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BBC Tour at MediaCityUK

Bbc | MediaCityUK, Salford M50 2EQ, England
+44 370 901 1227
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Interesting and Informative

We visited media city and had booked a BBC Tour as the children are always fascinated by the Media... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wattsy1972
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Banbury
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Great fun at BBC media city tour

Very interesting tour,was shown how sound effects are made for radio productions, full tour of blue... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kathysS3825QK
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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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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  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited media city and had booked a BBC Tour as the children are always fascinated by the Media City area on visits to Manchester. A smallish group (20) were on our tour. Both guides were very knowledgeable and tailored the tour well to the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting tour,was shown how sound effects are made for radio productions, full tour of blue peter studio, even got to become the weather forecast reader. Most fun I've had for ages, very good value, our tour guides were great.

Thank kathysS3825QK
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and a lovely 5 Stars! Delighted to hear you enjoyed your tour.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A tour is often 'made' by the guides. We were lucky to have Shaun and Julie on the 10.30am. Both put their heart and souls into the tour and were extremely interesting. Took about two hours and well worth it. Would heartily recommend. Thanks.

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

Thank you for your lovely 5* review! Glad you enjoyed your recent tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK.

Reviewed 10 January 2018

An excellent tour, the guides were very well informed and interesting, really enjoyed seeing the various studios and how programmes are made, very good

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

I'm so pleased that you thought your recent tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK was excellent and that you found it very interesting. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

This was our second visit to take the main tour of BBC Media City UK having taken the CBeebies tour some years ago. We did visit some of the same places again but also saw some new ones and it was especially good to see...More

Thank Simon W
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

It's great to read that you came back for your second tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK! Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review.

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We recently went on the tour with our 2 girls aged 9 and 11. All 4 of us were completely engrossed from the minute we began. Our 2 guides, Jodie and Liz were very knowledgable and entertaining. They even gave my 11 year old wanna...More

Thank maff1
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. It's great to read that you and your family found the tour of the BBC at MediaCity so engrossing and entertaining! I'll pass on your lovely feedback to Liz and Jodie

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

I did the tour of the BBC in Manchester and was super impressed. Our tour guides Tommy and Paul were lively, super nice and very informative. This tour allows great behind the scene insights into news, radio and television production which I found to be...More

Thank Amit D
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Wow! What a great 5* review! I'll pass on your lovely feedback to Tommy and Paul. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived early on the Sunday all 22 of us . welcomed in with a smile by your security officer Bryan . Before two more sweethearts arrived . Sarah and tommy our guides . We were searched and took on the tour . Great day...More

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely 5* review. I'm so pleased to read you enjoyed your recent tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK.

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I have to admit I was looking forward to this behind-the-scenes tour with my teenage son, and l certainly wasn't disappointed. We went on a Sunday morning and therefore got to see more but l guess missed out on the atmosphere of a media organisation...More

Thank Alec C
BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

It's lovely to read that you and your son enjoyed your recent tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK. Thank you for taking the time to write such a great 5* review!

Reviewed 12 November 2017

I had been looking forward to seeing behind the scenes for ages in our trip from NZ, however what a disappointment. We turned up as instructed 15 minutes early to find the majority of the group were late which delayed it. The group that were...More

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BBCTour, Manager at BBC Tour at MediaCityUK, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and I'm so sorry to read how disappointed you were with your tour at the weekend. I've spoken to the Guides who were working and they agreed that it was a very difficult morning. I...More

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Beryl G
8 January 2018|
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Response from BBCTour | Property representative |
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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Beryl G
8 January 2018|
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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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Eamonn K
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Hi thanks for getting in touch. Usually during the football season The Match of The Day studio isn't available on Fridays or Saturdays due to the production schedules. Best wishes
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