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BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour

23 Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2LR, England
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We spent a great 2 hours today at BBC Bristol and thoroughly enjoyed it. The studios were very... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Ajh6823
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Bristol, United Kingdom
I'm A TV Presenter

I bought this as a present for my friends birthday and I can honestly say that we were not... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Naomi O
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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23 Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2LR, England
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

We spent a great 2 hours today at BBC Bristol and thoroughly enjoyed it. The studios were very quiet being a weekend but we still got to see all areas and loved the radio and tv interactive bits at the end! Tours must be pre...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Thank you very much for your comments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your tour.

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

I bought this as a present for my friends birthday and I can honestly say that we were not disappinted with our experience. Our guides were very knowledgable and informative. The best part for me was being able to make my own TV Show, where...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Thank you for your comments. We are delighted you enjoyed the tour of BBC Bristol despite not being able to enter the Points West studio on this occasion. We are a working building and no two tours are the same depending on filming and work...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

We really enjoyed our trip around the BBC, it’s a real hidden gem of things to do in Bristol. We had a behind the scenes tour of the TV and radio studios where we saw and learned much about the many interesting programmes, and their...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write a review of your tour of BBC Bristol. We are delighted you enjoyed it and we have passed on your comments to our Tour Guide - Pippa.

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

I did one of the BBC tours with a group this week and it was really fun and interesting: I finally grasped how green screen works! It was fully accessible, very important to me as I have a mobility challenge, and they had a wheelchair...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your BBC Bristol tour. We are very pleased that you had a positive and enjoyable experience. Your comments have been passed on to the tour guides.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Family group ranging dramatically in ages. Two hour tour. £10 pp. Got to see all aspects of the whole place. Saw newsroom, plus presenter. Got to see radio studio. There was interaction for everyone. Nobody made to feel they were in way despite fact people...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the BBC Bristol tour. We are so pleased you enjoyed it - the tour guides are always very happy to receive comments.

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

Went on the BBC Bristol tour, which was excellent value at £10 Pippa and Lauren were great and I was (unintentionally) with a school party - and it is designed and adapted to all levels and great to look behind the scenes with both the...More

Thank Ann L
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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank you Ann for your comments about the BBC Bristol tour. We are delighted you enjoyed the experience. Your comments have been passed on to Pippa and Lauren.

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Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

This tour was Absolutely brilliant! It was highly educational but fun at the same time! We saw everything from the radio broadcasting to the points west studio, where the weather is filmed on the roof, taught all about different techniques used for the nature programmes,...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thank you for your review of the BBC Bristol Tour - we are so pleased you enjoyed it. The Guides were delighted with your comments.

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Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit yesterday, and great value for money. It was good fun to have a go at the weather and the Archers radio play, and I enjoyed the visit round the studios and hear stories about Wendy the elephant! The tour leaders were...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2017

Thank you very much for your review of the BBC Bristol Tour. Tour guides Pippa and Meg will be so pleased that you took the time and trouble to write a review.

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Reviewed November 9, 2016

I couldn't speak higher of the Bristol Tours coordinator, Wendy Fraser who coordinates a unique and unforgettable experience. Our tour guides Pippa and Meg delivered a frighteningly knowledgable and fascinatingly insightful tour! These people really know their stuff and if you've ever wanted to see...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2016

Thanks very much for your comments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your tour of BBC Bristol.

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Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Our daughter is interested in a career in broadcast media so this was a great experience......but I would absolutely recommend this for anyone interested in a behind-the-scenes look at BBC Bristol. The two guides were friendly, professional, informative and clearly passionate about the work of...More

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BBCBristol, Manager at BBC Broadcasting House-Bristol Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2016

Thank you for your review of the BBC Bristol tour. We are so pleased that you found your visit useful for your daughter. Our guides are passionate about the tours, as you said and are always happy to provide information about the many and varied...More

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