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Civilian War Memorial, Singapore

Civilian War Memorial - Singapore, Singapore
Civilian War Memorial
Beach Road, Singapore, Singapore 179013Map
War Memorial Park
+65 6736 6622(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Clarke Quay
Overview

Located opposite Raffles City Shopping Centre is the War Memorial Park, where a 67-meter high landmark stands in remembrance of some 40,000 to 50,000 lives lost during the Japanese Occupation. Built in 1964, it is better known to locals as the 'Chopsticks Memorial' with its four tapered columns symbolizing the four main races, Malay, Chinese, Tamil and 'Others' (including Eurasian and European). A short walk from the City Hall MRT station, this imposing white structure is situated in a beautiful setting of flowers and fountains.

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  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: City Hall
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