The Maritime Experiential Museum is the latest attraction at Resorts World Sentosa and the only one of its kind in Singapore dedicated to the exploration of the iconic Maritime Silk Route. Housing a total of 15 unique galleries including five brand new zones featuring unique content and installations, the revamped attraction will engage the senses of guests through a combination of state of the art visual projections, multimedia shows and interactive hands-on exhibits.
Greeted by the four world famous seafarers, guests embark on maritime adventures through the eyes of Marco Polo, the merchant from Venice; Sang Nila Utama, Palembang prince and founder of Singapura; Ibn Battuta, Moroccan scholar and explorer; and Zheng He, Chinese admiral and fleet commander. Guests can also try their hand at reading nautical charts, navigate a mariner’s compass or learn more about the ancient art of celestial navigation. Replicas and projections of early trading vessels that ply the Maritime Silk Route, such as the Chinese Junk, Javanese Jong and Borobudur Ship, offer awe-inspiring 360 – degree views and fascinating details on the construction of these sturdy ships.
The immersive Typhoon Theater is a must-see anchor attraction, simulating a sinking ship in a treacherous storm, letting guests face the wrath of the sea before descending in the to the depths of the ocean.