One of the few surviving buildings from ‘old’ Mawson is the small wooden Weddell Hut, the second building constructed at the station. Also known as ‘the…
- Weddell Hut
- Vince’s Cross
About 75m west of the Discovery hut, an oak cross stands as an enduring memorial to Able Seaman George T Vince, who fell to his death over an ice cliff…
- Ajax Bay Refrigeration Plant
Near San Carlos Water are the ruins of the Ajax Bay Refrigeration Plant, a madcap 1950s Colonial Development Corporation project that failed because…
- Pieter J Lenie Field Station
The US has operated this small summer-only station, near Arctowski station, since 1985. It’s also called ‘Copacabana.’
- Memorial Cross
Erected in November 1913, this memorial atop Azimuth Hill, northwest of the Main Hut, pays tribute to Xavier Mertz and Belgrave Ninnis.
- Taishan Station
China opened its fourth station, called Taishan, in 2014. The space-age pod sits at 2621m and houses up to 20 people in summer.
- Pedro Vicente Maldonado Station
Ecuador’s bright-red Pedro Vicente Maldonado station, completed in 1998, operates in summer only, and accommodates 22 people.
- Transit Hut
East of Mawson's Main Hut, this building was used as shelter while star-sighting to determine Cape Denison’s exact position.
- Cross of Sacrifice
Stanley's cemetery is fronted by the Cross of Sacrifice, a memorial to islanders who lost their lives in WWI and WWII.
- Bharati Station
In April 2012, India opened Bharati Station, housing up to 25 people on a promontory near the Broknes Peninsula.
- Machu Picchu Station
Peru's Machu Picchu station was established in 1989 on Admiralty Bay and houses 28 people in summer.
The station's small cemetery contains the graves of men who died in 1963, 1972 and 1974.
- Dirck Gerritsz Laboratory
The Netherlands has a research laboratory near Rothera Station on Adelaide Island.
- Tabernacle Free Church
This white church with green trim was built from a Victorian prefab kit in 1892.
- Cemetery Flats
Cemetery Flats is the site of five graves from the whaling days.
- St Mary’s Catholic Church
Stanley's Catholic church offers masses open to all.