Sydney Opera House

sydney opera house

The Sydney Opera House is your place to discover the best of performing arts and culture.
From whimsical musicals to side-splitting comedies, arias to ARIA Award-winners, symphonies to sundowners and talks, and backstage tours to playful puppet shows. It’s all waiting for you. Spectacular from a distance.

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.

Bennelong Point has been a place for feasting and celebrating for millennia. So it's only natural that here at the Opera House, the entertainment jumps from the stage and onto the plate. Whether you're after a show-stopper meal, pre-theatre dining, a long lunch with a view, drinks with mates or grabbing a bite on the go, we've got Sydney's finest foods, drinks plus the best views in town.

The Opera House is a World Heritage-listed masterpiece of ‘human creative genius’ that belongs to all Australians. It is the Country’s number one tourist destination and its busiest performing arts centre, welcoming more than 10.9 million visitors a year on site and hosting more than 1,800 performances attended by more than 1.4 million people.

Deloitte has estimated the total cultural and iconic value of the Sydney Opera House to Australia at $6.2 billion.

General enquiries

+61 2 9250 7111 (Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm AEST)

Sydney Opera House
GPO Box 4274
Sydney NSW 2001

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