Past events at Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum

Stars of Christmas Past

Special event

Wednesday 15 to Sunday 19 November 2017 10am-2pm daily

Santa Claus, Rudolph, King Wenceslas, Dickens, Saint Lucia, guess the rest ???

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Spring in the Garden

Special event

Sunday 17 September 2017, 1-4 pm

Spring is in the air, a lovely time of the year to visit our beautiful gardens. Take time to visit 13 rooms in the Museum, 4 pavilions, working blacksmith, police cell and laundry. Live music, sausage sizzle, Devonshire tea and plants for sale. Gift shop is open and stocked with unique craft. Enjoy wandering and exploring this unique historical site.

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Spring in the Garden

Special event

Sunday 17th September 2017, 1-4pm

Butterflies, bees, flowers, fragrance - come and enjoy! Spring is in the air, a lovely time of the year to visit our beautiful gardens. Take time to visit 13 rooms in the Museum, 4 pavilions, working blacksmith, police cell and laundry. Live music, sausage sizzle, Devonshire tea and plants for sale. Gift shop is stocked with unique craft. Enjoy wandering and exploring this unique historical site.

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All Bottled Up

Special event

Sunday 20 August 2017, 1 - 4 pm

Come along and enjoy a fun afternoon with our classy glass displays. Adelaide Historical Bottle Club members will display their collections.  From soft drink to beer bottles, chemist lines and unusual jars, share the passion for this unique hobby.

Enjoy the afternoon as you visit 13 rooms in the Museum, 4 pavilions, blacksmith shed, police cell and laundry.

Surrounded in a beautiful garden setting take time to wander and explore.

Afternoon tea is available.

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Time Travel Back to 1917

Special event

Wed 12 July to Sun 16 July, 2017; 10 am - 2 pm

Enter a tardis like no other ...  Step into our time machine and be transported back 100 years to experience the life of an Australian family in 1917. Visitors will receive a time-travel 'pastport' giving them access to all rooms in the Museum. Come dressed in old fashioned clothes (if possible) to add to the fun. There will be hands-on activities in each room and do not forget to stamp your 'pastport'.

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Miniature Magic

Special event

18 June 2017, 1-4 pm

Be charmed as you explore the Museum building full of room settings in miniature.  Be amazed at their precise detail.  Hear enthusiasts talk of their small obsessions.  Visit the outdoor displays in 4 pavilions, the working blacksmith, police cell and laundry.  Devonshire tea is available and our Gift Shop is stocked with unique craft.

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Miniature Magic

Special event

Sun 18 June 2017

Be charmed by room settings in miniature and amazed by their precise detail. Hear enthusiasts talk of their small obsessions.

Enjoy the afternoon as you visit 13 rooms in the Museum, 4 pavilions, blacksmith shed, police cell and laundry. Surrounded in a beautiful garden setting, take time to wander, explore and be entertained. Devonshire tea is available and our Gift Shop is a delight with unique craft.

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Chocolate Coated History

Special event

Wed 17 to Sun 21 May, 2017; 10 am - 2 pm daily

A chocolate adventure like no other!

This display is a must see, every room depicting all things chocolate. See the historical timeline, weird and wonderful facts and enjoy many fun activities. Excite the senses of sight, sound, touch, smell and - especially - taste! Enjoy the 'chocolate bar' buffet. Gift shop is stocked with unique craft.

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Anzac Bites

Special event
Bookings are required for groups

Sunday 23 April 2017, 1-4pm

We honour our ANZACS and acknowledge local involvement through diverse displays. Be involved in our Anzac biscuit bake-off, details on website 

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Strawberry Fair

Special event

19th March, 2017, 1-4pm

Explore the Museum, outdoor displays and grounds, be tempted with a delicious bowl of strawberries, Devonshire Tea and yummy strawberry delights. Browse vintage wares for sale, visit the ‘all things strawberry’ table, play old time games, smash the strawberry piñata, enjoy an ice-cream and visit the Gift Shop.

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