The Magic of Photosynthesis is an exhibit inside the Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden where kids can discover the concept of photosynthesis. It teaches the magical process of Photosynthesis and the importance of it for all life on earth.
If you notice the four stations below, those represent Sunlight, Carbon Dioxide, Water and the Photosynthesis process when those ingredients work together.
In the fourth station there is a handle. When you crank the handle, it represents the Photosynthesis process and fruits in the exhibit behind the station will light up.
Actually this is an interesting place in Singapore to visit with kids. This Magic of Photosynthesis station is one of the exhibits inside the Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden in Singapore Botanic Gardens.
Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden in Singapore
Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden is a small mini garden inside the Singapore Botanic Garden. This garden is specially dedicated for teaching about nature for the children. Inside the garden you can see many trees, a vegetable garden and educational play area such as Magic of Photosynthesis station.
How to Reach Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden in Singapore
Opening hours: 8am -7pm (closed every Monday except when it falls on a designated Public Holiday)
Admission is free of charge.
Only children aged 12 and below are allowed. They need to accompany by adults.
By Train: 10-min Walk from Botanic Gardens MRT Station (in the Circle Line)