Galleries & Museums

Port Pirie is known for its culture. An A Class art gallery, three museums and an impressive theatre are among the must-see cultural experiences.

Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery hosts a continually changing exhibitions program highlighting the talents of local and regional artists while showcasing state and national touring exhibitions.
3 Mary Elie Street, Port Pirie
Phone 08 8633 0681
 
Port Pirie National Trust Museum is a Victorian pavilion style building preserved by National Trust and features amazing displays of rail, shipping, smelting and local history.
Main Road, Port Pirie
Phone 08 8632 3435
 
Port Pirie RSL Military Museum has dynamic displays of military history, focusing on the contributions of local and regional service personnel. The displays are continually changing although there are permanent features including the beautiful Wall of Memory.
The Terrace, Port Pirie
Phone 08 8633 1448
 
There is also a small display at the Port Pirie Aerodrome, which was once a wartime base. The Aerodrome still operates today and its small museum pays tribute to the service personnel who trained in Port Pirie.
Phone 0407 602 077 or phone the Port Pirie Regional Tourism & Arts Centre on 08 8633 8700 for access
 
The Northern Festival Centre is a muti-functional facility with great history in Port Pirie. Home to a theatre named after the famous Port Pirie born actor Keith Michell, this venue also screens films, presents live performances from local and touring acts, hosts events and conferences and so much more.
106 Gertrude Street, Port Pirie
Phone 08 8633 8500
 
 
Council Address
115 Ellen Street
PO Box 45
Port Pirie SA 5540
Contact Us
Tel: 08 8633 9777
Fax: 08 8632 5801
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday
9.00am - 5.00pm