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Visit these Adelaide attractions, whether you’re a tourist in for the weekend or a native looking to explore

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Want to get a sense of the city? Discover fun Adelaide attractions, including local landmarks, notable parks and historic sites, curated by the Time Out community.

The best Adelaide attractions

West Beach Adventure

West Beach Adventure

Play tennis in the sky, ride a BMX bike mid-air, or sit at a sky-high picnic table as part of this unique aerial obstacle course

Henschke

Henschke

Plant your wine-tasting flag atop Henschke’s Hill of Grace

Glenelg Beach

Glenelg Beach

Just because something is known by all doesn't always mean it should be overlooked. Adelaide's most famous beach, Glenelg manages to nail being both a...

Adelaide Zoo

Adelaide Zoo

One of Adelaide's favourite family attractions, the Zoo is home to Australia's only giant pandas – Fu Ni and Wang Wang – which, let's face it, is...

Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island

Known as a zoo without fences, Kangaroo Island is a wildlife and nature reserve that we reckon everyone deserves the chance to see. With thousands of diverse...

Seppeltsfield

Seppeltsfield

Photogenic Seppeltsfield showcases Barossa history and new-century substance

Château Tanunda

Château Tanunda

Yes, it’s a château – once the second-largest building in South Australia

Almonta Beach

Almonta Beach

Tucked away in the rather terrifyingly named Coffin Bay National Park, Almonta is one of those spectacular, life-altering beaches that'll stay with you for a...

St Hugo Wines

St Hugo Wines

Good enough for Daniel Ricciardo? Good enough for us mere mortals, too

Yalumba

Yalumba

Australia's oldest family-owned winery is still going strong

Maggie's Farm Shop

Maggie's Farm Shop

Famous SA identity Maggie Beer has a restaurant, a farm shop and accommodation on her picturesque farm in the Barossa Valley

Carrickalinga Beach

Carrickalinga Beach

With a name this fun to say, you know you're in for a good time. Carrickalinga is a lesser-known beachy gem on South Australia's coast that is about one...

Hentley Farm

Hentley Farm

Come for the cellar door, stay for the restaurant

Maslin Beach

Maslin Beach

Fun fact of the day: Maslin Beach – an official nude beach (just one hour from Adelaide in South Australia), was the nation's first-ever official...

Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island

Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island

If you're looking for maximum-level Australia, here it is. This remote South Australian bit of coast took out Tourism Australia's award for best beach in...

Want more? Find museums in Adelaide

MOD.

MOD.

This futuristic museum at the University of South Australia sits at the intersection of art and science. MOD.’s exhibitions are designed with 15 to 25...

Migration Museum

Migration Museum

Adelaide’s Migration Museum was the first museum of its kind to be established in Australia. Built in 1986, the museum is a place to explore the many...

South Australian Museum

South Australian Museum

This natural history museum is one of the state's leading cultural institutions, with more than four million specimens of flora, fauna,...

Ayers House Museum

Ayers House Museum

Named after its original owner Sir Henry Ayers, a 19th-century politician, financier and premier of South Australia, this stunning house is famous...