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Take an online tour of the Sydney Opera House  

Join our tour guide Declan as he reveals the stories of this iconic building through history, incredible architecture and anecdotes.

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Episode 1: Welcome to our House

Our House history through fun facts and anecdotes

Episode 2: Let's go behind the scenes

Explore staging sets and scenery

Episode 3: The Joan Sutherland Theatre

Get to know the intimate stories of this theatre 

Audio described tour of the Sydney Opera House

Listen as our tour guide Rebekah describes spaces and places behind the scenes at the Sydney Opera House and uncovers the history of this iconic building through untold anecdotes and fun facts.

Spaces and places we visit on the tour

Visually see on our map the spaces and places we visit on the Digital Backstage Tour. 

Watch the full tour

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Opera House employees share their favourite & most unexpected memories from the Concert Hall

Stories from behind the curtain

Go Backstage and discover more from the people, shows and stories that bring the Opera House to life.