Adelaide Tours

Z Ward: Behind The Walls

Z Ward: Behind The Walls

Walk starting point:

Starting Location

Enter via 63 Conyngham Street, Glenside



Go behind the ‘Ha Ha Wall’ of the notorious Z Ward at the former Glenside Mental Hospital. For almost 90 years it was home to those classified as “criminally insane” on the overlapping edges of criminality and mental illness.  This guided tour explores the architecture and social history of this remarkable building

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Upcoming walk sessions:

Saturday, October 7th at 2:00pm  |  Book now

Sunday, October 22nd at 2:00pm  |  Book now

What you need to know about this tour:

Important: Enter via 63 Conyngham Street, Glenside (Beach Energy entrance)
Tour runs for approximately 90 minutes
Comfortable walking footwear is advised