State Library of South Australia

Family Fun

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Want to take a journey of discovery around different parts of the library and its collections?

Make sure you collect the following for the information desk in the glass foyer:


Events for families

Jeannie Baker Circle exhibiton at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens


Date: 7 August 2017 to 18 August 2017

Time: 9am to closing time

Location: Your Hub, ground floor of the Spence Wing

Note: Free & all welcome

We invite you to take part in a community artwork that explores the concept of Belonging.

People of all ages can create a miniature collage inspired by the Library's collections and the work of author/illustrator Jeannie Baker.

Science Week 2017

Science Week events

Date: 13 August 2017 to 20 August 2017

Location: Various

Note: Free, bookings essential

The State Library is participating in National Science Week as we explore innovation, technology and research drawn from our collections.

Our next exhibition will have something for the whole family

From Outback to Outer Space: Woomera 1955 - 1980

From Outback to Outer Space: Woomera 1955 - 1980

On display at the Treasures Wall and in the Institute Building from 23 August to 12 November 2017.

Things to see and do

Events at the State Library
The State Library hosts a wide variety of interesting and informative events throughout the year.

Exhibitions at the State Library
Find out about our current and permanent exhibitions which explore the wonderful collections of the State Library.

Tours of the State Library
Free weekly tours hosted by the State Library of SA's Ambassadors.

Walking tours
Self-guided walking tours for mobile devices highlighting historical aspects of the city, allowing you to travel through time at your own pace.

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Phone Us: +61 8 8207 7250
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& Kintore Ave, Adelaide

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