What the world needs now

… is more Zoom backgrounds

Finding yourself participating in a lot more Zoom meetings lately? Need the ideal virtual background to hide the laundry pile? Missing getting out and about to your favourite South Australian museums or locations?

Come with us on a tour of fascinating South Australian museums and historical sites! (and if you use and share our backgrounds, feel free to tag us in @HistorySA or #MuseumZoom so we can see how far and wide we are travelling)

History Trust Museums

Our museums may be closed but you can still get a bit of *culture* into your Zoom days.

Come inside nineteenth century Adelaide at the Migration Museum

Migration Museum gallery in 19th century rotunda style, CC-0

Sail on board the ketch ‘Active II’ at the South Australian Maritime Museum

Replica Ketch South Australian Maritime Museum, CC-0

Park yourself in the garage at the National Motor Museum

1920s Garage display, National Motor Museum, CC-0

Get political at the Centre of Democracy

Digital wall at the Centre of Democracy, CC-0

More Zoom backgrounds from our museums. 

Historic South Australian Sites

Visit the lantern room at the Cape Jaffa Lighthouse.

Image courtesy May McIntosh, Kingston National Trust

Take a stroll around the garden at the Round House in Murray Bridge

The Round House, Murray Bridge, CC-0

 

Get on Board the Paddle Steamer Marion

The ‘Paddle Steamer Marion’ at the Mannum Dock Museum of River History, CC-0

More from around South Australia. 

Family Fun

We have some pictures we think the whole family will love.

All the fun of the fair at the South Australian Maritime Museum, CC-0

 

Tunnel through the Moonta Mines Model School Museum

Mine recreation at the Moonta Mines Model School Museum, CC-0

 

Visit the home of Charles Sturt

Portrait of Charles Sturt’s daughter, Missy (his youngest child) hanging in her bedroom at The Grange. CC-0