South Australian Museum
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...
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...
For an insight into Adelaide’s public artworks – you can try the infamous Mall’s Balls .
Live stand-up acts from around Australia and overseas on Thursday and Friday nights, plus open-mic comedy on Mondays.
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South Australian Museum information
Digs into Australia’s natural history with special exhibits on whales and Antarctic explorer Sir Douglas Mawson, and an Aboriginal Cultures Gallery displaying artefacts of the Ngarrindjeri people of the Coorong and lower Murray. The giant squid is the undisputed highlight of the free tours (11am weekdays, 2pm and 3pm weekends). There’s a cool cafe here too.