Ayers House Museum

School holiday programs

School holiday programs

Vacation Care

Ayers House offers Vacation Care groups a fully facilitated one and a half hour program. Click here for more information.


Join us for a series of fun, hands-on holiday programs for families:

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Pennies & Pounds: Make your own coin purse

Who doesn’t like coins? Come to Ayers House Museum and choose 6 coins from our coin collection. Step into our kitchen and mix up some coin polish. Shine your coins and then stitch your own coin bag. You might like to do some coin rubbings too and don’t leave before you check out some of the oldest purses in Adelaide.

Ages: 6-14

Cost: $15 per child, accompanying adult free. Please note children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Times: 10:30-12pm

Date: No upcoming dates

Location: Ayers House Museum, 288 North Terrace Adelaide

Booking link: Trybooking

Booking contact: 8223 1234

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Come in from the cold: Ayers House Family Days

You will find a warm welcome for families all throughout the July School Holidays. Come in from the cold and explore Adelaide’s finest Victorian era mansion. Conveniently located on North Tce. Ayers House is the perfect place to enjoy some old fashioned analogue fun. Explore the house at your leisure and choose from a variety of self-guided activities.

  • Dressing up
  • Sewing
  • Chess
  • Dominoes
  • Dough rolling
  • Card making
  • Copperplate writing
  • Jigsaw puzzles
  • Photography
  • Jelly molding

Dates: Each day of the school holidays except for Mondays

Times: 10am-3pm, please note Ayers House Museum closes at 4pm

Cost: $5 (adults and children over 5 years old), please note children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Address: 288 North Tce. Adelaide

Contact: 8223 1234

Bookings: Not required

Public Transport: Ayers House Museum is easily accessible by public transport

Past holiday programs