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Tour and Dine

Expand your horizons. And your tastebuds.

Make the most of a day out at the Opera House by going on our 1-hour tour followed by a lunch at one of the best dining venues by the harbour - Opera Kitchen.

The Sydney Opera House is one of the most iconic buildings in the world and this is your chance to join us on a guided experience beneath its sails. Step inside and discover the extraordinary stories of this vibrant performance space.

Be amongst the first to also venture into our new purpose-built space to witness unforgettable moments from past Concert Hall performances, brought to life by a 270 degree immersive digital experience.

After the tour enjoy a show-stopping meal at Opera Kitchen, located beside the famous sails and with some of the best views in Sydney.


You will have the opportunity to visit some of the Opera House's many venues and theatres however please note the Concert Hall is currently closed as it is undergoing renewal works to improve theatre machinery, acoustics and accessibility.  Click here to learn more about the Concert Hall renewal works. 

Keeping you safe

  • The Sydney Opera House is registered as a COVID Safe business with the NSW Government.
  • We strongly recommend that anyone aged over 12 wear a face mask while attending a tour. We request that you and your guests bring your own face masks. Some members of the community may have issues with wearing masks due to health conditions. Please be respectful to others.
  • We encourage you to purchase your tour in advance online or via phone where you’ll receive an eTicket. Please bring this with you and present it upon check-in at the Welcome Centre located on the Lower Concourse.
  • To help maintain physical distancing, tours will not exceed 15 guests per tour.
  • As you move around the Opera House, practise physical distancing (1.5 metres wherever possible) and follow the guidance provided by our staff and signage.
  • If you’ve booked a tour for other people, you are responsible for maintaining the contact details for all of your guests for the purpose of contact tracing, if required.
  • All tour guests will be required to provide their contact details on arrival, signing in via a QR code or in writing.
  • There are new COVID-specific conditions of entry for people attending a tour. This includes the circumstances under which you must not attend the Opera House, and what’s required of you when you visit. Please read about them here.

Opera Kitchen

Perched beside the most famous sails in the world with uninterrupted views of the famed Harbour Bridge and surrounding city skyline, Opera Kitchen is the perfect place to enjoy lunch before or after your tour. 

Choose from one of the following delicious dishes:

Adult Menu

  • Opera Kitchen cheeseburger
  • Vietnamese prawn salad
  • Chicken penne al pesto
  • Mushroom & provolone burger (V)

All meals come with a choice of one drink: house red, house white or sparkling, Sydney Lager or Peroni Leggera, or a soft drink.

Children's Menu

  • Fish & chips
  • Ham, cheese & tomato pizza (vegetarian option available)
  • Cheeseburger & chips
  • Chicken & walnut pesto penne

All meals come with a small drink (orange or apple juice, still water or soft drink) and ice cream.

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