Bras Basah Complex is a cultural feast that is full of books, art, music and literature. Just across the road from the famous Raffles Hotel, the complex has a large selection of fiction, children’s books and magazines.
You can also buy vintage encyclopaedias, computer books, sports almanacs and hardcover bestsellers here. The Knowledge Book Centre houses school and text books, as well as old magazines, while BookPoint has biographies, history books and law tomes.
Also visit Basheer and Cat Socrates, popular stores for their design merchandise and hobby items. With five storeys in total, Bras Basah Complex moves beyond books, and also sells musical instruments and art supplies. It also regularly holds music concerts, book fairs and art competitions.