Zheng He Exhibition

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The Zheng He & Maritime Asia Exhibition, held at the National Library (Level 10) Victoria Street, ran for 6 months from 13 August 2005 to 10 February 2006. The Exhibition enhanced public’s interest in learning about Zheng He and his influence on the maritime history of Southeast Asia. The exhibition showcased the various ports-of-call and highlight the cultural, social and political influences, which have, to some extent, contributed to Singapore’s multi-cultural identity and entrepot status. This also marks 600th anniversary of Zheng He’s voyages. Zheng He commanded seven great expeditions to more than 30 countries between 1405 and 1433.

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