Past Events

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A Mini-Museum of ME! - July School Holiday Workshops

Workshop

Saturday 16 and 23 July, 1:30-3:30pm

Have a go at making a Mini-Museum all about you!

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Little Adelaide - July School Holidays

School holiday activity

Weekdays and Public Holidays 10am-5pm and weekends 1pm-5pm

Visit the Migration Museum to create and add to our vibrant city.

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Welcome to South Australia tours

Guided Tour

Third Sunday of the month (Sep-Nov), 1:30pm

If you are new to South Australia, and would like to find out more about the history of this place and the people who already call this place home, please join us on a Welcome to SA tour.

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Refugee Stories at the Migration Museum

Special event

Tuesday 14 June to Friday 17 June, various times.

The Migration Museum and Thebarton Senior College will come together the week before Refugee Week to provide an opportunity for students from Thebarton Senior College who have recently arrived in South Australia to share their experiences and stories with visitors to the Museum.

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Behind the Words: Thebarton Senior College

Exhibition

Closes 2 September 2016

A wedding outfit from Guinea, dancing shoes from Urumqi in China and cricket medals from Afghanistan... 

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Showgirl: The Costumes of an Iconic Adelaide Diva

Special event

Sat 28 & Sun 29 May, 1-5pm

An exhibition of glitter and glamour. Experience the breathtaking costumes worn by iconic Adelaide showgirl, ex Les Girls diva, and drag show host, Vonni. 

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On Glitz and Glam: A Conversation with Adelaide Icon Vonni

Special event
Bookings are essential

Sat 28 May, 1.30-2.30pm

Vonni, one of Adelaide’s much loved Icons, shares the stories of four fabulous decades on stage. 

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Puppet Strings: ASO creative music workshop BOOKED OUT

Workshop
Bookings are essential

Wednesday 27 April 11:30am and 1:30pm

Have fun with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra’s Professional Pathways Trainees at the Migration Museum.

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Finger Puppet Fun

Workshop

Sunday 23 and 30 April, Drop in anytime between 1.30-3.30pm

Visit the Museum between 1:30pm and 3:30pm on Saturday 23 and 30 April to have a go at making finger puppets, which have a place in Russian folk culture. 

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P is for Puppet - April School Holidays

School holiday activity

Saturday 16 April to Sunday 1 May, Weekdays and Public Holidays 10am-5pm and Weekends 1pm-5pm

Create your own puppet from found and recycled materials to take home.

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