Ayers House Museum

Tours

Daily House tour

Ayers House Museum offers a range of fully guided tours of this magnificent Victorian era home, giving you the opportunity to thoroughly explore the heritage site, revealing its beautifully painted finishes as well as its various collections for individual, groups and educational visits. Guided tours of the house are offered ...
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Old Adelaide Treasury tours

Explore the old Adelaide Treasury, one of Adelaide’s oldest and most significant historical sites. It was here that gold from the eastern states was stored to be smelted into the Adelaide Pound. The tour includes the former Cabinet Room of ...
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Z-Ward: Behind the Walls

Go behind the walls of the notorious Z Ward at the former Glenside Mental Hospital.  For almost 90 years it was home to those classified as “criminally insane” on the overlapping edges of criminality and mental illness.  This guided tour explores the architecture and social history of this remarkable building. Tour ...
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Adelaide Heritage Walks

Guided Heritage Walks   A wonderful choice of guided walks around Adelaide are available through the National Trust of South Australia. Join us in celebrating Australia’s cultural heritage through guided city walks. We invite you to dig up the past, re-explore your region and learn something new about your history.   Choose from Art Deco Delights- ...
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After dark tour

Ayers House After Dark 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 ...
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Self-guided city tours

Ayers House is the perfect starting or end point for a self-guided tour of Adelaide’s most interesting places.  Use the Adelaide City Explorer mobile friendly website or download the app to discover 14 self-guided walking trails through the city and North Adelaide.
 
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