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The German born community have left a strong cultural legacy in South Australia, evident in many areas today.
Historical Subject | By Ian Harmstorf | early nineteenth century, early twentieth century, late nineteenth century, late twentieth century
Serbians migrated to South Australia from the 1940s - 1990s to escape various forms of prosecution and have since established a wide community.
Historical Subject | By Migration Museum | 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1990s, early twentieth century, Second World War
The December 1836 proclamation at Holdfast Bay is South Australia’s best known historical event, despite it often being misunderstood
Historical Event | By Margaret Anderson, History Trust of South Australia | 1830s
The Immigrants sculpture has been climbed on, sat on, stood next to and embraced by many people who have walked through the gates of the Migration Museum since 2006.
Historical Thing | By Catherine Manning, Migration Museum | North Terrace | 2000-2010
Discover the people who have shaped Adelaide
Explore the city's built environment and famous Parklands
Find the stories behind the city's public artworks, monuments and memorials
Browse some of the themes that contextualise the city's history
Learn about the organisations that have made the city tick
Find out what's drawn people into the city's streets
Explore some of the early maps, plans and panoramas that trace the development of the city
Discover the city's history through a rich collection of museum objects
Explore Adelaide by following a themed tour
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