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Government House

Macquarie Street
Sydney NSW Australia

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1837
  Finished1845
Floor Count4
Basement Floors1
Building Uses
 - other
Structural Types
 - lowrise
Architectural Style
 - gothic
Materials
 - masonry
 - stone
 - limestone


Description
A landmark of Sydney since the colonial days, once the official residence of the governor general, now just reserved for the visiting royal family and various heads of state. The building also served as Sydney's Parliament House before the current was completed. Guided Tours also run at certain times.

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