Peranakan Tile Gallery
36 Temple Street #01-04, Singapore 058581
Chinatown MRT Station
In the early part of the 20th century, glazed tiles popularly known as decorative wall Tiles across the world, found favour with the affluent peranakan community of singapore. The Peranakans decorated their houses, furniture and other surfaces with these colourful tiles. Soon enough, these tiles became a distinctive feature of this community and they began to be referred to as peranakan tiles.