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Address: Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 2 9250 7111
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Follow our friendly guide on an incredible tour of Sydney Opera House...

Follow our friendly guide on an incredible tour of Sydney Opera House -exploring the World Heritage-listed masterpiece home to 1000 rooms, 300 corridors and hundreds of tales and secrets. Step inside the inspired venues where more than 1600 performances come to life each year and walk in the footsteps of stars like John Cleese, Pavarotti and The Cure. With audio visual aids you will be taken back in time to when the first concrete ribs were laid down at Bennelong Point and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon's ambitious vision for a world class performing arts came into existence. You can't experience Sydney Opera House without taking this tour! Tours run daily from 9am - 5pm. Available in English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French, Spanish and German.

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Iconic setting in Sydney. Try and see an Opera here if staying. Pre order interval drinks before show. Get out onto balcony overlooking harbour at interval. Amazing views.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Iconic setting in Sydney. Try and see an Opera here if staying. Pre order interval drinks before show. Get out onto balcony overlooking harbour at interval. Amazing views.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was looking forward to see this building. It turned out to be a disappointment. The building is so old and not well maintained at all. The architecture is not as impressive. You can only see a beautiful building facade from one angle only. The rest of the angles will show you random arcs and lines.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What kinds I say this is the must see attraction in Sydney. The icon of Australia, and wonders of the world. So there is really nothing much to say other than it being a great destination for the holiday family if you're in town. Plenty to see and do, and you can even have a fun time attending the shows.

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I definitely recommend doing the Sydney Opera House tour, it is definitely worth it. I did the tour twice, 10 years apart. Our tour guide was very entertaining and informative. She showed us all the different parts of the Opera House, which is really quite fascinating.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Sydney Opera House is a must stop on any tour of Sydney. The completion of the Opera House transformed Sydney into a leading international city. Not only is it uniquely constructed, it is also creatively situated in Sydney Harbor analogous to what the Statue of Liberty is to New York City.

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The Opera house is stunning on the outside but blah on the inside. Went to see the Travian a. Don't get seats under the balcony. It was boiling hot and since we do not understand Italian, we were trying to read the translations at the same time. under the balcony, you may be sitting a few feet from the running... More 

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You've seen the pictures. The Sydney Opera building is the iconic face of Sydney, Australia. And perhaps it's made your bucket list, as it did mine. So, if you're in Sydney, stop by to visit. Go to a concert if you can. Appreciate the outstanding acoustics. But. ... this is a bit more hype than substance. Yes, it's a noteworthy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I decided not to purchase our tickets in advance. When we arrived at the ticket office at about 9:30 in the morning, tickets were available for the 9:30 tour. We actually waited for the 9:45 tour, which was great. There were only six people in our tour group in addition to us. Our guide gave us headphones... More 

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Because of a mechanical failure on my overseas flight, I found myself with an unexpected extra night in Sydney, and invested it in a play at the Opera House. What a treat! I saw Shakespeare's Richard 3, updated to costumes reminiscent of the Great Gatsby era, with a female lead. My seat, one of a handful remaining, was first row... More 

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You haven't been to Sydney if you haven't visited the Sydney Opera House. What an amazing structure wth incredible views. Walk along the rocks and have lunch at one of the great cafes along the boardwalk - the best Fish and Chips ever!

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