Sydney Opera Hoose

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The Sydney Opera Hoose
Sydney Opera House at Sunset.jpg
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Location o Sydney Opera Hoose in Sydney
General information
TeepAirts complex
Airchitectural styleExpressionist
LocationBennelong Pynt, Sydney
Coordinates33°51′31.2″S 151°12′50.5″E / 33.858667°S 151.214028°E / -33.858667; 151.214028Coordinates: 33°51′31.2″S 151°12′50.5″E / 33.858667°S 151.214028°E / -33.858667; 151.214028
Elevation4 m (13 ft)
Current tenants
Construction stairtit2 Mairch 1959
Opened20 October 1973; 46 years ago (20 October 1973)
CostA$102 million, equivalent tae ~A$859 million in 2012[1]
ClientNSW Govrenment
AwnerNSW Govrenment
Hicht65 m (213 ft)
Ither dimensionslength 183 m (600 ft)
width 120 m (394 ft)
aurie 1.8 ha (4.4 acre)
Technical details
Structural seestemConcrete frame & precast concrete ribbed ruif
Design an construction
AirchitectJørn Utzon
Structural ingineerOve Arup & Partners
Main contractorCivil & Civic (level 1), M.R. Hornibrook (level 2 an 3 an interior)
Ither information
Seatin capacity
  • Concert Hall 2,679
  • Joan Sutherland Theatre 1,507
  • Drama Theatre 544
  • Playhouse 398
  • The Studio 400
  • Utzon Room 210
  • Tot 5,738
Designatit2007 (31st session)
Reference no.166rev
State PairtyAustralie

The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performin airts centre in Sydney, New Sooth Wales, Australie. Situatit on Bennelong Pynt in Sydney Harbour, close tae the Sydney Harbour Brig, the facility is adjacent tae the Sydney central business destrict an the Royal Botanic Gardens, atween Sydney an Farm Coves.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Inflation Calculator". RBA. 14 Februar 1966. Retrieved 19 October 2013.
  2. Topographic maps 1:100000 9130 Sydney an 1:25000 91303N Parramatta River