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North Terrace

Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8207 7250
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This mile-long avenue has a number of historical buildings, including an 1838 church, the colonial-era Ayers House and the Adelaide Casino in a restored 1920s railway station.
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Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8207 7250
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Reviewed 1 week ago

North Terrace is a good street to wander down and visit the galleries and museum or library. Since it has been renovated it compares with most cities (but smaller) and you can cover the area quite comfortably without having to travel miles to see the...More

Thank SomerET
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Adelaide gets my vote for the most outstanding town planning in the world! North Terrace has wide, flat footpaths so you can amble along at your own pace visiting the art gallery, museums and botanical gardens within easy walking distance (just for starters).The free city...More

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just walked to North Terrace without knowing what to expect, and delighted to find an array of interesting architecture and buildings being used rather than just preserved. A real gem on the fringe of a CBD that allow us to take a fresh breath and...More

Thank chrisrK3632MF
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Adelaide is divided among four 'terraces', as designed by the 19th century military surveyor, Col. Light. The north terrace is the location of many cultural and educational institutions, such as the University of Adelaide, the Botanic Gardens, and the Migration Museum. I spent most of...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We spent some time strolling in this area and admiring the the Parliment buildings and landscaping in this upscale area.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 14 May 2017

North Terrace is where I was lucky enough to be staying.It is the area which has some unique accommodation names,the Casino,tram stop,MOES which is a 24 hr place to go for anything and everything,frozen.fresh hot,cold food,drinks to toothpaste.Parliament,art and Uni.

Thank thecubhole
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Staying at the Intercontinental Hotel gave us terrific access to the various attractions along North Terrace: Starting east from the hotel, it was a entertaining stroll past the Casino, Railway Station, Parliament Building, art galleries, museums, numerous statues and gardens. Lots of people walking along,...More

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 19 April 2017

In Adelaide for the first time for the Versus Rodin exhibition at the Gallery of South Australia, we walked along North Terrace before and after our gallery visit Wide footpaths, clean and tidy and magnificent buildings. Lots to make one stop and look, from the...More

Thank Seymour J
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Strolling along the North Terrace (which binds the top end of the CBD) is always a pleasurable exercise. It has many attractions which include the Parliament Bldg., Casino+ Railway Station and the Convention Centre. Along the way, do pause and admire the many statues and...More

Thank Sarosh D
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Really enjoyed my visit here . There was a lot to see and it was easy to walk. Many nice buildings and restaurants, hotels etc

Thank andiec704
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