brought back many pleasant... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Pak Soon L
Singapore, null, Singapore
via mobile
This Museum Provides A View of the Toys that Singapore Children in the 60s-70s Used to Enjoy

I'm in my 40s, so I can relate to this place because it features a collection of toys that date... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
Read all 24 reviews
All photos (25)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good52%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Mar 29, 2017
“Down Memory Lane”
Jun 12, 2016
“Quaint little place”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
42 Bussorah Street, Singapore 199460, Singapore
Arab Street
+65 6298 2713
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Singapore
from US$11.33
More Info
from US$4.84
More Info
Reviews (24)
Filter reviews
20 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 20 reviews
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

It was quite nice to see the toys, books, things of our childhood days. Brought back many pleasant memories. Though it is a small place but it's crammed full of things. Admission is free. Do drop by for a visit to experience Singapore's past.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Pak Soon L
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I was in the area during my short venture around Kampong Glam and saw this place. I won't say that I'm old enough to actually experience all the classic games and toys of Singapore, but the signage outside drew me in. Initially, the owner invited...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Edward_LSL
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I was there with a couple of friends checking out some of the nostalgic games on display and I was seriously considering purchasing some of the toys on display outside. The owner, I have to say, is really two-faced. He would offer to take photos...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank heny93
Reviewed 30 November 2015

While exploring Kampong Glam on our Singapore holiday, my wife and I wandered into this place on Friday 6th November 2015. The owner promptly collected $2 from each of us, gave us each a ticket and directed us upstairs to the museum. We asked him...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank pragasam
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I'm in my 40s, so I can relate to this place because it features a collection of toys that date back in the 60s-70s, and it brought back many memories of what one's childhood in Singapore used to be like. I must acknowledge that the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank RoyChanYC
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

This place located just opposite Sultan Mosque. So if you come to Arab street and you are interested in old toys and other nostalgic things, you can visit this small museum. The entrance ticket price was a small fee (can not remember exactly how much,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ericAKIRA
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We were walking in the area and popped in. Nothing we had not seen before, lots of cute toys and ohhh and arrrrs about items one grew up with. The person running the place on the day was more concerned about people taking photos alongside...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank HellyDP
Reviewed 16 August 2015

This very small museum seems out of place in the must visit Kapong Glam part of the city. It is a just drop by and check it out kind of place and will take about 30mins to view There are two floors. It is free...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank spud2911
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Nice young guy running the place. Nostalgia plus! Worth a pop in. Loved everything Small but worth a visit if you are in the Arab quarter.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank claybraes
Reviewed 1 June 2015

So happy to see toys I had again, still treasure some of them. Great photo studio at the back of the museum. I am not photogenic but the friendly owner insisted i pose and shoot pictures with my phone for me free of charge. Sent...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Joanna_vigate
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 324 nearby hotels
Hotel Clover 769 North Bridge Road
131 reviews
.18 km away
Village Hotel Bugis by Far East Hospitality
4,275 reviews
.19 km away
ABC Hostel
157 reviews
.20 km away
Aliwal Park Hotel
58 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 14,047 nearby restaurants
114 reviews
.07 km away
Rumah Makan Minang
90 reviews
.05 km away
Maison Ikkoku
165 reviews
.04 km away
Al-Tasneem Restaurant
58 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,329 nearby attractions
Sultan Mosque
937 reviews
.06 km away
Malay Heritage Centre
144 reviews
.07 km away
Jamal Kazura Aromatics
20 reviews
.09 km away
Polar Bear Gallery
8 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Children Little Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines