Curatorial Advice

We have a very knowledgeable team of staff and volunteers happy to help out with your enquiries. However, while we are willing our numbers are limited and it can take some time to answer your enquiries. You may like to check our FAQ page first. If you would like to donate or loan an object to the Museum please see our Item Donations page. Some suggestions for other sources of specialist information and advice you might like to try are listed below.

Conserving historic objects

Artlab Australia is a South Australian government agency that provides conservation services for museums and private clients around the world. Please contact them to make an appointment with a specialised conservator. http://www.artlabaustralia.com.au/

Community Museums

The Community History Unit, part of History SA, provides advice and support for community museums in South Australia. Their website includes videos on practical aspects of caring for heritage collections. http://www.community.history.sa.gov.au 

Motoring Advice and Associations

The Australasian Motor Museums Association (AMMA) has been established to help promote the collection, preservation and promotion of motor vehicles and related memorabilia for public display, educational and research purposes. AMMA can provide information about upcoming exhibitions, events and locations of various motor museums across Australasia. http://www.australasianmotormuseums.com.au/

Still need help?

If these don’t answer your question, please fill out the following form and a Museum staff member will respond.