Fort Canning Park is one of the biggest park nearest to Riviere Singapore, an iconic hilltop landmark park with many years of rich cultural history. Fot Canning has witnessed many of Singapore’s historical milestones. Fort Canning hill was once the home to the palaces of 14th century Kings, it also notably was the site of Headquarters of the Far East Command Centre and British Army Barracks during the World War. The decision to surrender Singapore to the Japanese on 15 February 1942 was also made on this fateful location, in the Underground Far East Command Centre, commonly known as Battle Box, remnants of the past can still be seen in this park, walk over from Riviere by Frasers Property and have an experience of Singapore’s History.
Today, Fort Canning Park is a venue for celebrations, and events are held here weekly. It has an expansive settings, big beautiful sprawling lawns play host to events such as, outdoor live concerts, theatre productions and festivals. Many notable productions such as Shakespeare in the Park, Ballet Under the Stars was and will continue to be held here, just nearby Riviere Condo. Occasionally, weddings, parties and gatherings are also regularly sight in the park’s facilities and spaces, both outdoors and function halls. There are also ancient artefacts are a must-visit for history lovers, and its lush greenery and expansive lawns offer a variety of arts, heritage and nature experiences. Whether you are drawn by the park’s ancient artefacts and rich heritage or simply its tranquillity, this hilltop park offers something for the whole family, so bring your loved ones from Riviere Kim Seng GLS and live out your life to the fullest.