5 Sights in The City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters, Australia (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in The City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters, Australia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in The City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters, Australia.

List of cities in Australia Sightseeing Tours in The City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters

1. Park 4

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Park 4 Michael Coghlan from Adelaide, Australia / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Adelaide Park Lands are the figure-eight of land spanning both banks of the River Torrens between Hackney and Thebarton and separating the City of Adelaide area from the surrounding suburbia of greater metropolitan Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia. They were laid out by Colonel William Light in his design for the city, and originally consisted of 2,300 acres (930 ha) "exclusive of 32 acres (13 ha) for a public cemetery". One copy of Light's plan shows areas for a cemetery and a Post and Telegraph Store on West Tce, a small Government Domain and Barracks on the central part of North Tce, a hospital on East Tce, a Botanical Garden on the River Torrens west of North Adelaide, and a school and a storehouse south-west of North Adelaide.

Wikipedia: Adelaide Park Lands#Park 4 (EN)

2. St Peter’s Cathedral

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St Peter’s Cathedral Amanda Slater / CC BY-SA 2.0

St Peter's Cathedral is an Anglican cathedral in the South Australian capital of Adelaide. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Adelaide and Metropolitan of the Province of South Australia. The cathedral, a significant Adelaide landmark, is situated on approximately 1 acre (0.40 ha) of land at the corner of Pennington Terrace and King William Road in the suburb of North Adelaide.

Wikipedia: St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide (EN)

3. Christ Church

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Christ Church Unknown authorUnknown author / Public domain

Christ Church, North Adelaide is an Anglican church on Acre 745 which lays between Jeffcott Street and 36-40 Palmer Place, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. The foundation stone was laid on 1 June 1848 by Augustus Short, the first Bishop of Adelaide; and the church was consecrated in 1849. Christ Church was the pro-cathedral until 1877 when St Peter's Cathedral opened.

Wikipedia: Christ Church, North Adelaide (EN)

4. Botanic Park

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Botanic Park, part of Park 11, is a 34 hectare park in the Northeast Parklands of the South Australian capital of Adelaide. The park is bordered by Hackney Road and Frome Road. The University of South Australia, University of Adelaide, and the old Royal Adelaide Hospital are next to this park. The park also abuts the Adelaide Zoo and River Torrens.

Wikipedia: Botanic Park, Adelaide (EN)

5. Adelaide Botanic Gardens

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The Adelaide Botanic Garden is a 51-hectare (130-acre) public garden at the north-east corner of the Adelaide city centre, in the Adelaide Park Lands. It encompasses a fenced garden on North Terrace and behind it the Botanic Park. Work was begun on the site in 1855, with its official opening to the public on 4 October 1857.

Wikipedia: Adelaide Botanic Garden (EN)

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