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Sydney Open unlocks the doors of some of our city’s most inspiring and intriguing buildings, offering audiences a unique experience of our city’s built environment.

Sydney Open 2021 will celebrate a re-opened city by bringing together its architectural best into one exciting program over 6–7 November, inviting Sydneysiders back to our city to experience buildings and spaces that are usually off-limits to the public, alongside new talks and tour moments.

Since the program’s inception in 1997, Sydney Open has welcomed more than 83,000 Sydneysiders and visitors to 500 buildings to explore, discover and learn about the city’s architectural and cultural heritage. Download the Sydney Open 2019 report.

We would love you to be part of Sydney Open 2021, and invite you to submit an Expression of Interest.

Expression of Interest for our open access program on Sunday 7 November

Expression of Interest for our Focus Tour program on Saturday 6 November 
The Sydney Open team will work closely with you to ensure a COVID-safe experience of your site for audiences. Expressions of Interest close on 5 July. 


To find out more, contact: 

Magdalena Dabrowa
Producer, Sydney Open

2019 Program overview

84 buildings, 6,900+ ticketholders, 370+ volunteers.

Visitor experience

10 buildings visited on average, 49.000 visits to all buildings, 50+ km across Sydney.

2019 Campaign results

420,000+ website views, $1.5m generated in publicity, $369k marketing campaign value, 1.6m+ reach across social media, 1,000+ photos shared on Instagram, 688k+ reach from key influencers.