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Heritage Places of Adelaide

Robert Burns Monument


North Terrace ADELAIDE


State Heritage Place

The monument is significant as the work of the accomplished architectural sculptor William Maxwell, and the first significant sculpture to be crafted in Adelaide by a South Australian artist. It is of importance as a manifestation of the influence of the Scottish heritage of South Australia.

Listing Information

  • Date of Listing: 8 March 2013
  • Heritage Listing Criteria:

    Criteria A: it demonstrates important aspects of the evolution or pattern of the State's history;

    Criteria E: it demonstrates a high degree of creative, aesthetic or technical accomplishment or is an outstanding representative of particular construction techniques or design characteristics;

    Criteria F: it has strong cultural or spiritual associations for the community or a group within it;

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