National Gallery Singapore Gallery Explorer Self-guided Tours

Gallery Explorer App

Your personal tour guide

Self-Guided Tours




Audio Guide


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Get it on Google Play





Get ready to experience the Gallery Explorer

Use it to plan your visit, discover current and upcoming exhibitions and events, unravel the building’s rich history, and more. With this personal multi-media companion, you will be able to:

  • Listen to audio commentary on the artworks in the collection and special exhibitions
  • Create tours of your favourite artworks
  • Navigate the Gallery with live indoor way-finding, a map and directory
  • Share your favourite artworks via Facebook


New features in our latest update!

  • Scan Art: Learn more about the artworks featured in the Between Worlds: Raden Saleh and Juan Luna as well as Colours of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay exhibitions. Look out for QR codes next to selected artworks and scan them with the Gallery Explorer app to access the content.
  • Hold to ear: You can enjoy the content in the audio guide by simply holding your phone next to your ear! No more fumbling with cables or having to worry about making loud noises within the galleries!


The Gallery Explorer App is available in English, Mandarin, Malay, Tamil and Japanese. 


Download this factsheet for more details.


Rent the Gallery Explorer

National_Gallery_Singapore-Samsung_Galaxy_Tab_S2   Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 devices are available for loan from the Visitor Services room at Level B1. For a better listening experience, you may also borrow headphones from the audio guide counter.

Note: Please enable Bluetooth and Location Services for full functionality.


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