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Raffles Landing Site

4.2/5
129 Reviews
Square
Liked by 1
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-3 hours
Address: Singapore River, at the end of Old Parliament Lane, Singapore

What people are saying:

This is a small white portrait standing on a pedestal. The statue of Raffles faces the UOB and the Singapore River in front of it. It is a small square, which is very lively at night.

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  • macedonboy
    macedonboy
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    Raffles marks the spot

    This location is believed to be the spot where Sir Stamford Raffles is said to have made his landing in Singapore. It’s a nice spot on Boat Quay and is marked by a statue of the man himself. Raffles m...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583634380000+0800)/
  • David D
    David D
    London, United Kingdom
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    Historic site with statues

    The Raffles' Landing Site is the location where it is believed that Sir Stamford Raffles landed in on 28 January 1819. It is situated along the River Singapore at Boat Quay by the Asian Civilisation M...

    Reviewed on /Date(1573485157000+0800)/
  • MelJ470
    MelJ470
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    Historic site

    There is so much history associated with this site and how it changed Singapore. The monument was easy to locate, and a good 5 min stop point.

    Reviewed on /Date(1569449561000+0800)/
  • SilverYorkie70
    SilverYorkie70
    Doncaster, UK
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    200 year history

    2019 celebrates the bicentenary year of the landing of Stamford Raffles in Singapore to establish a British trading post. Celebrations and the national flag of Singapore is flown over public and priva...

    Reviewed on /Date(1563149028000+0800)/
  • phat_dawg_21
    phat_dawg_21
    Metro ATL
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    Marked by the statue of Raffles

    The site is marked by a stature of Sir Stamford Raffles. It is believed to be where he landed on the banks of the Singapore River. It is across the river from Boat Quay.

    Reviewed on /Date(1557997710000+0800)/

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