Their doors might be closed for now, but our brand new lesson will let you through and explore the iconic Sydney Opera House in 360º immersion
First unveiled to the public in 1973, the Sydney Opera House is situated on Bennelong Point in Sydney Harbour, with parkland to its south and close to the enormous Sydney Harbour Bridge. Today, the Sydney Opera House is a UNESCO’s world heritage site and one of the most photographed buildings in the world. In this lesson, take your time to explore the Sydney Opera House from inside out, and imagine being part of the audience in its world-renowned concert hall.
It’s principal architecht, Jørn Utzon received the Pritzker Architecture Prize, architecture’s highest honour, in 2003. The Pritzker Prize citation read:
« There is no doubt that the Sydney Opera House is his masterpiece. It is one of the great iconic buildings of the 20th century, an image of great beauty that has become known throughout the world – a symbol for not only a city but a whole country and continent. »
Listen to the different stories over the centuries of this magnificent building to find out how it has earned its rightful place in modern day history.
ABOUT THE 360 WORLD HERITAGE INITIATIVE
The Learn for Life 360 World Heritage Initiative, began with a simple vision – using immersive reality to build a bridge to a shared human experience. This vision has now been transformed into a immersive experience library featuring more than 3000 immersive visits through the EON XR Platform.
Purpose built for mobile learning, these world heritage site experiences on EON XR can now be used both in the classroom and at home with any basic smart device and desktop.