We welcome school group visits as we can demonstrate an important part of Adelaide’s transport history.
Our guided tour offers a commentary describing changing living conditions, pace of life, travel patterns and community attitudes
reflected in the 130 years of tramway operation in Adelaide.
How much time do we need?
We recommend 2 hours for a visit to allow for introduction, tram ride,
tour of displays, toilet break, recess break.
How much will it cost?
$7.00 per student, teachers/supervisors free.
Minimum charge $150.00 (equivalent of 25 children).
How many children
We can accommodate up to 60 people in a tramcar.
We like to work with groups of about 10 children. It would be useful for you to have these groups planned before your arrival.
When can we
Any week days during school term. Suitable arrival times are 10.00am or 1.30pm, but times can be negotiated.
Vacation Care groups can come any week-day of school holidays, but we prefer Wednesday mornings.
What about safety?
Good supervision is necessary on your part as children may be riding on open-sided trams.
We urge you to prepare children for their visit in terms of safety, behaviour and listening carefully to their
We ask that children walk (not run) on our site.
How can we book?
Complete the Charter Booking Form available on this page and email it to the museum at firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone the Museum on 08 8280 8188 (as volunteers we may not always be there, but you can leave a message).
or post to Tramway Museum, St Kilda, S.A. PO Box 213 SALISBURY
A month’s notice is needed for us to accept a booking.
We can provide a speaker to your group or club to whet your appetite for the Museum visit.