Adelaide - a National Heritage icon

Adelaide - a National Heritage icon

Learn about the significance of the Adelaide City Layout and Park Lands and why it is listed on the National Heritage list.

Draft Heritage Strategy and Action ...

Draft Heritage Strategy and Action Plan 2020-35

Consultation on the draft Heritage Strategy and Action Plan 2020-35 is open now. Have your say.

Heritage Incentives Scheme

Heritage Incentives Scheme

The City of Adelaide's Heritage Incentives Scheme helps to conserve the city's unique heritage and character. Learn more about funding criteria, and how to apply.

Heritage listings explained

Heritage listings explained

The acknowledgement of history and heritage is important. This page explains the different types of heritage listings within the City of Adelaide and South Australia.

Heritage Places of Adelaide

Heritage Places of Adelaide

The Heritage Places of Adelaide database is online resource for sharing listing information, stories and photographs of our city's heritage-listed places.

Heritage plaques

Heritage plaques

Blue enamel, oval shaped plaques can be seen on many old buildings throughout Adelaide and North Adelaide. Discover how to obtain one for your heritage-listed building.

Heritage resources

Heritage resources

If you need information about the conservation of, or just have an interest in, the heritage of Adelaide, the following resources should be of great use to you.

Heritage success stories

Heritage success stories

The City is rich in historic character, and the built landscape has continually changed over time. View some of the heritage related success stories here.

Historic trails

Historic trails

Explore the city's past with a self-guided trail and get to know Adelaide's rich history. Go at your own pace and discover the city's gems along the way.

History Festival

History Festival

The City of Adelaide is proudly a major sponsor of South Australia’s History Festival. Learn more about the Festival and our events.

Photography exhibition - Bringing A...

Photography exhibition - Bringing Adelaide’s history to colour

To celebrate 30 years of the Heritage Incentives Scheme, a series of historic photographs have been colourised, offering a new and exciting way to view our past.