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Museums in the Port | Port Adelaide | 13 & 14 Oct 2018

[ October 13, 2018 to October 14, 2018. ]
Museums in the Port
Port Adelaide’s museums―the SA Maritime Museum, National Railway Museum and SA Aviation Museum throw open their doors on the weekend of the 13 and 14 October for families to explore everything that sails, chugs, and soars.
To celebrate South Australia’s first heritage precinct, admission has been discounted to just $5 for each museum […]

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MOD. Museum | University of South Australia | Review | July 2018

MOD at the University of South Australia – New Futuristic Museum
MOD. at the University of South Australia is a new museum located next to the Morphett Street Bridge on North Terrace in a spacious and modern building. It is described as a “futuristic museum of discovery, a place to be and be inspired”. It has been […]

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START at the Gallery | Art Gallery of SA | 2018

[ April 1, 2018; May 6, 2018; ]
START at the Gallery
START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families. Held on the first Sunday of every month, START is free and includes art activities, tours, live performance and entertainment.
START is a FREE program, recommended for children aged 3-12 and parent / carer supervision is required. No […]

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Sym Choon: Changing Fortunes in White Australia | 30 Jan – 22 Jul 3018

A Chinese-Australian family who became famous for selling fruit, fireworks and fancy-goods, the Sym Choons created a business dynasty which spanned most of the twentieth century.
Migrating from humble beginnings in China in 1891, Sym Choon adopted the name John Sym Choon. He established the foundations of a company which his Australian-born children developed into some […]

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Your Museum, Your Say! | South Australian Museum | 2017

Transforming the South Australian Museum
The South Australian Museum is one of the most visited museums in Australia, and has the finest collection of Australian Aboriginal cultural objects in the world.
However, many of the Museum’s displays have remained untouched for 40 years and its gallery spaces are too small. The South Australian Museum is proposing a […]

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Adelaide Gaol | Step Back in Time

The Adelaide Gaol is one of the oldest remaining colonial public buildings in Adelaide and is the site of some of the State’s more interesting past. Open for business from 1841 to 1988, the Gaol was one of Australia’s longest continuously operational prison facilities.

Over those gruelling 147 years, the Gaol housed some of the state’s […]

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Museum Guide | A List of South Australian Exhibition Houses

Adelaide Gaol  |  18 Gaol Road, Thebarton  |  website
Australian Army Museum of South Australia  |  Keswick Barracks, 2 Anzac Highway, Keswick  |  website
Bay Discovery Centre and Holdfast Bay History Centre |  Jetty Road, Glenelg  |  website  |  Play & Go Review
Carrick Hill  | 46 Carrick Hill Drive, Springfield  |  website  |  Play & Go […]

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