Past Events

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Gardening with Wicking Beds - BOOKED OUT

Workshop
Bookings are essential

Sunday 3 April, 2016

Exploring together how wicking beds work, the benefits of gardening this way and setting up and planting a wicking bed.

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A Ticket to Paradise?

Temporary exhibition

26 March - 25 September 2016

Explore the rich diversity and experiences of post-World War II migrants, and look at promotional campaigns presenting a utopian view of Australia as a welcoming country full of opportunity. This travelling exhibition from the National Archives of Australia draws out the complex and evolving contribution of migrants to Australian society.

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Harmony Day in The City

Special event

Sunday 20 March 2016

Join us to celebrate Australia's cultural diversity and to learn more about the amazing world we live in.

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Russians in South Australia

Exhibition

19 March - 3 June

Featuring all kinds of exquisite objects, such as samovars, matryoshka dolls, balalaikas, traditional dress and more, this exhibition in the Forum Gallery explores the history of Russian migration to South Australia, and highlights the contribution this community has made.

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Latin Festival: Mi Casa Es Tu Casa

Special event

Sunday 6 March - please note: due to extreme hot weather Saturday's day-time event has been cancelled.

Vibrant Latin American cultural activities the whole family will disfrutar (Enjoy). NOTE: SATURDAY's DAY TIME EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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Museum Bites: The German Club Presents

Workshop
Bookings are essential

First Friday of the Month

Kids food & culture workshops at the Migration Museum. 

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Edible Flowers High Tea - BOOKED OUT

Special event
Bookings are essential

Don’t just admire your flowers, eat them! In collaboration with Honest Earth Horticultre, we are offering the opportunity to try a mini high tea with edible flowers, as part of our Losing the Plot: food gardening in South Australia exhibition.

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Eat Your Words - BOOKED OUT

Special event
Bookings are essential

Wednesdays in February

Enjoy interactive public talks about the history of Food Gardening in South Australia at the Migration Museum. 

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The Garden of Crafted Delights

School holiday activity
Bookings are required for groups

Saturdays in Janurary

Come to the Migration Museum this January to personalise your garden. Make and take garden themed crafts for family and friends. CHILDREN'S UNIVERSITY APPROVED LEARNING ACTIVITY

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A Tree Like Me - SCHOOL HOLIDAYS DEC/JAN

School holiday activity
Bookings are required for groups

10:30am to 4:30pm weekdays, 1:30pm to 4:30pm weekends, 12 December 2015 - 31 January 2016

Make your very own tree from found and recyled materials and be part of our forrest of family trees. CHILDREN'S UNIVERSITY APPROVED LEARNING ACTIVITY

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