Today, the museum building with a huge whale skeleton in the window is one of the business cards of Adelaide.

On the sixth floor of the museum, located on the north terrace, exposition, involving a variety of hand history. For example, the museum has a huge - more than three thousand pieces! - A collection of artifacts from Papua New Guinea and Oceania. Famous museum and a huge number of works by artists, indigenous people of Australia and the Pacific Basin. But, strangely enough, one of the most popular among the visitors of places - a room devoted to the ancient Egyptian culture.

There is a museum and an exhibition introducing the local fauna, including the extinct animals of Australia, such as the Tasmanian tiger. Here you can also see a gallery of minerals, meteorites, various fossils, and learn about the history of fossil fuels.

In the world of the South Australian Museum is not only famous for its outstanding collection of exhibits, collected by more than 150 years, but also for its advanced research. Entrance to the museum is free.

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