Tours are now been conducted inside the ship

These are run daily at 10am, 12 noon and 2pm. Cost is $20 per person or $30 a family.

NO tours will be held on days of extreme heat

Each tour includes the history of the vessel, external examination of major features and access to the mid deck viewing internal highlights.

Each tour lasts approximately 45 minutes and appropriate footwear is required (no thongs, high heels or sandals without heel straps). For safety reasons all tours are at the discretion of the guide. Special group tours at other times can be arranged.


First internal tour of the vessel

City of Adelaide Clipper Ship

  • Constructed 1864 to carry passengers to Adelaide South Australia
  • 23 return voyages
  • One of only 2 surviving composite clipper ships
  • Pinnacle of sailing ship design
  • Most important existing historic ship in Australia
  • Returned to Adelaide in February 2014