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Sydney Opera House Guided Tour

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Highlights

  • Opportunity to tour the iconic Sydney Opera House

  • World-Renowned Architectural Masterpiece

  • Amazing stories on the building's construction and history

  • Informative & lively commentary from your Expert Guide

  • Guided tours departing every hour from 9:00am - 5:00pm daily

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of the Sydney Opera House

  • What's excluded

    Beverages or meals

  • What's excluded

    Roundtrip transportation to and from your sydney hotel

Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary.

  • There are approximately 200 stepsover the duartion of the tour.

  • If you have limited mobility, please contact the operator to book you onto the access tour which is available at 12:00pm daily

  • Tours depart every 30 minutes from 9:00am - 5:00pm daily. Tours are subject to a maximum capacity, if you prefer a guaranteed departure time please contact the supplier direct in advance.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to your desired tour departure time.

  • European Language tours depart at specific times from Monday - Friday only.

  • As we are a live performing arts center access to individual theaters is subject to availability

What you can expect

Discover the history and magic of the world-renowned Sydney Opera House with this Guided Tour that takes you beneath the world-famous sails. Go behind the scenes and hear the controversial story of the building's construction, as emotional and dramatic as any opera plot.

Explore the UNESCO-listed Sydney Opera House, Australia's most recognizable attraction. On your tour, hear your guide bring the story of this miracle of architecture and engineering back to life. Step inside the inspired theaters where more than 1,600 performances take place each year.

Discover the 1,000 rooms, 300 corridors, and hundreds of secrets and storied housed within the Sydney Opera House. Your guide leads you through every aspect of the building’s 14-year creation and 58-year history. Learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s groundbreaking design and vision for a world-class performing arts' center came into existence.

Visit exclusive areas not accessible to the public and take advantage of rare viewpoints inside the marvelous Sydney Opera House. Touch the world-famous shell tile, take a seat in the elegant, custom-made, white-birch-timber chairs, and marvel at the vaulted ceilings of one of the most renowned buildings in the world.

Please note: in line with the Australian government decision to cease non-essential gatherings due to Covid-19, all public performances and tours will be temporarily suspended up to 17 June 2020. Thank you for your support and understanding in this time.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Sydney Opera House, Welcome Centre Lower Ground Level
  • Lower Concourse, Bennelong Point
  • Sydney New South Wales 2000

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Sydney Opera House, Welcome Centre Lower Ground Level
  • Lower Concourse, Bennelong Point
  • Sydney New South Wales 2000
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