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Adelaide Tours: Treasury & Tunnels

sa 6 Dec 2020 - 26 Sep 2021
  Journey through winding hallways and underground chambers to meet the colourful characters and deep history behind one of Adelaide’s oldest colonial buildings. From riots to floods to historic reforms the Treasury sat at the heart of South Australia’s political life – come explore its secrets and forgotten stories!  
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Ayers House: After Dark

sa 20 May 2021 - 9 Jul 2021
Step back in time to 1876. Join Butler (Mr Wilkins), Housekeeper (Mrs Galvin) and Cook (Mrs Jenkins) on this special visit to Ayers House. The Master and Lady are out for the evening and staff are ready to show you through the house as they prepare for an upcoming State
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Beaumont House Open Days

sa 2 Aug 2020 - 5 Dec 2021
    Enjoy a special tour of the house and garden followed by refreshments on the veranda Take a unique tour with a different perspective of Beaumont House.     Claremont Cottage built In 1849 by Augustus Short, first Anglican Bishop of Adelaide and wife Millicent Phillips. Purchased by Sir
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Family Art Workshop at Stangate

sa 30 Sep 2021
Welcome to Spring! The camellias our out at Stangate House and the weather is fine. Grab your family and head to the hills for a lovely day filled with art! Join local artist Zinia King for a morning in the garden as she guides you through some fun family friendly
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Look it has a Label – Display & Floortalk

sa 1 May 2021 - 27 Jun 2021
Our current display at Ayers House Museum showcases a collection of designer gowns that includes a 1752 Viennese sack dress, which will on display during the month of May. Most of the gowns in our collection do not have a maker’s mark but sometimes a label is found. Visit the
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Open Days at Stangate Garden

sa 24 Jan 2021 - 28 Nov 2021
Discover Stangate Garden, one of the Hill’s best kept secrets. Bring along provisions for a picnic and spend the day enjoying the tranquil garden setting. The garden was designed by Elsie Cornish, a renowned garden designer who landscaped with a unique sense of colour and composition. Home to one of
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Winter Art Workshop at Stangate

sa 17 Jun 2021 - 19 Aug 2021
    It’s winter in Aldgate, rug up and be inspired by the beautiful gardens at Stangate House. No need to travel when you have a slice of England in your backyard! Join local artist Zinia King for a morning filled with lovely company, art and lots of tea in
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Z Ward: Behind The Walls

sa 22 Aug 2020 - 21 Aug 2021
  ​​​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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