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One of the first national monuments is Thian Hock Keng temple.

Tanjong Pagar was the first area to undergo conservation.

The bandstand at Singapore Botanic Gardens is a conservation structure.

Emerald Hill underwent conservation in the 1980s.

30 Years of Conservation is now on at URA Centre.

Protecting Singapore's Heritage

An exhibition traces URA's conservation journey over the last 30 years.
Nov 8, 2019 5:50 AM

CONSERVATION wasn’t always a priority when Singapore was in its early stages of development. But a concerted effort to conserve the city’s old buildings started 30 years ago, and a new exhibition by the Urban Redevelopment Authority traces that journey.

The first Conservation Master Plan

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