State Library of SA, Spence Wing
Level 1, opposite the Security cloaking desk
Adelaide, SA 5000
Meet adventurous passengers who set sail for a new life on the other side of the world, their rough passage and challenges and rewards of new beginnings in the colony.
AUDIENCE: Our free weekday tours are aimed at the general public, visitors and tourists.
Are you a teacher or community group?
If you are a teacher, from an education institute or community group please view the State Library of SA's Community Learning & School Programs, our Learning Team will be able to assist you.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL: Registration (tour booking) closes 15 minutes before commencement of the tour. Select an available date and then click on the green "register" button to book a tour. 10 places are available on each tour.
* The Mortlock Wing is a venue for hire and subject to occasional closures due to functions and special events, please check the Mortlock wing restricted hours on the day of your tour to avoid disappointment.
The State Library of South Australia, as the keeper of South Australian stories, is a unique place for learners, researchers, tourists, students, historians and everyone with an interest in culture to explore South Australia's rich collections and history.