The History Festival blog takes you behind the scenes as we plan the event.
The History Trust and SA Power Network’s Magical Bus Tour is always a festival highlight. This year’s tour began bright and early at the Sir Thomas Playford ETSA Museum for a bacon and egg breakfast. Read more about Magical History Tour >
Friday 18 May marks International Museum Day for 2018. Did you know there are around 200 museums and special collections across South Australia? An incredible 47 of these museums have produced events for the History Festival in 2018. Read more about Happy International Museums Day! >
During the 2018 History Festival, the spotlight is being shone on the past, present and future of LGBTIQ stories in South Australia. Read more about Rainbow History – An interview with Dr Nikki Sullivan and Craig Middleton >
Tasting Australia has officially wrapped for 2018 but never fear, the South Australian History Festival has a plethora of foodie experiences to wet your appetite. Read more about Food, Glorious Food! >
Over the weekend I had the opportunity to sit down with a hot cuppa and read the 2018 History Festival program cover to cover while listening to the rain – true romance for a history geek like myself. Read more about Magic, Mystery and Murals >