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Science in the House: Open House at the Architecture Museum

Historically, science has played an important part in the design of homes. Come in for a behind the scenes lunchtime open house in the University of South Australia’s Architecture Museum examining architectural drawings and archives to uncover some of the mysteries of our homes.

When: Tuesday, August 13 2019. 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Where: Architecture Museum, University of South Australia
Kaurna Building, Fenn Place, Adelaide, SA, 5000
Topic: Archaeology and antiquity, Environment and nature
Cost: Free
Other: Wheelchair access

From hygienic surfaces and efficient kitchens to plumbing, ventilation and sun shading, science has played an important part in the development of our homes.

Take a brief journey back in time at the Architecture Museum at the University of South Australia to see how architects and engineers have used science to shape our domestic lives over the last two centuries.

The Architecture Museum will be open for a behind the scenes lunchtime viewing of architectural drawings, maps, photos, notebooks and ephemera so you can uncover some of the mysteries of our homes.

Contact details:

Julie Collins
Architecture Museum, University of SA
Email: julie.collins@unisa.edu.au
Phone: 08 8302 9235

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