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Heritage resources

Our Local History collection is a compilation of resources reflecting the history of the Barossa region and includes a family history collection, oral history, original manuscripts, township history, Indigenous history, German and early settlement, wine heritage, community groups and historical local newspapers.

The collection can be accessed at the Nuriootpa library. We are increasing our digital collections with online access to historic photographs, oral histories and documents.

A range of history and heritage resources can be accessed through our libraries online.

Local heritage walks and places

Angaston blacksmith shop and museum19 Murray Street, Angaston
Angaston heritage walkAngaston
Barossa Goldfields TrailPara Wirra Recreation Park, Cockatoo Valley
Barossa Heritage TrailVarious
Barossa Museum47 Murray Street, Tanunda
Bethany town heritage walkBethany
Friedensberg Historic German School Museum49 Lablacks Road, Springton
Herbig Family TreeAngaston Road, Springton
1877 Hill & Son grand organ3 Basedow Road, Tanunda
Keyneton Heritage TrailKeyneton
Lavender Federation TrailSprington, Eden Valley, Moculta, Truro
Luhrs Cottage407 Light Pass Road, Light Pass
Mount Pleasant District History Room61 Melrose Street, Mount Pleasant
Old Union chapel23 Penrice Road, Angaston
Tanunda Kegel ClubBilyara Road, Tanunda
Tanunda town heritage walkTanunda
The Barossa TrailKalbeeba to Angaston
Whispering WallYettie Road, Williamstown

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