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We are architects and we want to share Sydney with you. We organise intimate walking and bicycle tours that are open to the general public. We also arrange private / customised architectural tours and itineraries on request. Taking the form of a...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| Corner Phillip and Bridge Streets, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went for the Contemporary Sydney Architecture tour. It was extremely fascinating hearing about the story behind each of the buildings covered as a part of the tour. Eoghan is an excellent narrator who retains the interest of the attendees throughout the tour. Would highly...More

Thank rdivya607
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eoghan was a great guide of Sydney architecture. Along with interesting comments and views of design and planning, he explained the historical and political context from 1770 to present day. I have lived in Sydney all my life and never knew most of what I...More

Thank Kylie C
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

One of the best walking tours you will do in Sydney. Very knowledgeable and friendly guides. Really shows aspects of historic and contemporary Sydney you won’t get in other tours. Excellent value for money.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 26 May 2018

I went on the SAW 6 tour of George Street. Ben was outstanding. He was able to translate not only the architecture but the history, the politics, the geography, and design to the non-specialists. It was informative, interesting and very well thought out. I highly...More

Thank 140frequenttraveler
Reviewed 2 May 2018

After this riveting tour I'll never think of, look at or visit the Sydney Opera House in the same old way again. Not your average tour but an informed, fascinating, at times witty, and certainly comprehensive experience. Our passionate and erudite guide gave us real...More

Thank susanach2018
Eoghan L, Owner at Sydney Architecture Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Susan - such a lovely review - thank you!

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

A fascinating introduction to the architecture and other aspects of the beautiful city of Sydney. A very enjoyable walk round central Sydney led by the engaging and informative Eoghan. Thoroughly recommended to anyone with an interest in why buildings are the way they are.

Thank Otterman12
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We went on the SAW 1 The City walking tour in early February. We did three other tours, two a few years ago, and the Utzon one at the end of last year. All the tours were fantastic. They are more than your usual city...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Just done the Harbouring tour....highly recommend it ...it was a morning filled with facts and insights that you only get from people with passion for what they do.

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 1 January 2018

A brilliant experience. A really fascinating way to look at Sydney for both the visitor and the resident. I grew up in Sydney and never knew it in this way, never questioned why is it the way it is; never really saw it in perspective...More

Thank Sean B
Eoghan L, Owner at Sydney Architecture Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi Sean We really appreciate your review. It's interesting to hear what people with different relationships to place and to the subject matter get out of our tours and especially satisfying when locals see something familiar, something known with fresh eyes and fresh perspective. It's...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

Dec 27 "Harbourings" and Dec 30 "Utzon". Architect and passionate storyteller Eoghan leads each of these 3-hour explorations of the forces and personalities behind the urban structures that make Sydney familiar to the world. Friendly and well-informed, guide Eoghan addresses what drives this city's form...More

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Eoghan L, Owner at Sydney Architecture Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thanks for your review - I'm so glad you enjoyed the tours. Urban planning, history, architecture, politics and culture - yes! Happy New Year!

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