Things to Do in Adelaide with Children

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Things to Do in Adelaide with Kids

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  • GrandTour50169335615
    1 contribution
    Wow, what an amazing experience. The fresh produce and seafood was next level. Even the kids enjoyed. Highly recommend a visit.
    Written 2 February 2024
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  • Lynne M
    Toronto, Canada318 contributions
    Seven of us spent 4 hours wandering around the gardens. Including about an hour in the Cafe. The museum is worth a visit the glass house is enchanting with the Victoria lillies. Very relaxing place to spend time. Random seating available in the shade. Grab a visitors map. Go early as parking can be a challenge. Park on plain tree rd. It's shaded and close to gree entry. A place worth several visits. Great photo opportunities.
    Written 21 February 2024
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  • Robert D
    Brooklyn, New York2,718 contributions
    The tram is an easy way to get to Glenelg. Explore the beachside suburb and then return to the city. The tram also runs along North Terrace and is free in the CBD.
    Written 7 December 2023
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  • JodieK70-29
    1 contribution
    From the animals to the grounds and facilities, so well maintained and a pleasure to walk around. Even loved being able to buy a selection of plants that are growing throughout the zoo. Definitely recommend, especially if you are a first time visitor or haven’t been recently.
    Written 6 February 2024
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  • Carito
    Melbourne, Australia16 contributions
    Great to visit Adelaide Oval during Gather Round, the food is quite good at AO - fish tacos and calamari for $22
    Written 18 April 2023
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  • Walk & Talk Tours Adelaide
    Adelaide, Australia5 contributions
    We enjoyed our visit in the SA Musuem. The building is situated within a beautiful historial precinct in the north side of Adelaide. The outside cafe and sitting areas are beautiful and pleasantly inviting on a good weather day.
    There are plenty of varied exhibits for all intersts and ages. We particularly enjoyed the Antarctic display for Douglas Mawson and the Gem, Opals and Meteorites on display.
    The younger visitors certainly seem to enjoy the animal hall on the first level and the Egyption room! The giant squid is also something unique, which is displayed over 3 levels!
    We were entertained and happy with our visit!
    Written 13 February 2024
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  • Donutman
    7 contributions
    It was Sunday and pouring rain on our day so hardly seen at it's best, but a most attractive area with an enormous selection of shops. Would have liked to have seen more small specialty places, but inner city rents don't encourage that I guess.
    Written 10 December 2023
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  • AJ Pato
    Kempsey, Australia668 contributions
    Found this place on trip advisor and decided to check it out. The Japanese garden was tranquil, quiet and beautiful. You will enjoy the small but spectacular gardens. Take the time to explore and rest awhile.
    Written 4 February 2024
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  • Global-Villagerr
    Denver, CO372 contributions
    One of the best museums we’ve seen about the Australian migration. It seems each major city has one, but this was the most informative. Covering a wide swath of the Australian migration experience, including up to the current era, this museum gave us a real sense of the entire experience- good and bad.
    Written 12 February 2024
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  • N L
    1 contribution
    Driver went above and beyond. In helping me navigate my way to my destination. Service with a warm welcome also and right on time . Happy to travel again . Thanks
    Written 15 September 2023
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  • RayParks
    Adelaide, Australia2,865 contributions
    In order to go to Angus Street, my taxi went through North Terrace. As I hadn't been there for a very long time since the bus route had changed, it was really nice to see the familiar buildings like the railway station, parlament house, museum, etc.
    Written 22 January 2024
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  • Vanessa
    1 contribution
    The Adelaide Fringe isn't just an arts festival; it's the heartbeat that makes the city pulse with life and vibrancy. As performances unfold, Adelaide transforms, with every corner echoing laughter, music, and applause. Streets brim with energy, from lively street performances to bustling food stalls. The Fringe doesn't just showcase talent; it awakens Adelaide, making it a radiant hub of culture and celebration. Truly, a must-experience event!
    Written 4 October 2023
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  • Peter M
    Melbourne, Australia1,301 contributions
    The Rundle Mall Pigs are a group of four bronze pig sculptures located in Rundle Mall, Adelaide, Australia. The pigs are named Oliver who is standing by a bin Horatio -sitting, Truffles -sniffing the ground, and another pig Augusta They were unveiled on July 3, 19992. As part of the 2013-2014 Rundle Mall upgrade, the pigs were removed from the mall for restoration before their return. They celebrated 21 years in 2020.
    Written 27 September 2023
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  • Robert D
    Brooklyn, New York2,718 contributions
    The Botanic Park is in between the Adelaide Zoo and the Adelaide Botanic Garden. If you walk from one to the other, you pass through the Botanic Park. You can see many fruit bats in the trees. That is an impressive sight. (I would not make a special trip here, but it is a lovely walk between the two other attractions.)
    Written 9 December 2023
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  • Robert D
    Brooklyn, New York2,718 contributions
    Harbour Town is located near the airport and you can watch the planes take off and land from the observation area. The bus from Glenelg to the city centre passes both Harbour Town and the airport. There are a good variety of store and a food court.
    Written 7 December 2023
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