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Adelaide Tramway Museum

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Address: St Kilda Road | St Kilda, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Phone Number: 08 8280 8188
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A tram lover's paradise

Okay, maybe trams aren't everybody's cup of tea, but this place is still really cool. Yeah, it may have some strange opening hours (Sundays and Public Holidays 12:00 to 5:00) and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2015
MrDavetheSarks
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Okay, maybe trams aren't everybody's cup of tea, but this place is still really cool. Yeah, it may have some strange opening hours (Sundays and Public Holidays 12:00 to 5:00) and it is not the easiest place to get to if you don't have a car, but it is still really cool. They have a heap of old (and one... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The address for this leads you to a bus stop next to a detention centre and an empty car park. The attraction is actually 40 minutes away IN ST.KILDA. was nice way to spend 20 minutes walking around looking for it though.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

A bit neglected (huge spiderwebs on the trolley buses!), but with quite interesting collection and informative displays. A must for families, there's a nice ride included to the kids playground :)

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

This place is awesome fun for kids and adults alike. Make sure to take the short ride on the train and catch 'Thomas' during school holidays.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

Wonderful collection of old trams, one can access them. Many static displays, best of all actual tram rides included in admission cost, which is not expensive. Interesting area of St Kilda nearby. Not to be missed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

Interesting museum, with at least one example of each of Adelaide's historical tram models on display. Display boards provide information about the trams and Adelaide's former tram system. Tram rides were operating every 20 minutes on a short run to the St Kilda playground and return. Unlimited rides were included in entry price. 3 different tram models were operating the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

Take the kids to this location, they can have a great time on the playground after visiting the old modes of transport

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

The ride was enjoyable with a salt evaporation pan on one side and am adventure playground and mangrove boardwalk at the sea end

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

So much to see here, would go back again definatley worth a look

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