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BBC Television Centre

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Wood Lane | White City Tube, London W12 7RJ, England
+44 870 603 0304
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A backstage tour of the most famous television centre in the world.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
14 Jun 2017
“Not open any longer but...”
17 Nov 2016
“Unfortunately no longer in existence!”
Wood Lane | White City Tube, London W12 7RJ, England
+44 870 603 0304
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

I was given a Tour of the BBC as a birthday present. What a great couple of hours. Although slightly chaotic because the space is so restricted, getting behind the scenes was absolutely fascinating. Our tour guides, Ben and Maddie were a delight, they were...More

Thank gingerfoxesmum
Reviewed 15 July 2014

A great tour with interesting facts and information. Good interactive activities such as weather, looking at the newsfloor, match of the day set and taking part in a game show. Brilliant day!

1  Thank BettyHP
Reviewed 13 May 2014

We took a late afternoon tour which lasted an hour and a half and gave an overview of what happens in this magnificent building. The two guides were knowledgeable and helpful as well as delivering their 'script' extremely well. The workings of the news floor...More

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 2 February 2014

The tour was very well supervised by two very enthusiastic guides, (Ben and Maddy). the tour was very informative and thoroughly enjoyed.

1  Thank JR1948
Reviewed 29 November 2013

I was looking forward to the visit around a fantastic organisation and it's rich history over 90 years. What we got was more suitable for children, and a superficial and glib commentary for the most part. It was good to see the main newsroom layout...More

2  Thank artyone1
Reviewed 22 November 2013

My husband and I have just arrived back from London having stayed for a couple of nights. One morning we had booked a tour of the BBC centre. Our allotted time was a 10.30 tour and we were asked to arrive 15 mins before( very...More

4  Thank 215Jen215
Reviewed 25 September 2013

WOW - what a brilliant tour. We looked over the Newsroom with the News/Weather being being presented and all the support staff busily acquiring the news of the day for them to present. The commentary from Mark and Mandy? (her first tour although you would...More

1  Thank alsy30
Reviewed 17 September 2013

My daughter Veronica (15) and I Roland (60) have been visiting the BBC studios at Portland Place on the 5th September, 2013. Stephen and Jamie have been our guides, and were leading us through this huge complex which was quite fascinating! We were a small...More

1  Thank Trallalla2013
Reviewed 10 April 2013

If you never saw the iconic building before it closed..... then this is for you. It's a 2 hour walking tour of the whole building: http://youtu.be/Pmh3szc5yik

2  Thank 444AndrewG
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Loved the tour - loved the sights and loved seeing Richard Hammond in the canteen!! So sad that we were some of the last people to see it in its original state it should not be closed

1  Thank kievro
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4 October 2015|
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Response from WMIM | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the late reply but have only just seen your question. The previous answer is utterly wrong and completely misleading, I'm sorry to say. The Television Centre at Wood Green was Vacated by the BBC 3 years or more... More
Kate S
31 August 2015|
Response from WMIM | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the late reply but have only just seen your question. You may well already know this by now, but BBC News Channel and some other TV shows including 'The One Show' have moved to BBC Broadcasting House in Portland... More