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BBC Tour at MediaCityUK

Bbc | MediaCityUK, Salford M50 2EQ, England
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Lightweight Tour

Ok so let’s start by saying we visited for my husband’s birthday. He is a huge fan of the BBC. He... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jessimo
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Easy on a Sunday Morning

We had enjoyed the BBC Broadcasting House tour in London a few years back and when visiting Salford... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
CharfieldPTC
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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 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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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bbc | MediaCityUK, Salford M50 2EQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Ok so let’s start by saying we visited for my husband’s birthday. He is a huge fan of the BBC. He is very interested in the programmes mentioned on the website for the tour, such as Match of the Day (first one mentioned on the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had enjoyed the BBC Broadcasting House tour in London a few years back and when visiting Salford booked up for the Media City tour. As the other reviews say, you get to see different things. I liked seeing the empty shells that they create...More

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely 5 star review!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great tour with super guides Liz and Steve. We recorded a radio drama with Foley effects, visited studios, read the news and weather, found out how the presenters like their coffee. Lots of photo ops. Our guides made it such fun yet we learned...More

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely 5 Star review! Glad to hear you enjoyed your tour.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides Chris and Lee were great with both informative and fun facts. The tour lasted 1.5 hours and was well organised. From reading the news, presenting the weather, play music on 6 music and playing copycat games being in the Blue Peter studios it...More

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review, it's very much appreciated!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service from all staff. I rang to explain I would be late & they fully accommodated me. I was solo and We were a small group so we took part in all the fun activities of giving a radio drama to me presenting the...More

Thank Angela M
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We very much appreciate you taking the time to give us a lovely 5 star review!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have experienced the BBC Tour in London and that was great. This one didn’t disappoint either. The guides were very knowledgeable and informative and the tour visited studios and other usually unseen places. If your going to be in the area book your tour...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely 5 Star review. Great to hear you enjoyed your Tour!

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The BBC tour is value for money. Very informative and educational for both TV and radio there’s plenty of photo opportunities.  Our guides Jules and Johnny were excellent, they knew everything and were extremely friendly

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely 5 star review!

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

The BBC tour is value for money. You’ll learn a lot about broadcasting and there’s great photo opportunities. Our guides Jodie and Lee were excellent. They knew everything and were extremely friendly. The lady at the check in - sorry I didn’t get her name...More

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely 5 star review! So glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We went on the CBBC tour on Saturday. It was great, really interesting and informative. The two tour leaders were very good, kept all the kids engaged. Would definitely recommend this tour.

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and the 5 stars! Glad you enjoyed the tour.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

I was bought the tour as a Christmas present and thoroughly enjoyed it. All the staff were friendly and efficient, whilst the tour guides were knowledgeable, keeping it interesting with a balance of insider information and humour. The tour lasts for about an hour and...More

1  Thank Colin B
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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review, its very much appreciated!

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Marcha27
18 February 2018|
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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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Beryl G
8 January 2018|
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Adults: £11.75 Children: £7.75 Concessions: £10.75 Students: £10.25 Family: 34.25 Visit our website for full details
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Hi you can find all the details on our website. Please search for us on the BBC website Many thanks
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