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The Tour at NBC Studios

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Address: 30 Rockefeller Plz, The Shop at NBC Studios, New York City, NY 10112-0015
Phone Number: +1 212-664-3700
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8:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description:

The first and most famous studio tour in television history is now better...

The first and most famous studio tour in television history is now better than ever. It's more in depth. More interactive. And, above all, more fun.

You’ll enjoy behind-the-scenes access to the studios where your favorite

shows are made. Like Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show Starring

Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers and more.

An NBC Page will serve as your host and behind-the-scenes expert,

guiding you through the historic halls of 30 Rock. You’ll learn about the entire TV production process, from the writing process and producing to the ways TV content gets to your home.

You’ll then experience it all first hand as you and your fellow Tour guests produce your own show in our brand new Tour Studio. You can then

download your show to keep for free.

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Fun tour!

This is a fun and interesting tour. You get to see behind the scene studios and activities that show how a show is aired. Even though they were inactive, we got to see the Nightly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Karen G
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Chicago, Illinois

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Portage, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Interesting behind the scenes look at the studios where some of your most watched shows are produced. You'll see the snl stage, get some background information and learn a little something about a working television studio. A very pleasant intern offered us tickets to watch a Seth Meyers monologue practice later in the day. It was very enjoyable.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a fun and interesting tour. You get to see behind the scene studios and activities that show how a show is aired. Even though they were inactive, we got to see the Nightly News studio, the SNL studio and The Tonight Show studio! Then, you go on to create your own talk show with your tour compatriots. It... More 

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Bayreuth, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i'm going to trash this tour, because it is not worth the money. but first of all i'd like to say something about the tour guides. the 2 guides on my tour were very friendly, polite and they knew what they were talking about. so 2 points and a big thank you for the guides! really - i mean it.... More 

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear 1-minute-silence, Thank you for your review. Photos are not allowed on the tour as it is a working production environment. I apologize that you did not feel the tour met your expectations and I hope we may be able to host you again in the future with a more positive experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen Director, The Tour at... More 

Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are all big fans of Jimmy Fallon and SNL and this tour did not disappoint. We were able to walk through the Tonight Show studio and the SNL studios and it was amazing. The real treat was the show we made up at the end. Our kids (11 and 13) were enthralled and focussed listening to our funny tour... More 

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear Nimbus9, Thank you for your kind review of The Tour at NBC Studios. I am pleased to hear that both you and your children enjoyed the tour and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

Union, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour is fantastic. Informative and fun for all ages. You will see where the nightly news is produced, the Saturday Night Live studio, and where The Tonight Show w Jimmy Fallon is taped. It's right at Rockefeller Center so you can combine it with other attractions nearby. (Don't skip St Patrick's cathedral!)

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear Triscalynne, Thank you for your kind review of The Tour at NBC Studios. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the tour and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

New Britain, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour is about an hour long and was very informative. Our two tour guides were Josh and Jamie and they both did a fabulous job. You got to view the NBC news studio, SNLstudio and the Jimmy Fallon studio. Given that I took this tour during the Rio Olympics all three studios were available due to the fact that all... More 

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear Dave A, Thank you for your kind review of The Tour at NBC Studios. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the tour and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

Hershey, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun experience of NBC studios. The tour gives an inside look at the Today Show studio and The Late Night set.

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear Kim F, Thank you for your kind review of the Tour at NBC Studios. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed the tour and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen, Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

Morgantown, West Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice quick tour of behind the scenes at NBC. Got to see Jimmy Fallon & Saturday Live studio's. Got to make our own late nite show short too.

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer B, Thank you for your kind review of the Tour at NBC Studios. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed the tour and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen, Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

CUYAHOGA FALLS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Therewere about 15 people in our group,NO PHOTOS!!! WE saw some glass case news people memorabilia,the working different operational depts,saw the tonight show set,and we also got to do a breif filming of an actual studio with our group as the host,guest,and operational personnel plus the band members,its a fun video that they e mail to your home so you... More 

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear GALAXY67, Thank you for your kind review of the Tour at NBC Studios. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed the tour and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen, Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

Baudette, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It isn't expensive, you schedule your time, easy to book online, and you see a lot in about 70 minutes. We were in the studios where they film Saturday Night Live, NBC Nightly news, and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, among other places where the biggies from NBC walk each day. Lots of history in this building. We asked... More 

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RyanNBC, Director of Sales at The Tour at NBC Studios, responded to this review

Dear jalee71, Thank you for your kind review of the Tour at NBC Studios. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed both the tour and The Shop, and that we were able to provide a memorable experience. Warm regards, Ryan Michaelsen, Director, The Tour at NBC Studios More 

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