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New Land, New Hope – latest exhibition at the Migration Museum commemorates thirty years of settlement by refugees from the Horn of Africa

Posted on Friday 15 January 2021

“You make a choice: it is better for me to die walking or die standing still?” In the 1990s, the first group of refugees from the Horn of Africa r...

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10 things to do on your last 10 days of summer holidays!

Posted on Friday 15 January 2021

1.Play catch up with our Talking History videos Unfortunately in a COVID world, we can’t currently host in-person lectures – but that doesn’t me...

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New immersive exhibition ‘Windjammers’ to open at the South Australian Maritime Museum

Posted on Thursday 14 January 2021

Immerse yourself in the newest permanent exhibition to be installed at the South Australian Maritime Museum, Windjammers, open from 25 January 2021. T...

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Bringing our museums to life online: how the History Trust adapted and improved education programs in 2020

Posted on Tuesday 22 December 2020

Necessity is the mother of invention they say, and this year has seen many new systems, processes and ways of communicating emerge thanks to COVID-19....

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2021 SA’s History Festival registrations now open

Posted on Monday 30 November 2020

Event registrations are now open for South Australia’s History Festival, which will run next year from 1-30 May in 2021. The History Festival is an ...

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The History Trust of South Australia’s Migration Museum wins Governor’s Multicultural Award for 2019

Posted on Wednesday 20 May 2020

Congratulations to The History Trust of South Australia’s Migration Museum which was announced as the winner of the 2019 Governor’s Multicultural ...

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Congratulations to History Trust CEO Greg Mackie on election to Adelaide City Council

Posted on Thursday 14 May 2020

The History Trust of SA extends its congratulations to Chief Executive, Greg Mackie OAM, on his provisional election to the Adelaide City Council. Mr ...

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The History Trust of South Australia’s Power Station is Live!

Posted on Saturday 09 May 2020

A desire to reduce its environmental footprint has led to the History Trust of South Australia flicking the switch to solar energy with a major $550,0...

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On Contemporary Collecting

Posted on Friday 08 May 2020

The History Trust of South Australia cares for literally thousands of historically significant objects, from trams to trinkets, printing presses to pi...

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