Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam was elected as President in the Presidential Election on 27 August 2011. He was sworn in as the seventh President of Singapore on 1 September 2011. Learn more about his roles and responsibilities >>Read More
Embark on a journey of discovery to learn more about the Istana’s history and heritage.
The Istana Educational Mobile Trails have been introduced to make the Istana more accessible to the public.
Download them via Google Play and iTunes today for a multi-sensorial journey of the Istana.
The Istana Heritage Gallery opened its doors to the public in October 2016 to give everyone insights into the Istana, the official residence of the President. Today, the Istana is known fondly as “The People’s Palace”. Not only has it stood the test of time and witnessed the growth and development of Singapore, it has welcomed thousands of Singaporeans and foreign dignitaries into its grounds.
A visit to the Istana Heritage Gallery will provide visitors with a glimpse into the Istana’s rich history through a specially curated range of heritage displays. Take a virtual tour of the Istana Heritage Gallery today to see what you can expect when you visit the Gallery.
President Tony Tan Keng Yam officiated at the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Day Parade 2016 at the SAFTI Military Institute on 1 July 2016. In this photo, President is inspecting the Guard of Honour contingents at the SAF Day Parade.
President waving to the audience as the Ceremonial Land Rover drives past the spectators.
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