Jigsaw: Sydney Opera House

Take some time to relax and puzzle away! Or make each puzzle as challenging as you like by choosing the number of pieces to play.

This image is from the original competition drawings for which the assessors of the Committee awarded Jørn Utzon first prize of £5,000 on 29 January 1957.

10 Jan 1958 - first Sydney Opera House Lottery

On this da 10 January 1958 the first Opera House Lottery was drawn

2 Mar 1959 - Sydney Opera House construction began

On this Day work officially began on Stage 1 of the Sydney Opera House

Brown book, 1955

Sydney Opera House - the Brown Book

Conditions and Programme for an International Competition for a National Opera House at Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia