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Adelaide Oval Stadium Tours take you behind-the-scenes where you’ll discover hidden secrets and relive celebrated moments. Expert ambassadors share captivating tales of the history of the venue, the sporting greats who have competed here, and the Oval’s iconic status in SA.

You’ll run onto Adelaide Oval to the roar of a 50,000-strong crowd, climb the stairs to the 100-year-old heritage-listed scoreboard and gain an insight into match-day preparations inside the players’ change-rooms – all of these experiences and more are included on a Stadium Tour.

Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly activity these school holidays or simply want to explore an iconic part of South Australian history, an Adelaide Oval Stadium Tour is the perfect experience for you!

Adelaide Oval Stadium Tour

Step behind closed doors and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of the Oval’s iconic heritage. Venture through restricted areas and experience the thunderous applause of the crowd in the interactive player’s race. Dive into living history as you explore the legendary scoreboard, witness the echoes of world-renowned bands, and uncover the secrets of this revered venue. Led by our passionate volunteer guides, each tour promises a unique and enthralling experience, with captivating tales that will leave you spellbound.

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Kids Trail at Adelaide Oval

Gather the family for an unforgettable Adelaide Oval kids adventure, led by a knowledgeable Ambassador who shares intriguing tales from the stadium’s past and exciting facts from the present.

Pause for interactive activities that spark curiosity and let the kids step into the shoes of sporting legends. Explore the behind-the-scenes realms of cricket and football with guaranteed laughter, learning, and cherished memories as you navigate the legendary Adelaide Oval together.

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Cricket Tours

Experience an Adelaide Oval Cricket Tour, where history comes alive amidst breathtaking scenery. Delve behind the scenes of this iconic ground, where icons like Bradman, Tendulkar, Hobbs, and Hadlee etched their names in history. Sit in awe in the cricket viewing room and walk in the footsteps of international and domestic stars as you explore the changerooms. Led by our passionate volunteers, immerse yourself in captivating stories, from the infamous Bodyline series to the enduring legacy of Adelaide Oval in the world of cricket.

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Adelaide Oval Legends Tour

A tailored private journey uncovering the celebrated legends who made Adelaide Oval the icon it is today.

What you can expect:

  • Curated tour of the Bradman Collection and explore the notorious Bodyline Series
  • Walk the hallowed turf of Adelaide Oval where countless legends have secured their place in sporting history as the Senior Grounds staff deliver a private pitch tutorial
  • Take your place amongst the greats – build your very own name plate and display it on the famous century old Scoreboard.

Price: $290.00 per person (minimum two pax)
Includes: Printed photo of guest in front of displayed nameplate, Adelaide Oval premium souvenir, curated tour of key museum collections, behind the scenes access to player’s spaces, private pitch tutorial with Senior Grounds staff, preparation of surname inside Heritage-Listed Scoreboard.
Bookings: Only available Monday – Friday excluding event days and depending on stadium operations.

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Gifts for the hard to buy for!

Stadium Tour Gift Card
A gift card for your colleague, friend, loved one or even the whole family! Give them the opportunity to experience areas of Adelaide Oval usually only accessible to sporting legends and superstars.

They’ll go inside the historic scoreboard, explore the visitor changerooms and run out of the players race in this interactive tour led by one of our Adelaide Oval Ambassadors.

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Group Tours

Bespoke tours are a fantastic way to experience Adelaide Oval with friends, family or colleagues. Private tours can be arranged by appointment for groups ranging from 10 to 150+ guests and can be tailored to suit specific interests or requirements.

Complete the group booking enquiry form and a member of our team will be in contact.

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Adelaide Oval Ambassadors

Do you have great communication skills and can spare three hours per week on a weekend or after hours to volunteer?

Get involved with Adelaide Oval and become an Adelaide Oval Ambassador – register your interest and we will contact you ahead of our next intake. We officially recruit two-three times per year and are always looking for passionate people to join our wonderful team!

Adelaide Oval Ambassadors are essential to ensuring this iconic, world class stadium can be experienced and enjoyed by visitors from near and far throughout the year.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Standard tours operate daily at 11am and 2pm. Prices start at $17.

Adelaide Oval Football Members and South Australian Cricket Association Members are admitted to standard tours free of charge on presentation of their membership card. Bookings are required.

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Bookings are recommended to avoid disappointment. Please visit the Adelaide Oval Stadium Tours page to make a booking.

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Adelaide Oval Tours are guided walking tours which cover up to 2.5km on foot and may include the use of steps, stairs, escalators and elevators. All areas on the tour, with the exception of the heritage listed scoreboard, are accessible by wheelchair and walking aids.

For discuss your requirements and how we can best look after you while on our Tours, please contact our Tour and Visitor Experience Coordinator on 08 8211 1198.

Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes suitable for walking long distances. In the cooler months be sure to dress warm and bring a jacket. You can bring a water bottle, we also have water fountains located around the stadium.

Our Stadium Concierge team have a limited number of umbrellas for public use, if required. Stiletto heels are not permitted inside the heritage listed scoreboard.