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The Strand Arcade

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412-414 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9232 4199
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Nice Arcade, Butt:

I love coming to this arcade, but most time I get dissapointed, at times you can't find a sit to... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Siciliana555
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Sydney, Australia
Lots of shops to browse

We were spending our last day in Sydney out shopping and came across the Strand Arcade. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
DJ_World_Traveller
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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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Window shopping is elevated to a graceful art when walking through the floors of the Strand Arcade, a Victorian shopping center established in 1891.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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412-414 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 2 9232 4199
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

I love coming to this arcade, but most time I get dissapointed, at times you can't find a sit to seat down to have a coffee, this time we found a seat at the sweet infinity they have tea, coffee and cakes, and other things...More

Thank Siciliana555
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were spending our last day in Sydney out shopping and came across the Strand Arcade. Lots of shops in a lovely old Victorian style building, not the high end designers boutiques like QVB, but more affordable stores. Quite busy on a Monday afternoon with...More

Thank DJ_World_Traveller
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful shopping arcade, and less ostentatious than the Queen Victoria Building. There are a lot of shops to check out, and we spent some time at The Strand, as my husband had his hair cut here twice, and I had a fantastic...More

Thank ToTravelIsBrilliant
Reviewed 6 April 2017

While this 1890's shopping arcade is very interesting, it is not as grand or as large as the nearby Queen Victoria building. You can see both in one afternoon.

Thank charlesodonnell
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for gifts especially jewellery, this arcade is great. Beautiful old world with nice coffee shops and other food and gift stores. Saved me heaps of time on my partners birthday

Thank Hussein R
Reviewed 15 March 2017

From a bygone era this very attractive Victorian style arcade is within the CBD & between Pitt Street & George street Wife loves the stylish shops

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful arcade, set in the heart of Sydney lies a beautiful reminder of years gone by. A true reminder of what wonderful architecture we used to have. It's worth a visit for any reason you choose.

Thank hartland2004
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We first visited this delightful place when in Sydney six years ago, and returned there this time as we were so impressed then. It is great to see this wonderful piece of history so well preserved - far too many similar buildings have been lost...More

Thank GrumpsDC
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great historical shopping arcade, similar arcades are located in Adelaide and Melbourne. Sydney Arcade runs between George Street and Pitt Street Mall and has alot of cafés on the ground floor. Underground is a large JB HiFi store with two entrances and upper levels contain...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was a cool place to visit. The architecture alone was worth seeing in all its restored beauty. The shops are pretty posh and unique. We enjoyed lunch and watching all the shoppers scourge for Christmas finds. Loved the chocolate shop in particular.

Thank Janet F
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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
...More
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