26 Sept,10 Oct, 24 Oct & 7 Nov only
Duration: 2 hours walking tour
Katong Antique House (208 East Coast Rd, Singapore 428907)
Note: The tour ends at Koon Seng Road Shophouses
A ghost with a story to tell. Meet Qing Qing, a renowned fashion designer, and a true-blue Nyonya – a term referring to female descendants of inter-racial marriage between early Chinese settlers and the local Malay community.
Hear her stories about the unique peranakan culture, the family house, the material culture of kebaya, kerosang and beaded shoes, and the delectable food from classics like nyonya zhang, ayam buah keluak to laksa…. And the favourite establishments around Katong/Joo Chiat frequented with her husband while she was alive.
Sites frequented by Qing Qing
- Katong Antique House
- Rumah Kim Choo
- Chin Mei Chin
- Redhouse Bakery
- Katong Laksa
- Old Bibik Peranakan Restaurant
- Koon Seng Shophouse
Why Join this tour?
- Curiousity on Peranakan culture
- Exclusive access into Katong Antique House
- A fan of The Ferryman – Legends of Nanyang
Note: A minimum of 4 pax is required for the tour to commence