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10 things to do on your last 10 days of summer holidays!

Posted on Friday 15 January 2021

1.Play catch up with our Talking History videos Unfortunately in a COVID world, we can’t currently host in-person lectures – but that doesn’t me...

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New immersive exhibition ‘Windjammers’ to open at the South Australian Maritime Museum

Posted on Thursday 14 January 2021

Immerse yourself in the newest permanent exhibition to be installed at the South Australian Maritime Museum, Windjammers, open from 25 January 2021. T...

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Bringing our museums to life online: how the History Trust adapted and improved education programs in 2020

Posted on Tuesday 22 December 2020

Necessity is the mother of invention they say, and this year has seen many new systems, processes and ways of communicating emerge thanks to COVID-19....

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2021 SA’s History Festival registrations now open

Posted on Monday 30 November 2020

Event registrations are now open for South Australia’s History Festival, which will run next year from 1-30 May in 2021. The History Festival is an ...

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We’re reopening our doors!

Posted on Saturday 21 November 2020

The History Trust is very pleased to advise that we will be re-opening the doors to our museums from 10.00 am, Sunday 22 November. This includes the M...

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COVID-19 Temporary closure

Posted on Wednesday 18 November 2020

Many of you will be aware that South Australia is implementing a significant response to a recent outbreak of COVID-19. This means that we will be clo...

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COVID-19 Update

Posted on Tuesday 17 November 2020

The History Trust of South Australia’s museums remain open to the public, with updated capacity limits of 1 person per 4 square metres at all sites....

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Centre of Democracy temporary closure

Posted on Tuesday 17 November 2020

The Centre of Democracy, an interactive gallery managed by the History Trust of South Australia in collaboration with the State Library of South Austr...

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Adelaide’s Centre of Democracy reopens – in time to Stitch and Resist for SALA Festival

Posted on Monday 03 August 2020

The Centre of Democracy, located in the Institute Building on the corner of Kintore Avenue and North Terrace, will reopen from Monday 3 August after a...

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