What Is the Sydney Opera House Made Of?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 12, 2020 7:13:17 PM ET

The Sydney Opera House is primarily made from concrete, granite, glass and ceramic materials. Its trademark white shells are made from precast concrete reinforced with steel and are covered by over 1 million ceramic tiles. Other walls are made from laminated glass supported by steel mullions or by granite-clad concrete.

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