Young Urbanists

What is Young Urbanists? Launched in 2015, Young Urbanists is a Singapore based social enterprise enabling young people to make sense of the cities around them. Young Urbanists collaborates with schools, institutions and local government. Young Urbanists develops compelling education content, supporting young people to: explore the history, design and function of their cities; think…

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Meet Katherine

Katherine Murray Urbanist, Architect, Newshound, Storyteller Katherine Murray is an architect, urban designer and the founder of Young Urbanists. Katherine is passionate about achieving better outcomes for cities and driving urban strategy and community engagement to reach these goals. Hailing from Melbourne, Katherine has spent the past 20+ years living, working and studying in a…

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Our Partners

Our Key Partners Young Urbanists collaborates with schools, institutions and local government, developing compelling education content, enabling young people to make sense of the cities around them. Singapore City Gallery The Singapore City Gallery tells the story of Singapore’s physical transformation – it’s past, present and future. The gallery is an informational and education hub for the public…

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Urban Education

Engaging Curious Minds In the past three years, Young Urbanists has partnered with high profile Singaporean schools and institutions, delivering thought provoking programs to over two thousand young people (and a fair few adults too). Our Programs Young Urbanists programs explore: Urban Storytelling Two Model Tours at the Singapore City Gallery: A City and A Country…

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Our Participants

Our Participants In the past three years, Young Urbanists has partnered with high profile Singaporean schools and institutions, delivering thought provoking programs to over two thousand young people (and a fair few adults too). Our programs involve participants from a range of Singaporean schools and institutions. Past participants have included: Junior and Secondary Students Singaporean…

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The Young Urbanists Handbook

Cities in many ways are the greatest invention that human beings have brought to the world. Geoffrey West, theoretical physicist Making Sense of Cities Young Urbanists has created a website for young people to help them make sense of the cities they’re living in. It’s for students, parents and teachers. We’ve selected a range of informative…

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