Z Ward: Behind the Walls

Neither prison nor hospital, the “criminal ward” of the former Glenside Mental Hospital occupies a unique place in South Australia’s history. From the rare ‘Ha Ha Wall’ encircling the building to its striking 1880s polychromatic brickwork, explore the breathtaking architecture and sobering history of this important site.

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Approximately 75 minutes
Please note Z Ward’s upper level is accessible by stairs only

Access to Z Ward is via 63 Conyngham Street, Glenside 5065
Parking can be found directly adjacent to the building

Event dates

Event Details


Sun 17 April, 2pm

Entry fees:
Adults $ 15, Children $ 10, Concession $ 13, Members $ 10
Prebooking requiredhttp://bit.ly/zward