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BBC Manchester

Salford Quays, Salford M50 2QH, England
+44 161 200 2000
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Blue Peter Garden

Do go and see the Blue Peter Garden which was moved from London's Shephards Bush. For the oldies... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richard B
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Solihull, United Kingdom
Interesting and informative

We had a really fun time touring the BBC Studios. Very informative. We were able to take part in a... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
tckg
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Orangeville, Canada
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Salford Quays, Salford M50 2QH, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do go and see the Blue Peter Garden which was moved from London's Shephards Bush. For the oldies there are Shep's footprints

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had a really fun time touring the BBC Studios. Very informative. We were able to take part in a Radio Drama and got to sit on the Red Sofa and try our hand at presenting the weather!

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

You can take tour of the BBC as well as going to watch some of the programmes being filmed. Been here many times over the past few years. Great staff.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting the BBC at Media City in Salford is a good experience for all ages . The audience areas and studios are bright and spacious and outside you can see the Blue Peter garden while inside there is a Tardis and mini sets from East...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

My husband and I had a great day being taken on the Media City Tour with two excellent tour guides, Tom and Lee. The tour was an hour and a half and was very interesting. The guides were very knowledgeable and helpful. We would recommend...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Have joined the online free ticket ballot system and been successful in getting tickets for different concerts. Once you have been awarded tickets usually two and printed them off you make your way to the home of the BBC Philharmonic at Media City. Parking in...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Easy to park near, easy to find and plenty to see. Cafe close and it’s interestingly see what goes on behind the scenes

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

After trying for some time we managed two tickets for Question of Sport at the BBC Studio at Media City on the 11th October 2017. Yes - you have to queue to get your tickets validated and pass through airport style security to get into...More

Thank Terry B
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Visited for a recording of "A Question of Sport", and had a great time. Access was made easy, the staff were helpful and knew their roles, the place was nice and clean and the facilities were excellent.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Well what a disappointing day. Excited because finally we were successful in getting tickets for Question of Sport recording at Media city. Brilliant We arrived at the BBC at 12.30, tickets stipulated validation at 1.30,entry at 2.30 and recording at 3. The receptionist in the...More

Thank Gill S
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DeuceDeuceUK
15 January 2018|
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Response from Terry B | Reviewed this property |
We have been to Media City a couple of times and did not see any merchandise shops in any of the three studio complexes. Try the BBC website. Hope this helps Terry
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