Neighbourhood Tour in Potts Point & Kings Cross

Explore the eclectic sights & stories that made Kings Cross & Potts Point an international playground for entertainment, bohemia & crime with our new walking Neighbourhood & History Tour. You will know the area better than the locals!

From its bourgeois beginnings, The Cross soon became infamous for its wild nights & neon lights — evolving into a strip where murders & martinis often came hand in hand; much to the profit of its local Crime-Lords & Ladies. A place that Sydney grew to bear “with a mixture of disapproval and delight” (The Glittering Mile, 1964). Delving into the local stories, structures & somebodies of The Cross, this tour unpacks the unique blend of sin, sophistication, creativity & crime that have marked its many years in the spotlight! 


This tour has been crafted by Journey Walks, heritage professionals who have a passion for local history and a knack for great storytelling.

To bring the eclectic sights and stories of this fascinating neighbourhood back to life and ensure that this unique pocket of Sydney’s heritage keeps on shining! 

Special price for all Sydney Lodges guests.

HOW TO BOOK: Book your tour by emailing the property in advance or at Reception on arrival to enjoy our special discount.

Times and service may differ due to COVID-19. 

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