South Australian Museum eNewsletter - December 2012
South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide South Australia 5000 Free Entry | Open Daily 10am to 5pm | except Good Friday & Christmas Day
Built Tough: The Awesome Roman Empire
Get hands-on with working models of machines that changed history! This summer, step back in time and discover how Roman technology worked. Pull ropes, turn handles and make a Roman arch in this interactive exhibition that brings the ancient and lost technology of the Roman Empire to life! Opens 8 December. Adults $13, concession $10, children (5-16yo) $7, family (2+2) $30.
Spotlight Series: Roman Artefacts
The spotlight is shining on Roman artefacts from the South Australian Museum's collections. The sample of Roman items from the UK, Egypt, Gaul (France and the Rhineland) and Italy includes pieces from the Imperial Family and the Colosseum. Opens 7 December. Free. This Spotlight Series supports the summer exhibition, Built Tough. .
Gifts Galore for the Holidays!
As the festive season draws near, pop into the Museum Shop for unique handcrafted gift ideas, jewellery, toys, books, and all manner of interesting stocking stuffers. You can also pre-purchase gift tickets to Built Tough: The Awesome Roman Empire exhibition.
January School Holiday Program - Summer Splash
What's hot in January aside from the weather? Our School Holiday Program! Enjoy some fun in the sun as we bring you water activities, Roman games and trail maps through the Museum. 14-25 January. Free.
Remember we're open all through December except for Christmas Day (25 December). Entry to the Museum is free - the best gift ever!