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BBC Tour at MediaCityUK

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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...more
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Bbc | MediaCityUK, Salford M50 2EQ, England
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All reviews blue peter radio studio radio drama sound effects media city behind the scenes breakfast studio sound room radio station green screen studio set music studios morning set radio play tv centre sports desk plenty of photo opportunities
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Reviewed yesterday

This tour provides a fascinating insight into broadcasting with various studios included e.g. radio, sound affects and breakfast news. You can also have a go at presenting a weather forecast and breakfast news. The tour lasts about an hour and a half, Lee and Stevie...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved my recent visit to Media City. Tour was very informative and I particularly enjoyed the role play session “delivering the news”. Just waiting for my call back now that I’ve done the audition. 😂 Lots of places for food and drinks so will definitely...More

Thank SueH1773
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting tour. Fascinating to see how a small room with a table can be made to look so big on TV. Fun getting chance to be a news reader or weather girl. Amazing to see all the equipment in Match of the Day studio.

Thank Sue B
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time give us a lovely review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting tour led by Liz and Lee who were both brilliant. Really nice, lively, entertaining people who fed us lots of information while making the whole tour loads of fun. I thoroughly enjoyed taking part in a haunted house radio play! Really good to...More

Thank MKTee
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour guide had bounds of energy. We got to see the CBBC studio and had a little look around the props department. We also got to see some of the other studios too. My 9-year-old was so excited. Really informative too... the guides know...More

Thank ManchesterVibes
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad to hear you enjoyed your Tour. Thank you for the lovely review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had Liz and Lee who were both enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Something for all ages and a great way to spend an hour and a half.

1  Thank Claire P
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely comments!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the BBC tour with my 9 year old son & his grandparents. Our guides Mike & Lee were excellent,really informative & made the whole thing lots of fun which kids & adults alike loved. The tour gives you a great insight into the behind...More

Thank mariejones1
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for you lovely 5 star review. Great to hear you enjoyed your tour.

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We attended with friends and were looking forward to it as we previously had a great tour of the Coronation Street set. Our tour started at 3 o’clock on a Saturday afternoon. After id and security checks we were guided through the various sets. The...More

Thank Bordersgeezer
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review. It is very much appreciated!

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Stopping in the area we decided to go on the BBC tour. On booking it does state that there is no guarantee where the tour will tke you due to filming schedules. It last 1.5 hours and is well worth it. The tour guides are...More

Thank trammanNotts
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to give us a lovely review. Much appreciated!

Reviewed 21 September 2018

An interesting, interactive and informative tour of BBC Tv and radio studios. Made all the more fun with 2 great tour guides Paul and Chris. Definitely recommended.

Thank sutherlandmrsjulies
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad to hear you enjoyed your tour. Many thanks!

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Marcha27
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Hi, yes I'm sure your 9yr old and your 12yr old would both love our non CBBC tour.
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