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Asian Civilisations Museum (Empress Place Building)

The Asian Civilisation Museum at Empress Place is next to the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall.  The Empress Place Building houses the second wing of the Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) and focuses on Southeast, South and West Asian collections.

The Empress Place Building was built in 1865 and was named after Queen Victoria, Queen of England and Empress of India.  The building housed many government departments in its history, including the Registry of Births and Deaths.  It was gazetted as a National Monument on 14 February 1992.

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Written by victorkoo

9 November, 2009 at 1:00 pm

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