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The NBC Studio Tour

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Address: The NBC Experience Store, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, NY 10112
Phone Number: +1 212-664-3700
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Description: The first stop on the tour is the NBC History Theatre, where you will...
The first stop on the tour is the NBC History Theatre, where you will learn about NBC's early days in radio. Your NBC Page will tell you about some of the network's early sound effect techniques and NBC's transition into television. The NBC Studio tour gives you the opportunity to enter and visit some of our most famous studios, including: Saturday Night Live, Conan O'Brien, Dateline, and much more.
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Overall enjoyed the tour but could be made more interactive I think and improve. sure, we got to see the studios, stars etc but in the main I didn't leave thinking wow! Jimmy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Overall enjoyed the tour but could be made more interactive I think and improve. sure, we got to see the studios, stars etc but in the main I didn't leave thinking wow! Jimmy Fallon was recording below us while there and felt they could e.g. expose the studio to allow a view etc. Visited YB 12/12

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We were a senior group of 45 touring New York City during the Memorial Day Weekend. We stopped by the NBC Building but did not get a chance to do any touring. What a bummer!Would have been nice if our tour guide booked a tour. Next time we will definitely tour the premises as there are many good reviews from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Was there last year its a good past time since you can spend a cool 1 to 2 hours , you can see the sets of saturday night live and tonight show with Jimmy Fallon among other things. Also you are able to see how the news / weather are produced live . The tour is well organized and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I enjoyed vsiting this studio for a tour with a group. It was very interesting and all the staff were very friendly abd polite. Will definately visit again if i can!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We did a lot of the touristy things in NYC, the NBC tour was one of the better ones. Nice tour of the facilities including where the Tonight Show and SNL are broadcast. Well organized, the guides/interns were funny and informative.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We went through a number of years ago and and LOVED it. I was disappointed that I couldn't take my daughter this time due to reconstruction. If it's bigger and better for the next time we visit then it will be worth the wait.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I personally loved the NBC Studio Tour, i would recommend it to anyone who is visiting New York. If you want to learn how it all starting and take a look at the Saturday Night Live Set, its a must.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

It was not available and no date for re-open. Only gift shop. Nothing interesting to see. Also, very few items at store.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We visited here while on vacation from the UK and although we do not get some of the programmes at home such as 'SNL' and 'Jimmy Fallon' we still had a great time. The staff were fun and friendly and it was really great to get the behind the scenes experience. There are lots of great things to do in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Loved the tour! It is fun to see where things are filmed. We especially loved being on the set of Jimmy Fallon! Sitting where they film Saturday Night Live was great too! You really get a great picture of how things work in television!

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Address: Address: The NBC Experience Store, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, NY 10112
Phone Number: +1 212-664-3700
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown

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