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City South History Exhibition

The exhibition features photographs on canvas of city south streetscapes dating back to 1860 and the early 1900s, all sourced from The City of...
When: 10-29 May: Mon to Sat 7am-4pm
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Free
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Adelaide Mosque: From the Cameleers to Contemporary Times

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Join historian Pamela Rajkowski OAM and the Imam of Adelaide Mosque for a journey through history. Learn about the cameleers' contributions to...
When: (SOLD OUT) Thu 13 May, 2-4pm
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Free
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Gawler's Pendragon: George Isaacs

Dr Anne Black will speak about George Isaacs, alias 'A Pendragon', a complex colonial character. In a life that spanned two hemispheres and two...
When: Wed 19 May, 2-3.30pm
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By donation
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Knuckle Bones to Techno

Tucked away in the Valley of Eden is a small chapel built in 1928, and during the History Festival, this unique building will host an intriguing...
When: Every Fri, Sat & Sun in May, 10am-3pm
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By donation
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Jack and the Beanstalk at Ayers House Museum

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Tour a nineteenth-century mansion looking for story clues. Then go up to the nursery and hear a traditional English tale of cunning and courage...
When: Sat 1 May, 10.30am (approx. 75 mins)
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Adult: $15.00 Concession: $13.00 Member: $10.00 Child: $8.00 Family: $25.00
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Queer Migrations

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The University of Adelaide, RMIT, and the History Trust of South Australia are carrying out a research project funded by the Australian Research...
When: Wed 26 May, 6-7.30pm
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Free
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Guided Tour of Historic Magill Wesleyan Cemetery

Subdivision for the village of ‘Makgill' in 1838 included land for a chapel and cemetery. Early European settlers, contributors to developing...
When: Sat 22 May, 11am (approx. 60 mins)
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Adult: $5.00
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Penola Terra Rossa CWA

The Penola Terra Rossa Branch of the CWA has portrayed some of the women who came to the region for love, work or grew, as part of a family...
When: Every day in May, 10am-4pm
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Free
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Between Two Worlds: An Exhibition Celebrating Kaurna Heritage

The City of NPSP is located within the traditional Country of the Kaurna. Karrawirra Parri and the old creeks cross the landscape shape ancient...
When: Throughout May: Mon to Fri 9.30am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm
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Free
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Glenelg Air-Raid Shelter Open Day

Explore the Glenelg Air-Raid Shelter! Built in 1942 as part of Adelaide's wartime communication network, the shelter now houses a display of...
When: Sun 16 May, 1-3pm
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By donation
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Old Government House & Heritage Gardens Tour

Although Belair is close to the city today, it was a world away in 1860 when Old Government House was built as a vice regal summer retreat. Today...
When: Sun 23 May, 9.15am-4.15pm
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Per Person: $109.00
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