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Hahndorf Academy

68 Main St, Hahndorf, South Australia 5245, Australia
+61 8 8388 7250
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The Hahndorf Academy is a place where creativity, contemporary culture and heritage meet. Based in a charming 150-year-old building, the Academy incorporates art galleries, retail shop, museum and art classes. ART GALLERIES Contemporary art, dazzling and different, is found in galleries at the Hahndorf Academy. A wide variety of exhibitions are held throughout the year, showcasing both prestigious and upcoming artists with a focus on local talent. SHOP The Academy Shop has artwork and gifts for sale all made by South Australian artists and makers. Choose from paintings and prints, photographs and cards, glassworks and ceramics, books and toys, vases and sculptures, handcrafted woollens, linens and distinctive jewellery. MUSEUM The Hahndorf Academy museum preserves and cherishes artefacts and irreplaceable collections that reflect the culture and lifestyle since the early Prussian migrants and settlers in 1839. WORKSHOPS & ART CLASSES Unleash your creative talents at the Hahndorf Academy with art classes and workshops. Try your hand at jewellery making, painting, weaving, knitting and more. We even have a yoga class! EVENTS The Hahndorf Academy events include a Winter Lantern Festival, a Christmas Market, Artist Markets throughout the year and pop-up art classes.
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68 Main St, Hahndorf, South Australia 5245, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My review is based on customer service after a visit. I went to Hahndorf Academy whilst staying with my son. I bought a pair or earrings as a gift which I could not find once I returned to the UK. I contacted Hahndorf Academy to...More

Thank elizabethlloyd1
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were privileged to be present when a wide variety of artworks were judged. Nibbles and drinks were served outside and the art was very interesting to see.

Thank Yvonne D
HahndorfAcademy, Manager at Hahndorf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for attending our exhibition opening and for your review. We are glad you found it interesting. Hope you visit again soon:)

Reviewed 15 July 2017

I went there 12 years ago and vaguely remembered this place. The staff were lovely and helpful and there was plenty to look at in the little museum and craft shop plus information about the area

Thank andiec704
HahndorfAcademy, Manager at Hahndorf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you for your review of the Hahndorf Academy, wow it's been a long time since we've had you visit. Hope you can come and see us again soon.

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I found this to be the most interesting place to visit in Hahndorf. The are good historical accounts of the settlement of the area aswell as displays of art and artifacts

Thank SydneyConcordian
HahndorfAcademy, Manager at Hahndorf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Hahndorf Academy and found our museum interesting. Thank you for your kind review, we hope you come and see us again soon.

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Greeted by a friendly person who kept the store open a bit longer for us. Lovely range of local hand made art/craft/stuff and priced reasonably for what it is (depending on artist, media, etc). Something for everyone. A lovely place to visit :)

Thank Anita S
HahndorfAcademy, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Hahndorf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you so much for visiting The Hahndorf Academy, we love meeting new visitors and we are very proud of our range of artwork and gifts. There are so many talented artists and makers in South Australia! We hope you visit again soon.

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

A must go place when you are in Adelaide! Only 25km away, one can even come by bus! Bright, colourful, shady, busy, welcoming...,, For me, it was particularly welcoming especially after a long drive from Robe- another must go town if you love history, a...More

Thank Mei Y
HahndorfAcademy, Sales Assistant at Hahndorf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Hahndorf, there certainly are plenty of things to see and do here and it is a beautiful place. We hope to see you at The Hahndorf Academy again.

Reviewed 20 January 2017

The academy acts as a museum showcasing the history of the Adelaide Hills. Lots of interesting facts, artifacts and displays. A lot of research and effort has gone into this and it is really interesting. The other part of the Academy was used as a...More

Thank mongoose111
HahndorfAcademy, Sales Assistant at Hahndorf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thanks for visiting the Hahndorf Academy, a lot of work has gone into the Museum and we are so pleased to here that you found it interesting. I hope you are enjoying your lovely jewellery :)

Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

A great stop to indulge the creative mind. Wonderful works of art for sale here. I particularly found myself drawn to the jewellery and the sculptures. Nestled next door is the information bureau which is a very handy excuse for some who may need one.

Thank Sallie V
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a great local outlet for artists in the area. The rotation of displays and items on sale means that we are frequent visitors. Often very well priced pieces on offer! The recent Christmas markets were a great idea, and am sure they...More

Thank Hippiepuppy
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Tucked behind the visitor center and a museum store is the interesting exhibit about the Prussian immigrants who wre the early residents of Hahndorf.

Thank Sonjee
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