Old Thong Chai Medical Institution - Singapore or JB
Old Thong Chai Medical Institution is geographically located at latitude 1° 17' 14" North of the Equator and longitude 103° 50' 44" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore. Old Thong Chai Medical Institution (Tong Chai Yee Say) was built in 1892 with the traditional style of southern Chinese architecture. Thong Chai Medical Institution, was the first Chinese organization where free medical treatment was available to all - thong chai translated means "benevolent to all" - a symbol of the spirit of self-help rendered among the early Chinese settlers here. The name "Thong Chai" was derived from the Chinese word "Tong", meaning "the same" -- same or equal treatment for all; Chai is derived from the word "Ji", meaning "to help or relieve" the people. As a hub for the Chinese community, it was a meeting point and center of activities, also housing the Chinese guilds and the Chinese Chamber of Commerce. Old Thong Chai Medical Institution Building is located at 50 Eu Tong Sen Street, Singapore 059803. It is by Eu Tong Sen Road, near Merchant Road (n), near Merchant Road (s), near New Bridge Road, near North Canal Road (n). The following locations related to it are represented by the line of sight between two points and may not be nearest by road.
Merchant Court is about 0.1km, Swissotel Merchant Court Hotel is about 0.1km, Park Hotel Clarke Quay is about 0.1km, Furama is about 0.2km, Novotel is about 0.4km. These are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Old Thong Chai Medical Institution.
Apollo Centre is about 0.1km, Singapore Handicraft Centre is about 0.2km, Soho @ Central is about 0.2km, People's Park Centre is about 0.3km, One George Street is about 0.3km. These are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Old Thong Chai Medical Institution.
Clarke Quay is about 0.3km, Boat Quay is about 0.4km, Smith Pagoda Temple Streets is about 0.5km, Singapore Time Ball is about 0.5km, Flag Staff is about 0.5km. These are places of interest (attraction) located near Old Thong Chai Medical Institution.
Moral Childcare Centre is about 0.7km, Nan Chiau High School (former) is about 0.9km, Outram Secondary School is about 1km, Telok Ayer Performing Arts Centre is about 1km, Lee Kong Chian School of Business is about 1km. These are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Old Thong Chai Medical Institution.
Hong Lim Park is about 0.1km, Park along Amoy Street is about 0.7km, Pearl's Hill Park is about 0.7km, Fort Canning Park is about 0.9km, Old Merlion Park is about 0.9km. These are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Old Thong Chai Medical Institution.