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Paramount Pictures - Studio Tours

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Address: 5555 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-3989
Phone Number: +1 323-956-1777
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Explore over a century of Hollywood history and witness more in the making...

Explore over a century of Hollywood history and witness more in the making at the Studio where it all began - Paramount Pictures - the only major Studio actually located in Hollywood. During your visit, you’ll see where some of the most celebrated motion pictures and TV shows are made.

On the tour, led by an engaging Studio Page, you will visit iconic locations like the legendary Bronson Gate, New York Street Backlot, and the Prop Warehouse. You'll arrive a welcomed guest and leave a true industry insider

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A Step Into The Past

This was our first studio tour on July 21, 2016. My sister and I were always interested in visiting Paramount Studios since we were raised on watching old Hollywood nostalgia. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Universal and loved it so wondered what else was in the area. I read the reviews and opted for the 2 hour your as wasn't sure our 10 year old would've coped with longer. It was so so good! We did try to find the free parking on Bronson as suggested but it's only for 2 hours. Did... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first studio tour on July 21, 2016. My sister and I were always interested in visiting Paramount Studios since we were raised on watching old Hollywood nostalgia. We were especially hoping to see anything that remained of the Godfather movies. We picked the VIP tour and drove thru the iconic Paramount gates to find that the parking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic tour! Went on a Sunday morning, not expecting to see a lot of activity. Not only were we able to get in to several soundstages, we also ran into a big celebrity who stopped to talk to us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband is passionate about the work that goes into making movies and television shows. I am not, but do enjoy learning. We booked the VIP tour to get a more in depth look at the studio, and it was well worth the money. We arrived about 30 minutes before our tour, and were offered a variety of beverages while... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

These tours offer a 1:7 (at most) ratio of tour guide to guest as you are propelled around the Paramount Pictures facility in Hollywood in an extended golf cart. Your guide will take you around the facility giving you a history of the company and the movie industry and showing you how almost many location on the facility can be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family consisted of 3 adults and 3 kids, so we ended up having a personal tour guide based on our group number. Ebony, our tour guide, had only been with Paramount Pictures only a few months, but she had SO much knowledge, and knew all the answers to our questions. Typically PP will not allow small children to ride... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I attended the After Dark Tour of Paramount Studios and this was one of the best trips we made. Parking was allocated in a lot directly opposite the vehicle barrier entrance gates and was free of charge. On arriving, we were greeted with champagne and personalised entrance passes which become a bit of a souvenir too. Whilst... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a very interesting tour. My wife and I are both huge movie lovers and to visit the Paramount pictures tour was a must. We see a lot of lots where they made the classic movies like the godfather etc. Also you have a change to see a movie star. It is also a must to make a picture... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took the 2 hour Paramount tour. Our knowledgeable and entertaining tour guide Andrew, took us through the history of the studio, pointing out where iconic film sequences had been filmed (Sunset Boulevard, Ten Commandments, the original Star Trek series, etc.). This is the right tour for film fans like us, but may not be as interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a tour in July, excellent day. Brittnay was fab - so enthusiastic, fun, and informative. It was as interesting learning her story as it was seeing the Studio. Highly recommend.

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