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Customs House

Sydney Customs House 31 Alfred St | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9247 2285
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Sydney Customs House 31 Alfred St | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 2 9247 2285
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

There is a great model of Sydney within the floor in the entrance. There's also an information point and a few exhibits.

Thank nickss1
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We went for drinks and the view. But weren't allowed on the balcony as we hadn't booked for a meal. The lounge area is really dismal, awful decor, you might as well be having a drink in an old scouts hall. We weren't permitted to...More

Thank Rstar14
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Great location. Food was awesome. Not large portions but typical serves for fine dinning. Was completely satisfied. Desert was awesome and unique to the venue. To eat at the restaurant at customs house is an experience not to be missed so it is an evening...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Stopped there for lunch with family and walked out hungry. Never seen such small serves. I though we were up for a practical joke when they put the plates on our table. Had to check for candid cameras. Even the vegetables on the plates were...More

Thank mar06mir
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The Customs House is a very beautiful, historical building, in Sydney. This is located conveniently outside the Circular Quay Railway Station. The building houses a library and a cafe. A quaint model of the Sydney city is displayed under a glass floor. The interior is...More

Thank DeshmukhV
Reviewed 4 August 2017

this beautiful and historical building has been well maintained and has a bar on the ground floors at the front and has the Sydney City council library on the other floors. The only downside was that not being a Sydney sider I could not use...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Met up with an ex colleague at Circular Quay yesterday after which he needed to visit Customs House to return some books. Customs House is one of the older buildings in the vicinity of Circular Quay but is now a Public Library. Well maintained and...More

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Worth a look at the under the floor city and library areas. Went early so not a lot of people around. Right opposite circular quay can't miss it.

Thank TasmaniaLovesydney
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Just to be clear, I am reviewing the History walk Customs House to Millers Point which is a self guided walking tour available from the tourist info at The Rocks. This was a really fascinating walk and I learnt things about Sydney I had not...More

Thank LizzyLeeton
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Very spacious inside, nice building from the outside I went in to see the model of Sydney which features over 10000 buildings and 500 trees, great way to see all of the city in miniature Photos not very good but hopefully you will get the...More

Thank PamY_11
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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