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Paramount Pictures - Studio Tours

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Address: 5555 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-3989
Phone Number:
+1 323-956-1777
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Explore over a century of Hollywood history and witness more in the making...

Explore over a century of Hollywood history and witness more in the making at the Studio where it all began - Paramount Pictures - the only major Studio actually located in Hollywood. During your visit, you’ll see where some of the most celebrated motion pictures and TV shows are made.

On the tour, led by an engaging Studio Page, you will visit iconic locations like the legendary Bronson Gate, New York Street Backlot, and the Prop Warehouse. You'll arrive a welcomed guest and leave a true industry insider

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I was shocked when my husband said he was willing to pay the admission fee because the tour was something unique. The four of us had our own guide who even provided us with... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was shocked when my husband said he was willing to pay the admission fee because the tour was something unique. The four of us had our own guide who even provided us with ponchos as it was raining that day and we were unprepared. Jasmine was a wonderful guide who was able to keep us all interested for the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to have a free guided tour. If we had paid for it ($55) I think we would have been disappointed. But for free it wasn't bad.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I took a group of 30 students there a few days ago and had an outstanding experience. Our three tour guides, Andrew, Cody, and Lauren S., went above and beyond to ensure that we had an amazing tour experience. The tour's pace was perfect with great insights on the television and movie production world. The multiple stages we saw had... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is such a waste of money! ($55 per person) Such a tourist trap! They even have a deal with the parking lot across the street, to charge $12 (for one hour!) all those who came for a studio tour. The parking attendant asks you if you are booked for a tour. Why? Now the tour...it is an expensive golf... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Brittany was our guide and did an excellent job. The tour is a must-do if you are in the area. My 'title' says it all - absolutely fascinating. (I wish we'd done the 4 hour tour instead of the 2 hour one.)

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Los Angeles and studio tours were a top priority on our list. One good thing to note is that children are not allowed under the age of 8 on the tours. Upon arrival we were given a Paramount Pass with your name on it, which was a great keepsake item. I encourage you to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I took the "After Dark Tour" and it was awesome! Before the tour you were given a Paramount Pass with your name on it - great keepsake - water and champagne. Halfway through the tour popcorn and movie candy was provided. The entire tour is on foot and it lasts 21/2 hours. It was a very intimate... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are into movies, you have to go on the studio tour of Paramount Pictures. For 55$ you get a 2 hours guided tour, Sarah (our guide) was very professional and time flew! We saw many places and artifacts that we knew from movie, it's almost like being part of it. You are not allowed to walk on your... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband, 2 daughters and I booked the 2 hour studio tour and had Adrian as our guide. He was excellent!! Have nothing but high praises for this excellent tour that is so well done. Adrian was an awesome guide who was super knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. He took the time to take our 2 daughters as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Only had a few hours to do a Hollywood Studio tour and decided to go to Paramount for the regular tour. It was so nice to be with just 6 other guests in a golf cart and be able to ask questions, see a studio and hear about all the film, tv history.

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