SINGAPORE WALKING TOURS

IASTE 2022 WALKING TOURS

By registration, first come first served basis- Each tour will take around 2 hours

Option 1: Dwellings

The tour explores the dwelling typologies in Singapore, from the latest HDB to shophouse, by walking from Pinnacle @ Duxton (the world’s tallest public residential building), passing through Everton Park (one of the earliest HDB estates), and the shophouses at Blair Plain area. Two featured shophouses, 141 Neil Road, and the NUS Baba House will be the highlight of the tour, which will look into the interior and materiality in greater detail.

Resources:
Pinnacle @ Duxton Public Housing
Everton Park Public Housing
NUS Baba House
Architectural Conservation Laboratory (NUS)

Option 2: Place of Education

The tour will highlight the transformation of NUS campus into a well, green, and sustainable place for education. The walk will start from exploring SDE4 (the first Net Zero Energy Building in Singapore), passing through the newly created foyer in EA block, NUS cultural complex (UCC, HST Conservatory of Music, LKC Natural History Museum), and crossing to the University Town (Town Plaza, Dormitory, NUS College), end at Stephen Riady Center.

Resources:
SDE4 NZEB
NUS UTown
NUS College
NUS Sustainability

Option 3: Downtown Walking Tour
TBD