Research projects

The National Motor Museum undertakes work on a range of short and long term research projects. The focus of projects will change depending on preparation for exhibitions, collections investigation, significant anniversaries, and other Museum programs. You can read about some of the National Motor Museum’s current projects below.

South Australian Car Manufacturing History

Held in May each year, About Time is the annual History Festival of South Australia. Read more about South Australian Car Manufacturing History >

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History of the Birdwood Mill

In the 1850s the three-storey Randell Mill was built in the town of Blumberg (now Birdwood) and the adjoining four-storey Peerless Roller Mill was built in 1888, producing premium quality superfine flour. Read more about History of the Birdwood Mill >

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