MediaCityUK Manchester is home to many companies but the BBC, who is also based here, offer tours of their studios and facilities. Your group will have the opportunity to see inside the BBC’s offices and studios where some of the BBC shows are created and walk in the footsteps of some of your favourite celebrities.
The BBC films programmes here such as Match of the Day, A Question of Sport, Mastermind, BBC Breakfast, CBBC, Blue Peter, BBC Sport, to name a few. The tour of the studios also includes a tour guide who will show you the most interesting places on-set and give you information on how TV and radio works. You can have a go as a newsreader or weather presenter in their interactive news and weather studio.
The BBC studios at MediaCityUK offers youngsters and primary schools an excellent chance to visit the sets of some of children’s favourite programmes like Blue Peter. The CBBC Interactive Tour lasts about 90 minutes and is extremely popular so contact us to check availability.Ask a Question Get a Quote
Morning: Departure from school and travel to Manchester.
Afternoon: Arrival in Manchester and admission to see the BBC MediaCity Studio Tour. See some of the famous sets and props used in your favourite BBC shows as well as information from industry experts relating to the Media & Film Studies. After the studio tour, your group can enjoy Manchester at their leisure.