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Sydney Opera House Guided Tour

by Sydney Opera House Duration 1h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $29

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.

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.

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11:00 AM, Sydney Opera House Tour in German

Duration 1h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in German.

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per adult
$28.40

Total price is $28.40, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

11:30 AM, Sydney Opera House Tour in French

Duration 1h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in French.

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per adult
$28.40

Total price is $28.40, taxes included

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3:00 PM, Sydney Opera House Tour in Spanish

Duration 1h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in Spanish.

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$28.40

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Sydney Opera House Guided Tour in English

Duration 1h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English. Tours depart every 30 minutes from 9 AM–5 PM. You will be placed ono the next available tour time once you arrive.

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$28.40

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It only takes 2 minutes

Sydney Opera House Guided Tour

Activity Location

Sydney Opera House, Welcome Centre

Lower Concourse, Bennelong Point

Sydney 2000

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Sydney Opera House, Welcome Centre

    Lower Concourse, Bennelong Point

    Sydney 2000


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

  • Your choice of time—tours departing every half-hour 9-5


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Sydney Opera House


Exclusions

  • Beverages and snacks

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Sydney hotel


Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary.

  • There are approximately 200 steps on the tour.

  • If you have limited mobility, please check with the operator after booking to find a suitable time to join the tour.

  • Tours depart every 30 minutes from 9 AM–5 PM. Specific tour times for French, German and Spanish tours

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


Sydney Opera House Guided Tour ratings based on 62 Verified Reviews

4.6 out of 5

5/5 Mar 15, 2019

Great tour and we were given a $40A discount on each ticket to the opera by showing our tour tickets at the box office

Barbara M

United States

5/5 Mar 08, 2019

Very informative tour! Bruce, our guide, shared interesting stories and tidbits, and his love for the Opera House was evident in the way he conducted the tour.