Tourist attractions in and around Port Adelaide

For general visitor information for the Adelaide region, please visit the Adelaide Tourist Information Centre website.

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Port Adelaide, officially established in 1840, is the historic maritime heart of South Australia and home to some of the finest historic buildings in the State.

The Port Adelaide area boasts the following attractions which you can combine with a visit to the National Railway Museum:

Port Adelaide Visitor Centre

The lighthouse at Port Adelaide


Just a few minutes drive from the Museum, Semaphore is one of Adelaide's most popular beach side suburbs, featuring the following attractions:

Looking back towards Semaphore Rd from the jetty