Z Ward: Behind The Walls

Z Ward tours are back!


​​​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.




Saturday 6 February, 2.00pm
Sunday 21 February, 2.00pm

Saturday 6 March, 2.00pm
Sunday 21 March, 2.00pm

Saturday 10 April, 2.00pm
Sunday 24 April, 2.00pm




Adult: $15
Concession: $13
Members: $10
Child (15 and under): $10

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

bookings@nationaltrustsa.org.au or 8223 1234