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“Worth a tour”
Review of Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House
Ranked #3 of 490 things to do in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: One of the most iconic buildings in the world – the Sydney Opera House is an architectural masterpiece and vibrant performance space. It's a place where the past shapes the future, where conventions are challenged and cultures are celebrated. Step inside and discover the stories that make the Opera House so inspiring. Whether you’re a local or a tourist, a first-timer or an aficionado, the Sydney Opera House has something for everyone.
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Came over with my husband just for 2 nights and have been to Sydney so many times do decided to do play tourist again and go on a tour of the Sydney Opera house. Certainly well worth it. Very informative, highly recommended.

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The Opera house is even more beautiful in person than from photos.

Who would imagine it is covered in a shiny beige self-cleaning tile? It can appear to be different colors depending on sunsets and other factors. The story behind the architecture is truly interesting.

No more spoilers. Visit and tour!

Thank Jan D
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We took the morning Back Stage Tour - and loved it. I loved being able to walk on stage, and back stage on several of the theater complexes stages. Seeing the differences in the back stage areas, going into dressing rooms and watching how they are all connected to move seats and sets around the complex was great.

Our guide was up beat, and fairly knowledgeable about the area, if not everything to do with theaters. I highly recommended the tour for those who like history, architecture and theater.

Thank Galaxcytraveling
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

What an incredibly impressive building. The guided tour was worth the price of admission and the history lesson behind the building is very interesting. We had a nice lunch at the cafe overlooking the harbour. A must see for all Sydney visitors.

Thank PMarcus0007
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

You must visit this iconic Building , its fantastic and looks amazing from every angle . Have a drink in the bar while you have wonderful sea views , the cocktails in the bar are also a must !

Thank Alison A
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