Exterior view of the MOD. building

MOD.

Take a walk or jump on the tram down North Terrace and you'll find yourself at MOD. by the University of South Australia — a futuristic museum of discovery, a place to be and be inspired.

While the primary purpose of MOD. is to engage young people in science, technology and design, its doors are open to all and everyone is welcome – young and old.

MOD. is Australia's boldest, and South Australia's only, interactive public science and creativity space. It's a free science experience that brings the general public, researchers, students and industry together to interact, learn and be inspired.

Art and science collide over two levels, offering seven purpose-built gallery areas, a cafe, shop and lecture theatre. It sits on the first two floors of the University of South Australia's new Health Innovation Building on North Terrace and features a room-sized display that shows planetary data on a sphere surrounded by touchscreens.

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The first street statue erected in the city on North Terrace is actually a copy of a famous neoclassical work. Based on Italian sculptor Antonio Canova’s ‘Venus’, it was chiselled from Carrara marble by Fraser & Draysey, and presented by Mr W A Horn to Mayor F W Bullock on 3 September 1892.

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Parliament House is open to the public and gives visitors the chance to explore one of the city's most impressive buildings while learning about the political past, present and future of the region and Australia.

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Thanks to a change in South Australia's liquor licensing laws several years ago, Peel Street has gone from an empty laneway serving as nothing more than a thoroughfare between busy Hindley and Currie Street, to a street that comes alive at night, packed with diners and drinkers.

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