Find out about South Australia's ancient and living cultures, the history of European settlement and the state's mining past.
You can search through the state's heritage areas with maps, interpretative information sheets, stories, images and other information. Links are provided to the South Australian Heritage Register, which details over 2,000 places of significance and to a shipwrecks database.
SA Heritage register - Department of Environment, Water and Natural Heritage website
As one of the two oldest public buildings in Adelaide, the Gaol has much to offer in the way of education, history and entertainment. You can learn about Adelaide's penal history and its architecture from the time of the early settlers right through to today.
Adelaide Gaol website
Carrick Hill is one of the few period homes in Australia to survive with its original contents almost completely intact and its grounds undiminished.
Carrick Hill website
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South Australian parks and gardens
Art, Culture and Lifestyle - Heritage - South Australian Tourism commission