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Address: Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 2 9250 7111
09:00 - 17:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

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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If you are in Sydney, then visiting the Sydney Opera House is a must see! Not only does it have a brilliant building structure, but inside is very amusing. Try to book in a... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you are in Sydney, then visiting the Sydney Opera House is a must see! Not only does it have a brilliant building structure, but inside is very amusing. Try to book in a concert or play as you will be amazed with the sounds inside the opera house.

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You can't miss it when you're in Sydney. Perfect place to take selfies in front of the Opera House and when you're finished, just relax and watch the ferries on the water, look at the harbour bridge across, or just chill in The Royal Botanic Garden.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can see most of the icons of Sydney when u visit the Opera House. Plenty of people drinking coffee and beer, enjoying themselves during the afternoons. Great picture chances at sunset.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I took an excursion from the Norwegian cruise line the 1st day into Sydney. I was so happy I did because this was an amazing & interesting tour inside & back stage or behind the scenes tour. I think everyone in my group was equally amazed by the beauty & ambiance. I recommend this tour, you can really say you've... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The experience came in three parts; the guided tour, dinner and the performance. The tour was a small party event led by an enthusiastic but uninspiring guide. Dinner was a huge disappointment apart from the wonderful venue. Food quality, portion size and presentation were poor; for the fish option, think boil in a bag the size of a post-it note... More 

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We came across the world to see Sydney and are so glad we took the tour of the Opera House. It will bring it to life for you.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We all recognize the Opera House. Yes it is fantastic to visit. But even better is to attend a concert here. Wonderful acoustics, great atmosphere. Go!

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Whoever comes to Sydney and not come here for a visit MUST be mad! haha! This place is easily accessible by Train. Stop at Circular Quay Station and right out you will pop out into the heart of Sydney Harbour where you can see the Sydney Bridge + the Opera House. Lots of things to do here, which cost money... More 

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Amazing tour today with Oscar so knowledgeable on everything to do with the building and politics of this amazing building.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What is Sydney without a visit to the Opera house, truly stunning piece of architecture. We didn't manage to get a tour round it as it was sold out, but it's not normally that busy. Went to see a show one evening and loved just being there.

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