Education & Tours
Before you visit, take a virtual tour and check out what's in store. You'll be amazed by the 360-degree views that capture Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House. It's almost as good as being right there. Take a sneak peek at the most popular harbourside locations including First Fleet Park, Campbell's Cove and Hickson Road Reserve.
Sydney Learning Adventures, an initiative of Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority, offers quality educational experiences that are enriching and diverse. Committed to bring the history of Australia, NSW and Sydney to life, all programs are developed by teachers and implemented by dynamic and interpretive guides.
You can catch a glimpse of what's going on in The Rocks right now on our live webcam. Located on a rooftop in The Rocks, you'll see some of Australia's most historic buildings and get a bird's eye view of people climbing Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Find out more about the fascinating history of Sydney, Australia. You can access lots of information right here that will take you on an educational tour of Sydney's early history from before the arrival of Europeans up to the present day.
Of course, you have only just begun to unearth this special part of Sydney-the best way to discover The Rocks is to visit. Grab a free map from Sydney Visitor Centre at the corner of Argyle and Playfair streets and explore the charming cobblestone laneways and hidden alleys of Sydney's favourite old town.
A perfect starting point for your journey of discovery is The Rocks Discovery Museum which combines the latest interactive technology with a unique collection of archaeological artefacts found in The Rocks. The museum brings the history of The Rocks, its interesting characters, and their stories, alive. Remember to use our great online resources like interactive maps, Sydney weather forecasts and webcams.
The museum is free and open every day.
With a diverse selection of fabulous shopping and great restaurants in The Rocks, you can simply wander at a leisurely pace amidst the heritage buildings and enjoy the atmosphere of Australia's earliest settlement.