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The Centre of Democracy is located in the Institute Building, corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue.


Free admission

Open to the public:

Monday to Friday 10.00am – 5.00pm

Saturday and Sunday 12.00pm – 5.00pm

(closed public holidays)

If you are planning to visit with a school group, please book your self-guided tour with us to avoid any overlap with other schools. Visit our Learn page for more information about self-guided visits. 


We’re still keeping COVIDSafe with: 
• 1 person per 4 square metres
• ongoing regular cleaning
• sanitation stations for visitors
• physical distancing guidelines
• contact tracing for all visitors.

You can keep COVIDSafe by:
• Always practice good hygiene and physical distancing
• Use a mask when physical distancing can’t be maintained
• Stay at home unless you need to travel
• Jump online to explore our museums, collections and programs!



Our fellow History Trust of South Australia colleagues at the Migration Museum, National Motor Museum and the South Australian Maritime Museum are also welcoming visitors.