Past Events

Explore the archive of past events and exhibitions at the Maritime Museum. Can't find what you're looking for below? Trying searching for events at the right of this page.

Inner Harbour History Cruise

Special event

Saturday 17, Sunday 18 and Sunday 25 May

Cruise South Australia's oldest working port

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Survivor - Can you survive the age of sail?

Special event

Monday 14 April to Sunday 27 April 2014. 10am to 3pm daily. Not available on Good Friday, April 18.

Hands on school holiday fun!

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Miscellaneous

We're offering you the chance to go to the movies for FREE! All you have to do is sign up to our e-newsletter below and you'll be in the draw to win one of 5 double passes to see All Is Lost starring Robert Redford.

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Yelta steams again

Special event
Bookings are essential

Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 February 2014, cruise departs at 1pm, boarding from 12.30pm

8 and 9 February 2014, cruises depart at 1pm.

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Shanghaied Crew

Special event

Sunday January 26 2014 commencing at 2.30pm

Sea shanty choir 'Shanghaied Crew' to perform on Australia Day

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The Pirate Show

School holiday activity

Shows will take place twice a day at 11am and 1pm weekdays from 6 to 24 January 2014.

Coming Soon!

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Pirates: Skulduggery at the Maritime Museum

Exhibition

Come aboard if you dare and enter the world of piracy with Pirates! Skulduggery at the Maritime Museum these summer holidays.  The exhibition explores both the fantasies and facts surrounding pirates. It’s a hands-on interactive experience for the young, and young at heart. 

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Yelta steams again

Special event
Bookings are essential

16 and 17 November 2013, cruise departs at 1:30PM

Cruise the Port river on Yelta this weekend

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Port Festival

Special event

Get spooked during your free visit to the museum this weekend, Look out the lighthouse, tour Torrens Island Quarantine Station and don't miss the boat as ST Yelta steams again as part of the Port Festival.

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station tours

Special event
Bookings are essential

19 and 20 October 2013, tours depart at 10am, 11:30am and 1pm

Our tour will lead you through the landing and decontamination area, bathrooms, isolation hospital and morgue. The Quarantine Station is remarkably intact and evokes the experiences of passengers who almost reached Adelaide.

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