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For over a century the Adelaide Mosque has provided a centre for prayer, community and celebration.
Historical Place | By Jude Elton, History Trust of South Australia | Southwest corner | 1880s, 1890s, 1900-1910, early twenty–first century, late twentieth century, mid twentieth century
Archbishop’s House, formerly known as Bishop’s Palace, was built in 1845 as the residence for the Roman Catholic Bishop of Adelaide, Francis Murphy.
Historical Place | By Vedrana Budimir, History SA | Southwest corner, West Terrace | early twentieth century, late nineteenth century, mid nineteenth century
The second oldest remaining church in Adelaide, Scots Church is still in use today.
Historical Place | By Hannah Stewart, History Trust of South Australia | North Terrace | 1830s, 1840s, 1850s, 1860s, early twentieth century
The Church of Archangels Michael and Gabriel stands on the site of Adelaide's oldest Greek Orthodox Church and remains an important centre for Greek cultural and community life in the city.
Historical Place | By Vedrana Budimir, History SA | Southwest corner | early twentieth century, late twentieth century, mid twentieth century
The Adelaide Mosque, the oldest in Australia, has been the centre of Islamic festivals since the 1890s
Historical Event | By Jude Elton, History Trust of South Australia | Southwest corner | 1890s
Pirie Street Methodist Church was the ‘cathedral church’ of Methodism in Adelaide.
Historical Place | By Jude Elton, History Trust of South Australia | late nineteenth century
Spiritualism began as a nineteenth-century radical cause and survives to the present as a spiritual option.
Historical Subject | By Helen Bartley and Jill Roe | early twentieth century, late nineteenth century
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