South Australian Museum
Digs into Australia’s natural history with special exhibits on whales and Antarctic explorer Sir Douglas Mawson, and an Aboriginal...
Art Gallery of South Australia
Spend a few hushed hours in the vaulted, parquetry-floored gallery that represents the big names in Australian art. Permanent...
For an insight into Adelaide’s public artworks – you can try the infamous Mall’s Balls .
Adelaide Festival Centre
The hub of performing arts in SA, this crystalline white Festival Centre opened in June 1973, four proud months before the Sydney Opera...
Lonely Planet review
This engaging social-history museum tells the story of the many migrants who have made SA their home. The museum has info on 100-plus nationalities (as opposed to individuals) in its database, along with some poignant personal stories. Occupies the site of a former Aboriginal boarding school and destitute asylum.