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Review of Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House
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Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House
Ranked #3 of 486 things to do in Sydney
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Follow our friendly guide on an incredible tour of Sydney Opera House -exploring the World Heritage-listed masterpiece home to 1000 rooms, 300 corridors and hundreds of tales and secrets. Step inside the inspired venues where more than 1600 performances come to life each year and walk in the footsteps of stars like John Cleese, Pavarotti and The Cure. With audio visual aids you will be taken back in time to when the first concrete ribs were laid down at Bennelong Point and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon's ambitious vision for a world class performing arts came into existence. You can't experience Sydney Opera House without taking this tour! Tours run daily from 9am - 5pm. Available in English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French, Spanish and German.
Reviewed 26 July 2014

What needs to be said??? This is an architectural gem! Definitely take the tour. You will hear some of the history of the House and then tour the inside and some of the theaters.

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Reviewed 26 July 2014

I finally got to go inside. I absolutely love this building. So unique, Australia is an amazing place. LOVE!

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Reviewed 26 July 2014

Its worth seeing... We took a full guided tour of the opera house. The tour was informative & our guide highlighted the difficulties faced during the construction of this monument. Its a nice place to get yourself photographed...

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Reviewed 26 July 2014

A brilliant concert experience hearing my all time favourite Beatles album performed by my kids' generation of superbly talented musicians! George Harrison must have been rocking in his grave at the electric guitar work of Chris Cheney. Ringo would have been mildly amused that they used two sets of drums. Paul McCartney would surely approve of the beautiful ballads that Josh Pyke was just right to present. And John Lennon would have been pissing himself at the crazy antics of Phil Jamieson & Tim Rodgers! Plus, I've had an additional week of enjoying a loop of these great songs going thru' my brain...the best ear-worm ever!

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Reviewed 25 July 2014 via mobile

You must go to see the Sydney Opera House, if only to see it from the outside. It is an impressive building to witness. You can take a nice walk through the Botanical Gardens to get to the opera house. There are also great views from the Harbour Bridge. I would suggest taking the Sydney Opera House Tour. I learned many interesting details about the history, architecture uses and politics of the building of the opera house. It is also fun to get a drink at the Opera House Bar in the evening an take in the views at night. Of course, if you enjoy the opera, you should purchase tickets for a performance. With over 1000 shows annually you are bound to find one you will like.

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