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

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Tanjong Pagar was the first area to undergo conservation.

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The bandstand at Singapore Botanic Gardens is a conservation structure.

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Emerald Hill underwent conservation in the 1980s.

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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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