Tag: Katong Heritage

  • Katong Heritage

    Katong Heritage

    UrbanWire talks a walk down Katong to better understand its history and culture. Photo Essay In October 2007, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) announced as many as 228 buildings being identified for conservation, including heritage sites such as Katong. Darien Chua discovered the history behind Katong, an area rich in Peranakan (Ethnic Chinese from Straits Settlements) history.…