Fort Canning Park - Singapore or JB
Fort Canning Park is geographically located at latitude 1° 17' 42" North of the Equator and longitude 103° 50' 45" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore. Fort Canning Park is located in the heart of the city yet neatly tucked away from the hustle and bustle. Fort Canning was originally known as Bukit Larangan, or "Forbidden Hill". It was later the British renamed Government Hill. The Fort was named in 1861 in the honor of Viscount Charles John Canning, the first Viceroy of India. Fort Canning is a strategic British battleground command centre during World War II as it overlooks the Singapore Town. Many underground bunker and cannons are built here. Fort Canning was used by the Japanese army during World War II and when then continued to be used by the British army in post World War II period, and up to the 1970s by the Singapore Armed Forces. At the heart of Fort Canning is the Fort Canning Centre, the imposing old restored military barracks, now provides a major cultural venue and residence for Singapore's modern performing arts companies, Singapore Dance Theatre and Theatreworks. It is by Fort Canning Footpath, near Percival Road, near Fort Canning Footpath, near Fort Canning Footpath, near Fort Canning Footpath. The following locations related to it are represented by the nearest distances two points and may not be nearest by road.
YWCA is about 0.3km, YMCA is about 0.4km, Novotel is about 0.5km, Hotel Rendezvous is about 0.5km, Park Avenue Suite is about 0.5km. These are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Fort Canning Park.
Park Mall is about 0.3km, Singapore Shopping Centre is about 0.4km, Liang Court is about 0.4km, Meidi-ya is about 0.5km, Cathay is about 0.5km. These are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Fort Canning Park.
Fort Canning Gothic Gate is about 0.2km, Fort Canning Gothic Gate is about 0.2km, Fort Canning Cannon is about 0.2km, Asian Civilization Museum is about 0.3km, Singapore History Museum is about 0.4km. These are places of interest (attraction) located near Fort Canning Park.
Stansfield College is about 0.3km, SMU School of Accountancy is about 0.4km, SMU School of Law is about 0.4km, Lee Kong Chian School of Business is about 0.5km, Chicago Gsb is about 0.5km. These are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Fort Canning Park.
Fort Canning Park is about 0km, Spice Gardens at Fort Canning is about 0.2km, Stamford Green is about 0.3km, Bras Basah Park is about 0.5km, Istana Park is about 0.5km. These are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Fort Canning Park.