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University of Sydney

University of Sydney, 2006, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
+61 2 9351 2222
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A walk at the University of Sydney

While we were walking on the campus of the University of Sydney, we met lots of students. However... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2018
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
The first university

Sydney is Australia's first university. The architecture of the original buildings is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Dimitris L
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Sydney, Australia
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"harry potter"
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"lovely park"
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

While we were walking on the campus of the University of Sydney, we met lots of students. However, there should be more of them. I found out that students have 6 weeks off from December to mid January. I still enjoyed my walk. There were...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Sydney is Australia's first university. The architecture of the original buildings is beautiful, however, as it has expanded over time, newer buildings have changed its appearance somewhat. It was built in the mid-19th century, so its Australia's oldest tertiary institution. It's one of the world's...More

Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We are very lucky we are staying in a house sit probably no more 200 metres away. We regularly walk the dog through the grounds and we have walked through the grounds whilst walking into sydney.. The main building is absolutely fabulous. Whilst I don't...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

I find the information in Tripadvisor and go there with my friend. It's really amazing university I've been. The architecture are very great, history combline with modern. Must go in Sydney.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I decided to do a masters degree after many years since I have done my MBA. I am very impressed with the whole experience with the University of Sydney. Since the enquiries about the course up to the extra workshops to help you succeed in...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Came here to explore the long heard Harry Potter building. The university is open to public hence expect to see tourists all around. Some great spots for pictures too.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I've been there with my friend, very nice place in SYD. It's in the city can walk from central station.

Thank Mont A
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

It is not everyday that you see such architecture with a long history. It gives a little of Harry Potter. Nice green grass, great place to chill out

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

It is a easy walk from Sydney to the University of Sidney. Beautiful campus with impressive English architecture. There are so many lovely old buildings. Some of the most amazing sandstone buildings you might think for a moment you were in historical England. With friends,...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

There is so much going on all over the place there maybe historical buildings though did the planner care about a flow in design or getting around??

Thank Joel745
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khimms
20 December 2017|
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Response from Mike_Amornsin | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sure the university is public open even on weekend. However, this is universiy so we just respect.
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Julie S
27 January 2017|
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Response from AFAK25 | Reviewed this property |
The Main Quad is open for public at no charge. Nicholson Museum is open for public too but other halls e.g. the Great Hall AFAIK is only open during certain events like graduation ceremonies. You have plenty of options to... More
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Response from AFAK25 | Reviewed this property |
By default anybody who visits the University of Sydney would actually go to the Main Quad and I assume you this is your actual destination. The Main Quad building is open to public during the day including weekends. However... More
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