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CNN Studio Tours

1 Cnn Ctr NW, 190 Marietta Street, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-2762
+1 404-827-2300
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Journey into the heart of CNN Worldwide and get an up-close look at global news in the making! Inside CNN is a 55 minute guided walking tour with exclusive views of Atlanta’s CNN studios and an exciting glimpse of news and broadcasting in action from the world headquarters of the Worldwide Leader in News. Take the Inside CNN VIP Tour for expanded access to CNN’s working studios! The Inside CNN VIP Tour runs daily (except Sunday) and includes a visit to the CNN newsrooms! And on Thursday mornings we’ll take you behind the scenes of HLN's morning show, Morning Express with Robin Meade, on our exclusive Morning Express with Robin Meade Tour. You’ll see the HLN Control Room and go inside HLN’s Studio H to watch a portion of the live broadcast in action!
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  • Average21%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 05:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1 Cnn Ctr NW, 190 Marietta Street, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-2762
+1 404-827-2300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome tour. It was just weird to watch CNN on tv all the time. And then actually see how everything is put together. All the ins and outs. Tour takes about a hour and a half. I recommend it to everyone.

Thank Brushwood1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Came to the 4:00 tour on a Sunday. Not a lot of action at the studios. Really enjoyed the green screen section, mock control room and film at the end of the tour. I did not enjoy our rude and snippy guide. Several times, she...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed the tour, but it was very short. Interesting to see how the network develops it's news and broadcast. Do have an opportunity to see a studio.

Thank hmiller80
Reviewed 2 days ago

Although we aren't big fans of CNN, this tour was still worth doing. My youngest son got to be part of the green screen demo. There are many people and departments working behind the scenes. It kept the attention of a 10 year old and...More

Thank WestTN
Reviewed 4 days ago

Not sure what I was expecting, but I was definitely expecting more. I did learn a lot. However, the guide does not deviate off script. No time for Q & A, except at the end. Felt this could have been accomplished better with a headset....More

Thank Vickie M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great Staycation activity. And with the way our media technology is always advancing locals can enjoy a new experience every couple of years. My son loved it. It's very interactive and exciting to see and participate. One of the main news anchors...More

Thank Kaylene L
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife has wanted to visit CNN for years and we were finally able to pull it off, including the Studio Tour. The only downside of the tour is the inability to take any pictures or videos after the first two stops on the tour....More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, so even though I was a little sad because I was not offered the "behind the scenes tour" when I bought my ticket, the experience was great and I give it 5 stars. There was a lot of information given by out tour guide...More

Thank MannyHdez1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Girl scout trip. It was cool to see the behind the scenes of CNN and the tour guide was very informative. There were many photo ops and we got several nice photos. Parking is a bit tough we went early and got into a pay...More

Thank Janie624
Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased a city pass for Atlanta and this was one of the included stops. The tour began with an extra long escalator ride to the 8th floor. At the end of the tour we found out this was the longest freestanding, unsupported escalator in...More

Thank Maryann S
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julie m
11 July 2017|
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Response from JBC1466 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others. It is a cool experience but perhaps not for a little one.
24 June 2017|
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Response from sjanderson6 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know when they tape. Nothing was being taped while we were there on Friday, but they were setting up for something that evening. NOt sure if you'd have a better chance with the VIP tour or not. Read other posts... More
Alison Z
30 November 2016|
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Response from Quantanik N | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It was pretty cool and the tour is a hour long.