University of Adelaide Art & Heritage Collections

The University of Adelaide has eighteen identified art, heritage and teaching collections, totalling approximately 500,000 objects. These collections enhance the University’s environment, support and enrich teaching and research programs, and provide a resource to students, staff and the broader community.


Civil Engineering Collection

Gift Collection

Gilbert Jessop memorabilia

Geography Collection

Heritage Furniture

Law Case Notes and Reports (1729-1748)

Law Professorial Deans

Museum of Classical Archaeology

Physics Museum

Scientific Apparatus

Tate Museum

Urrbrae House and Waite Scientific Collection

Visual Art

Waite Arboretum

Waite Arboretum & Gardens Outdoor Art Collection

Waite Insect & Nematode Collection

War Memorial Collection