Folks on the hill historic trail

Last updated 23 Feb, 2023

Suitable for walking

Allow 1.5 hours

North Adelaide

Hard copies of this trail are available from the North Adelaide Community Centre, 176 Tynte Street, Monday - Friday or the Adelaide Visitor Information Centre, 25 Pirie Street, Monday - Friday.

What to expect

North Adelaide is a beautiful treasure trove of historic, cultural and architectural significance. This trail features Montefiore Hill, Brougham Place and Palmer Place, which are well known for their large mansions including Christ Church and Bishop’s Court which date from the early 1850s. Be sure to keep an eye out for the blue plaques which mark many heritage buildings.

More path information

More path information

Difficulty levelEasy
Length1.8 km on sealed footpath
Walking surfacesBitumen, pavement
Mobility suitabilitySuitable for walking
Suits some prams
Suitable for bikes
DogsSuitable for dog walking
Path widthSome narrow paved points
Possible hazardsUneven surfaces
AmenitiesPublic seating