The iconic Sydney Opera House model is an authentic timber replica of the real thing.
Cut from thin timber sheets, enjoy spending the time to construct your own Opera House. Finished size is 295W x 295D x 100mm H.
In 1956, the State of New South Wales ran an international competition for a National Opera House at Bennelong Point, Sydney. This attracted more than 220 entries from 32 countries. Jørn Utzon a young Danish architect won the competition and was hailed by the architectural critic Sigfried Giedion as opening a new chapter in contemporary architecture.
Completed in 1973 the Opera House is an architectural masterpiece and was included in the National Heritage List in 2005.
Construct your own little piece of Australian architectural history.
Designed and made in Brisbane, Australia