About NBC Studio Tour
The NBC Studio Tour has been a premier attraction in New York City since 1933. The tour provides a behind the scenes look at television production in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. On your journey through 30 Rockefeller Plaza two NBC Pages will serve as your ambassadors to the world of television. Each tour begins with a screening of the History of Television in the private NBC Sharp Globe Theater. This high-definition short film highlights classic clips of television milestones from the past to the present and gives you a glimpse of what the future of television might hold. Then its off to the studios to visit where some of todays most popular television shows are created and produced - NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams - Football Night in America - MSNBC - Saturday Night Live - The Today Show - Late Night with Jimmy Fallon - The Dr. Oz Show Peer into the hub of NBCs worldwide media distribution at the always active Broadcast Operations Center the heartbeat of the operation. The tours next stop is the Studio Make-up Room where visitors can view a special effects and prosthetics demonstration from our award winning artists. After learning everything there is to know about television you will be ready to star in your very own show. Volunteer to read the news or give a weather demonstration in the High Definition Mini-control Studio. Complete the tour in the NBC Experience Store with the opportunity to view photos and video of your NBC Studio tour experience. Operating Hours Monday to Saturday 0830 - 1730 Sunday 0930 - 1630 Includes - Studio tour - Audio guides in Spanish French German Italian and Mandarin Excludes - Meals and drinks - Tips and gratuities - Optional activity costs - Personal expenses Please Note - Your tour is not guaranteed until you have called to confirm your booking and reserve a ticket - time slot. The number will be provided in the voucher upon booking. - It is strongly recommended that you reserve your tour as soon as possible to guarantee your preferred tour time. - You may choose your visit date any time within operating hours. - The tours leave exactly on time and there are no exceptions for late additions. - Due to security reasons children under the age of six will not be permitted on tour. - This tour can only accommodate a maximum of 30 participants per departure. - Due to the very limited number of available seats on the tour the NBC Studio Tour enforces a strict policy of no refunds no exchanges and no rescheduling.