The mineral gallery at the South Australian Museum


Permanent galleries


The South Australian Museum’s permanent galleries are full of objects drawn from the Museum’s extensive collections. From different areas of natural and cultural heritage, these displays give visitors an opportunity to see examples of the real thing – actual specimens from the collections, that are researched by Museum scientists and are an important piece of South Australia’s past, present and future.

A child and adult look at a colourful minerals display at the South Australian Museum

Earth sciences galleries

The Earth sciences displays at the South Australian Museum showcase unique South Australian fossils, as well as some of the most beautiful mineral specimens of South Australia.

The Museum's Earth sciences galleries include:

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