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This mile-long avenue has a number of historical buildings, including an 1838 church, the colonial-era Ayers House and the Adelaide Casino in a restored 1920s railway station.
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Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Walking the North Terrace was for me very exciting. I was surprised with its beauty and concentration of important institutions and buildings. University of Adelaide possesses quite a few of them along the way. Nearly everything is worth your attention: Botanical Gardens, Art Gallery of...More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You forget how beautiful your own city is. We stayed the weekend in town and wandered down North Terrace looking at the beautiful buildings and statues and sculpture. Coffee at the museum watching people and pidgeons, great fun

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Start from either end, you will find historical building which are still fully functioning and worth at least a peek inside. The museum is worth spending more time in. Lots of monuments spanning back more than a hundred years. The old railway station now a...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We walked along North Terrace on a recent visit. This route is lined with beautiful older historic buildings and takes you through a lovely part of the town. We took a left at somepoint intersecting the river path and meandered back towards the Adelaide Oval....More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Many buliding to see and some food places. But it is very busy always and very difficult to cross the road.

Thank zhenX1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

North Terrace has some very good historical buildings and some nice views over the river but the west end is a little more modern and typical city. Stick to the east end.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 29 July 2018

North Terrace, Adelaide offers plenty of cultural charm and historic interest. The South Australian Museum, State Library, Railway Station, Shrine of Sacrifice, Botanic Gardens, lots of important statues and other attractions are here. I strongly recommend doing some research before you travel. This will enhance...More

Thank daf57
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Wide open Terrace with trees, the Museum, Governors house and Universities on the northern side. East of King William Rd the best part of this boulevard. Trams about to operate on this end , plenty of buses and easy access to Rundle Mall and the...More

Thank MaxD859
Reviewed 19 July 2018

It is a nice place to spend an hour or two after office hours just walking around to appreciate the avenues and historical buildings of the area. It also have museums, galleries, the University of SA campus and the famous Adelaide Oval are residents of...More

Thank ynadqnor
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed several days in this area and found it very rewarding. Good public transportation connections, restaurants, museums, art exhibitions, river banks, the Oval - can recommend spending time here.

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