ACM Gallery in Focus Tours are held on Mondays at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Empress Place. Tours start at 1:00 pm in the lobby and last approximately one hour. 

These tours are FREE with museum admission and open to the public.
Space is limited to the first 20 visitors on a first-come, first-served basis; please pick up your special sticker from the front desk.

Monday 25 September, 2017

Guide: Sara Brown

For millennia people have tinkered and experimented with plants, animal products and other resources from the natural world, looking for sources for medications, pharmaceuticals, elixirs of immortality and ways to improve their everyday lives. Come with Sara Brown on a tour of the ACM to look at a selection of such products - some made people stronger and some most definitely did not..!

Monday 02 October, 2017

Guide: Soumya Ayer and Ariane Biet
Colours speak volumes. In the traditional Chinese system there are five basic colours, each of which is associated with the elements, the seasons, directions and constellations. They are used to describe moods, status, fortune and feelings. Join Soumya Ayer and Ariane Biet on a colourful walk appreciating the brilliance, innovation and aesthetic diversity of Chinese ceramics, and trying to understand their messages.