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Collection Explorer Defining Moments in Australian History Remembering 1914-1918. Objects, stories and emotions


Museum acquires rare horseracing trophy

A detail of the inscription on a gold trophy that reads 'Adelaide Hunt Club Cup 1881 presented by R Barr Smith.

This rare 1881 solid gold horseracing trophy from the prestigious Adelaide Hunt Club is one of a few surviving trophies of its kind.

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AnthropoScene free outdoor film screening

Film screening

Kick back and enjoy an evening of short futuristic films this Saturday, 29 October, as part of the 2016 International Festival of Landscape Architecture.

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A History of the World: Auslan group tour

Early writing tablet

Join an Australian Sign Language exhibition tour with Rebecca Driscoll from the Conexu Foundation on Saturday, 29 October.

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Spring into Sundaze at the Museum Bar

Join us for Sundaze with quality DJs, live acts, great food and drinks and free entry to our Lakeside Deck. Sundays until 27 November.

Check out the line-up