Ayers House Museum

Z-Ward: Behind the Walls

Z-Ward: Behind the Walls

Go behind the walls of the notorious Z Ward at the former Glenside Mental Hospital.  For almost 90 years it was home to those classified as “criminally insane” on the overlapping edges of criminality and mental illness.  This guided tour explores the architecture and social history of this remarkable building.

Tour Dates


Sunday 5 March

Saturday 25 March

Sessions start at 2pm


Z-Ward at Glenside Hospital
Enter from 63 Conyngham Street
Glenside 5065

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