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Address: 3000 W Alameda Ave, Burbank, CA 90058-1314
Phone Number: 818 840 3537
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A major television network studio that offers guided tours.

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The only thing that was wrong is this, there were handicap people out side in the cold the people could of made accommodation fo

They over booked the show today Feb 5, 2014 so we had to pay for it. When the disable people have to wait outside when there was a warm tent near by with VIP's this is wrong. I... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 5, 2014

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

They over booked the show today Feb 5, 2014 so we had to pay for it. When the disable people have to wait outside when there was a warm tent near by with VIP's this is wrong. I asked if we could go inside a place to keep wrong but they said no, they could of done something better but... More 

6 Thank downswilson
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We applied online for tickets to see the taping of The Tonight Show and when we received the confirmation, we called The Tonight Show to find out how the taping works and we were told that the email ticket is not a guaranteed seat - basically entrance is on a first-come, first-served basis whether or not you have an email... More 

6 Thank Alena L
Shingletown, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We got guaranteed seats from Universal Studios to see the taping of the Jay Leno show and it was well worth the wait. You get to studio 11 and are "hearded" into a waiting area where it is explained what is going to happen. Then the group is busted up into smaller groups to go thru the security area. They... More 

2 Thank forefrnite
Bowling Green, Missouri
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

i took the tour on my second visit to California in 1978. At the time of the big game show rush. At the time NBC in beautiful downtown Burbank was booming with a number of game shows, including Hollywood Squares, High Rollers, Card Sharks, etc.produced there. Also Bob Hope,and the Midnight Special was still well in production there. I saw... More 

8 Thank al m
Bradenton, Florida
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74 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

This tour no longer runs. All the guide books and Internet still list it. We went to the gate to enter the studio and this is what the guard told us.

21 Thank BaileyBoy007
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

The history of this place is amazing!!! All the shows we grew up with it seens happened right here!!! Here's Johnny!

1 Thank frommyperspective
Manhattan Beach, California
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141 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

Wonderful nice experience. See many of the shows we grew up with and current ones. This is a must see if you are coming to Los Angeles for vacation

1 Thank HondaMike
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Nothing special, no shows were taping. Even Leno was off for the day. I would recommend the Warner Brothers tour just down the road over the NBC Tour.

1 Thank Kukui_Aloha
Stuarts Draft, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

I had taken this tour once before a couple of years ago when visiting Burbank. It wasn't a great tour but if your a fan of the Tonight Show or Day's of our Lives it was definitely more interesting. I was hoping to visit the NBC Burbank studios once again on a recent visit to Burbank and I learned that... More 

16 Thank vaboywnder
Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

The tour is about one hour but you don't really get to see very much. NBC in burbank does not have many shows that tape there. The tonight show, Days of our lives and Access Hollywood. We were the only people there for the tour at 10 am and they seemed to be trying to encourage us to wait an... More 

3 Thank Mikky4

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