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Queen Victoria Building (QVB)

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Address: 455 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: 02 9265 6869
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The Queen Victoria Building is a great piece of architecture. We walk through from the station. There are some wonderful shops but is not a good place to go with a toddler who is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Old Bar, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The Queen Victoria Building is a great piece of architecture. We walk through from the station. There are some wonderful shops but is not a good place to go with a toddler who is curious and wants to touch things. The clocks are and amazing piece of workmanship. There is a variety of cafe's that will please most people

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Fabulously restored, elegant shopping, don't miss the Luneburger Pastry shop near the entrance to Town Hall for great coffee and delicious German pastries. And don't go home without something special from Adriano Zumbo...everything in that cabinet is absolutely delicious!

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White Rock, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Had a great walk through. Absolutely beautiful architecture had gluten free High Tea and enjoyed it all. Need to spend more time and do some shopping next.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I enjoyed the Queen Victoria Building more for its architecture and decor. The clocks are amazing, from top floor great angles of them closer up. Overall shopping here is just ok, not my first choice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

When I was standing outside the building it appeared to me as a super old building and I felt that there would be nothing that i should waste my time on inside. As soon as I entered the building my perception of it changed at an instance. It was very lively and also, the cafe on the ground floor (forgot... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Nice shopping building located in the heart of the city. Close to darling harbour, and located just outside Town hall station

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

It used to be the icon of Sydney shopping however it has become extremely busy and a major thoroughfare for commuters which means, you can no longer really just 'stroll and enjoy the decor'. Great cafes up stairs though and great ambiance! Avoid peak hour.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I loved the design of the building, it looks stunning at night, the shops inside were of average though, I wouldn't shop here in my opinion, had a great walk inside the mall, enjoyed it. Good thing is that the building links with the nearby shopping malls. Recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

QVB started life as a market. But what a market. It has mosaic tile floors, a huge domed roof in the middle of the four story building, and a beautiful winding staircase with solid wooden balustrades leading from floor to floor. This was a statement of prosperity in the 1890s when it was build in the middle of what is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is a must see for anyone visiting Sydney. The shops are great and the architecture is simply amazing.

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Additional Information about Queen Victoria Building (QVB)

Address: Address: 455 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: 02 9265 6869
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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