Torrens Island Quarantine Station Tours

Torrens Island Isolation Hospital Kitchen and Change Room (South Australian Maritime Museum)

This is your chance to breach quarantine. The Quarantine Station has stood in chilling isolation on Torrens Island since 1880, built to stop passengers bringing smallpox to Adelaide. Our tour will lead you through the decontamination area, isolation hospital and morgue. Closed toe shoes are compulsory for this tour.

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Event Details

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Venue information

  • Bookings required

Event type

Guided tour/Special event

Dates and times

Sun 5 & 19 May, 10am, 11.15am & 12.45pm (approx. 2 hrs)

Location

South Australian Maritime Museum, 126 Lipson St, Port Adelaide

Cost

Per Person: $30.00

Booking

Bookings essential

Contact

SA Maritime Museum
8207 6255
maritime [at] history.sa.gov.au

Accessibility information

Participants will need to be able to walk for a long period of time over uneven surfaces. Limited seating available on site. Travel to Quarantine Station is by bus.

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