Go behind the scenes at Adelaide Oval
Visit areas that are usually off-limits and learn about the heritage and significance of Adelaide Oval with a Stadium Tour. 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.
Imagine running onto Adelaide Oval to the roar of a 50,000-strong crowd, climbing the stairs to the 100-year-old heritage-listed scoreboard or gaining an insight into match-day preparations inside the players’ change-rooms – all of these experiences and many more are included on a Stadium Tour.
Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly activity these school holidays or simply want to explore a slice of South Australian history, an Adelaide Oval Stadium Tour is the perfect experience for you!
One present for the whole family
Stadium Tour Gift Card – Family Package
A gift card the whole family will love, giving 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.
The Family Package $60, includes 2x adults and 2x children
Adelaide Oval Legends Tour
A tailored private journey uncovering the celebrated legends who made Adelaide Oval the icon it is today.
Be guided through the life of cricket’s greatest batsman with a 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, and take in the haunting beauty of 50,000+ seats looking down on you as a Senior Groundsman delivers a private pitch tutorial. Take your place amongst the greats with an honour bestowed to few – build your very own name plate and display it on the famous century old Scoreboard.
Price: $290.00 per person (minimum 2 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 Groundsman, preparation of surname inside Heritage-Listed Scoreboard.
Bookings: Only available Monday – Friday excluding event days and depending on stadium operations. Request a booking here.
The Adelaide Oval Legends Tour is a private VIP exploration of Adelaide Oval like you’ve never seen before.
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Adelaide Oval Tours relaunched on July 9 in line with the stage 3 easing of restrictions by SA Health and the South Australian Government. We have taken extra measures to ensure the safety of our patrons, Ambassadors and staff including increased social distancing and hygiene measures along with safe health practices. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and act in accordance with the advice of the Government and SA Health.
During our start-up phase, Tours are available twice daily on Thursday, Friday and Saturday with 11am and 2pm departures. Private and group tours are available on request. Due to the current environment, we ask patrons to please book ahead of arrival to ensure you can be accommodated. Adelaide Oval remains closed to the general public during this time.
An unforgettable gift
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
Standard tours operate Monday to Friday at 10am, 11am and 2pm and Saturday and Sunday at 10am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm.
Pricing for tours is: Adults $25, Concession $20, Child (5-15years) $15 (valid until 1 April 2019).
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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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.
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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.