- With a story around every corner and every building harbouring a rich Sydney history, the Rocks will have you exploring every alley and building you can. The Rocks is the oldest and most historic area in Sydney, during Sydney's birth, the Rocks was home to the working class, resuling in many of the cities oldest pubs and buildings. If the rich history of the area interests you, you can visit The Rocks Discovery Museum which will teach you everything you need to know about this small yet historically significant area. Warren lanes and pebbled streets wind through early colonial buildings, but if you have had enough history for one day there is always plenty to see and do. The Rocks is home to some of the most popular bars, restaurants and art galleries in Sydney. With the Museum of Contemporary Art just around the corner, the area has quickly become one of Sydney's main cultural hubs.
George Street, tel. 61 2 9240 8500
Trent van der Jagt, Sydney Local Expert.
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