The Singapore River is a small river in Singapore with great historical importance. The Singapore River flows from the Central Area, which lies in the Central Region in the southern part of Singapore before emptying into the ocean. As the Central Area is treated as a central business district, nearly all land surrounding it is commercial. It is one of about 90 rivers in Singapore and its islands. The mouth of the Singapore River was the old Port of Singapore, being naturally sheltered by the southern islands. Historically, the city of Singapore initially grew around the port so the river mouth became the centre of trade, commerce and finance. Singapore River is near Boat Quay; is near Empress Place; is near Circular Road; is near North Canal Road (s); is near Chulia Street; is near Philip Street; is near Market Street; is near South Canal Road; Singapore River is geographically located at latitude(1.2867 degrees) 1° 17' 12" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8506 degrees) 103° 51' 2" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to Singapore River are represented by the nearest distances for a beam of light to travel and may not be nearest by road. For example, Singapore River is located 102 metres from Sir Stamford Raffles Landing Spot. Singapore River is located 136 metres from Asian Civilization Museum. Singapore River is located 141 metres from Masjid Moulana Mohd Ali. Singapore River is located 145 metres from Boat Quay. Singapore River is located 156 metres from Cavenagh Bridge.
|Featured Places Of Interest Located Nearby|
|Sir Stamford Raffles Landing Spot is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Singapore River. Sir Stamford Raffles Landing Spot - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Asian Civilization Museum is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Singapore River. Asian Civilization Museum - 6 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Masjid Moulana Mohd Ali is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Singapore River. Masjid Moulana Mohd Ali - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
Fullerton Hotel 0.3km, Fullerton Bay Hotel 0.5km, Merchant Court 0.6km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Singapore River.
Golden+Shoe+Car+Park 0.3km, One George Street 0.3km, Riverwalk 0.4km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Singapore River.
Sir Stamford Raffles Landing Spot 0.1km, Asian Civilization Museum 0.1km, Boat Quay 0.1km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Singapore River.
Moral Childcare Centre 0.6km, Lee Kong Chian School of Business 1km, Telok Ayer Performing Arts Centre 1km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Singapore River.
Old Merlion Park 0.3km, Clifford Square 0.4km, Hong Lim Park 0.5km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Singapore River.