Our heritage buildings are currently closed for redevelopment and will re-open in 2026. Museum programming continues online and in multiple spaces, including Tanjong Pagar Distripark. Check out the ongoing art exhibitions and events happening beyond our museum walls.

FAQs

What measures is SAM taking in response to the COVID-19 situation?

SAM's advisory on COVID-19 (as of 10 August 2021)

According to prevailing Safe Management Measures, museums in Singapore will remain open but will operate at 50% capacity from 19 August 2021 onwards. In this period, SAM's will be showing The Gift at National Gallery Singapore. Visitors may also view the outdoor Hoarding Commissions along Bras Basah Road (When the odd ones out get in by Kray Chen) and Queen Street (OUR FUTURE IS IN(CON)CLUSIVE by Sam Lo). We hope you will continue to find comfort and joy in connecting with our onsite art experiences. 

 

We will continue to monitor the situation closely and take an informed approach to update our operations in line with the evolving advice from the relevant authorities. For the latest updates on the COVID- 19 situation in Singapore, please refer to the Ministry of Health’s website (www.moh.gov.sg).

Is SAM closed? 

SAM is redefining the idea of the museum by presenting art in multiple spaces, including Tanjong Pagar Distripark and our two heritage buildings along Bras Basah Road and Queen Street. The heritage buildings are currently closed for redevelopment and will re-open in 2026.

How long will SAM's museum buildings be closed for?

SAM's heritage buildings are currently closed for redevelopment and will re-open in 2026.

Where can I visit SAM's current exhibitions and events?

You can find out more information about our current exhibitions and events here.

I am an educator and I plan to organise a school visit for my students. Can I still do so? 

Yes, we have ongoing educational exhibitions and programmes held at partner venues and sites. You can find out more here.

I have more questions, how do I contact you?

You may contact us here if you have more questions.