Singapore Through The Ages

Empress Place

Empress Place is a roughly rectangular area of land bounded by the Victoria Memorial Hall, the Parliament Buildings, The Singapore River and Queen Elizabeth Walk. Empress Place was given its name in 1907, in honour of the late Queen Victoria.

This map, from a 1960s street directory, shows the location of Empress Place.

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