Adelaide Heritage Walks: Cold Case: Somerton Man Mystery

Discover more of the city’s fabulous, forgotten and sublime places.

In December 1948, a dead man was found on Somerton Beach, south west of the city. It remains a great unsolved mystery. This tour explores the evidence from the Somerton Man’s final day around the city and allows you and draw your own conclusions about Adelaide’s most famous cold case. Bookings essential

Place: starting from Ayers House Museum 288 North Terrace, Adelaide
Enquiries: Ayers House Museum (08) 8223 1234, booking email:

**All tours and walks last around 90- 120 minutes. Discounts for groups of 10 or more.

Online Booking

Visit the Adelaide City Explorer website or download the Adelaide City Explorer mobile app from the Apple’s App store or Google Play for a preview of many of the city walks.