Temporary suspension of collection services
Access to the Collections of the South Australian Museum will be closed from December 2023 while staff complete essential audit work. The closure is expected to last until mid-2024. Our galleries remain open to the public.
Our biological sciences collections encompass a diverse range of fauna, from parasites to whales.
The South Australian Museum is a global leader in research about opal and copper.
The South Australian Museum's mission is to inspire in ALL people wonder and curiousity about life on Earth.
Last year, we put a call out to raise funding so that families with children with autism can enjoy the Museum. You can learn more about what it meant to some of these families here.
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