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Sydney Opera House School Excursions

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The following information is available for schools planning excursions to Sydney Opera House.

Plan your visit

Find out about transport information.  

Find out about assisted access.  

On the day
Please ensure that your group arrives at the venue 20 minutes prior to the performance start time. Latecomers may be excluded.

School bags
The safety and security of our guests is paramount to Sydney Opera House. We require all items larger than the dimensions of a standard A4 piece of paper to be cloaked. As our cloakrooms have limited space, we request that teachers and students do not bring large bags/backpacks with them to the performance.

Food and Beverage
Food outlets are located on the Lower Level. Mobile snack carts are also on site. Please note food and drink are permitted inside the foyers, but not in the venues.

Please note: while our cloakrooms are staffed at all time, Sydney Opera House is not responsible for lost or stolen goods.

Running late
Please call the Front of House on 02 9250 7134 to notify us if you are running late.


The Sydney Opera House Tour
Discover the stories, history and magic of Sydney Opera House with an incredible guided tour taking you underneath the world famous sails.

Follow our friendly guide inside the UNESCO World Heritage masterpiece, home to 1000 rooms, 300 corridors and hundreds of stories and secrets. Step inside the inspired theatres where more than 1600 performances come to life each year, and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s groundbreaking design and vision for a world class performing arts venue came into existence.

The 1 hour tour includes rich audio-visual components, where footage is projected onto the fabric of the building providing valuable insight and information in to the remarkable history of Sydney Opera House. 

For school group bookings, call Tourism Reservations on +61 2 9250 7250 or 
email for more information.



Risk Assessment
View the Sydney Opera House Risk Assessment Information. Click here  

Child Protection
Sydney Opera House is committed to ensuring the safety, welfare and well-being of children and young people. More  

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