Past Events

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Mount Renouf - A Truly Unbelievable History

Exhibition

From 12 January to 8 March 2015, Monday to Fridays 10am - 5pm, Weekends 1pm - 5pm.

The Migration Museum will host an intriguing exhibition staged by an unlikely bunch of ‘local historians’ as it plays its part in this year’s Fringe Festival. Enter stage left (of field) the town of Mount Renouf and behold its unbelievable history, on display from Monday 12 January.

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Build the City - this school holidays

School holiday activity
Bookings are required for groups

Monday 5 January - Sunday 18 January 11am-3pm Monday - Friday; 1-4pm weekends

Join us as we build the City of Adelaide from the ground up in miniature, using found and recycled objects.

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Interned: Torrens Island, 1914-1915

Exhibition

An exhibition developed by the Migration Museum in partnership with Flinders University.

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Found Sounds Family Fun

School holiday activity
Bookings are essential

Wednesday 8 October and Thursday 9 October, 10.30-11.45am

Music workshop for 5-10 year olds

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Conversations with Regina: A celebration of the remarkable life of Regina Zielinski

Exhibition

27 September 2014 to 9 January 2015

At the age of 18, Regina, a Jewish girl from Poland, escaped from Sobibor, the Nazi death camp where 250,000 Jews perished, her family among them.

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'Compassion in action' - Circle of Friends Australia

Temporary exhibition
Bookings are required for groups

Monday 22 September to Saturday 6 December 2014

Forum community gallery exhibition ‘Compassion In Action’ tells the story of the Circle of Friends, a group of volunteers who support asylum-seekers and refugees in SA’s immigration detention centres and in the local community. 

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Infused: all about tea

Special event

Sunday 14 September, 11am-4pm

Join us for a day of celebration and exploration of the origins and cultures of tea.

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Ryszard Pusz in Concert - Marimba and Drums

Performance
Bookings are essential

Sunday 24 August, 2pm

Australia's marimba master in concert.

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Drumming on Found Objects for Adults

Special event
Bookings are essential

Sunday 17 August, 2pm

Join world renowned percussionist Ryszard Pusz in an interactive workshop, suitable for beginners.

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Holiday Jam

School holiday activity

Tuesday 8 July, 10-30-11.30am Tuesday 15 July, 10.30-11.30am

Join us for a free one-hour music workshop each Tuesday of the July school holidays at 10.30am, for a jam session with a difference. 

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