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Battlebox Tour: Story of Strategy & Surrender

By Battlebox
Price was undefined, price is now SG$20


Free cancellation available
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Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Personal safety equipment


  • Explore a former WWII British underground command centre

  • See where the decision to surrender Singapore was made

  • Understand how a WWII bunker functioned during war time

  • Admission is only through the 30-minute guided tour

  • Explore the bunker on your own after the guided tour!

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    30 Minute Guided tour of Battlebox at Fort Canning

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's included

    Self-Exploration after guided tour

  • What's excluded

    Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • What's excluded

    Drinks, bottled water, and snacks

Know Before You Book

  • Admission is only available through a 30 min guided tour. Visitors are free to explore the Battlebox on their own after their guided tour!

  • The tour is not suitable for children below 7 years old.

  • No cancellations and non-refundable

  • This activity is not wheelchair-accessible. For wheelchair/stroller access, there is only one flight of steps entering and leaving the Battlebox, while the rest of the bunker is level.

What you can expect

Explore the top secret Battlebox where Lieutenant-General Percival and his senior officers directed the Battle of Singapore in World War II. Venture into this authentic underground command centre 9 metres with an expert docent to lead the way.

Discover the labyrinth of rooms and corridors and view authentic wartime artefacts. Watch the war unfold on land and on sea, follow the battles in the air, and discover the tension and drama behind the decision to surrender the much-vaunted ‘Singapore Fortress’ on 15 February 1942.

For those with an adventurous spirit and a penchant for self-discovery, Battlebox now allows visitors to explore the bunker on their own after the guided tour!

Embrace your bold side and step into this 1930s war bunker. You will come away with an unforgettable experience and a deeper understanding of the Autumn of Singapore.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Individually wrapped food options available
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Activity Location

  • Battlebox Visitor Center
  • 2 Cox Terrace
  • Singapore 179622

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    • Battlebox Visitor Center
    • 2 Cox Terrace
    • Singapore 179622

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