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BBC Tour at MediaCityUK

Salford, United Kingdom
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About BBC Tour at MediaCityUK
Join us on a tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK in Salford and walk in the footsteps of some of your favourite celebrities. Our experienced Tour Guides will look after you while passing on some of the secrets of broadcasting. All tours are different as this is a working site, but we will endeavour to show you the most interesting areas available to us on the day of your visit, giving you a fascinating insight into the world of television and radio.
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All reviews blue peter radio studio radio drama media city behind the scenes sound effects breakfast studio philharmonic orchestra sound room working studio green screen music studios radio play sports desk news weather different buildings plenty of photo opportunities
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed this tour recently with my son who got to do the tour for free as he has a blue peter badge. The tour was very interesting and informative but I didn’t feel we seen enough, we saw an empty studio, a sports desk...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the BBC studio on a visit to Manchester and was even better than expected. Was great fun and our guides Liz and Simon were amazing and so full of energy and stories as we walked around. Every tour will be different as depends...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic 5 star review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with the girls and we all really enjoyed it. My eldest loved the strictly dresses and would love to wear them! BBC breakfast sofa was in real need of some TLC as it had wor. through! Girls loved doing the weather! Would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The BBC Media City tour is interesting and great value for money. We visited several studios including one where The Voice was filmed and one where Match of the Day and Final Score were broadcast live from. There is an opportunity to view the home...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took the kids to this BBC tour which is specifically aimed at a younger audience. Fantastic insights for the kids into how radio and TV broadcast works. As well as some tour-only interactive areas, we visited some of the working buildings and studios. Kids were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first point is to make sure you book on line in advance. These tours are popular and sell out regularly. Some earlier views voice disappointment at the limited nature of the tour, but to be honest, as a working studio we were impressed in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled up to Media City for the CBBC tour as a birthday outing for my 9 year old. Our tour guides Paul and Mike made our visit engaging, informative, memorable and fun for all the family. Our 6 year old enjoyed it as much...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok, but not that exciting. I felt it was a little contrived. The only proper TV studio we were shown which was set up was apparently Bbc Breakfast. The sofa had a huge hole in it and was really dirty. Was that for real?? We...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Anne B
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to give us your thoughts, its always appreciated. I can assure you there is nothing contrived about the experience we give our guests. We simply show you around the studios that are available to us on the day (warts and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met up at Dock House where our ID and bags were checked then we met our tour guides Jodie and Lindsay . There seemed to be a lot of backwards and forwards to different buildings we saw the studio that recorded the voice and I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed August 6, 2019

Media city is located in a lovely location near Quayside and is easily sign-posted so, we met as a group after coffee, at one of the many places available nearby. Then we were taken on a Tour by two interesting young Guides who were very...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Michael C
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review!

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If you google BBC Studio Tours, it will give you the venues and prices on there
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