Google, Siri, Bixby and Alexa! Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok! These are the epitome of rise of artificial intelligence, technological advancements and globalisation in our economic progression today. However, these advancements have also led to concerning change in our demographics. In a society where everything is rapidly progressing, how do we ensure steady economic progression while combatting the cultural challenges in Singapore?



In this Secondary School Learning Journey programme, there are 4 trails to choose between to learn around the museum’s levels across Outerspace, Characters, Childhood Favourites or Collectables.

Students could be learning about: 

  • Rise of Artificial Intelligence from Outerspace Toys (Lv 5)
  • Technological Advancements from Characters Toys (Lv4)
  • Changing Demographics from Childhood Favourites Toys (Lv 3)
  • Pros and Cons of Globalisation from Collectables Toys (Lv2)

Students will be embarking on an exciting and immersive guided tour before complete a hands-on activity involving the use of Augmented Reality Cards which they can bring home after the programme. 

Featured Toys Across Different Trails: 

Through the museum’s vintage toys, such as Robot Action Dalek and Flying Space Saucer, students will explore the rising use of Artificial Intelligence in our lives through Outerspace toys. 

Discover the Batmobile (with Robin) and Tintin Shark Submarine to explore the technological advancements in transportation systems through Character toys. 

Understand the changing demographics across different countries, era and lifetime through Childhood Favourite toys such as Manchu Lady and Bruce Lee Hand Puppets

Investigate the pros and cons of globalisation through Jocko the Climbing MonkeyCharlie Weaver Bartender and Mickey Mouse with Eyelashes through Collectable Toys.