BBC Birmingham Tours

BBC Birmingham, The Mailbox, Birmingham, B1 1RF

Step inside the exciting world of broadcasting at BBC Birmingham! Peek behind the scenes of Midlands Today, BBC WM, Asian Network, and if you're lucky, the famous Archers studio.

Take a peek behind the scenes, sit in the presenter's chair at their local station or if production schedules permit, you might visit their radio drama studio, home to the famous 'Archers' series.

Their informative tour guides bring the fantastic TV and radio productions to life! Your guides will amaze you as they explain how the BBC get ideas from script to screen and how production teams work right up to the wire.

In the interactive room you'll be able to have a go at making your very own radio play or take part in a game of CBBC's 'Copy Cats'.



Opening times: Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday 10:30 and 13:00 (starting from November 2016)

Telephone:  0370 901 1227

WebsiteVisit BBC Tours website here

Twitter:  @bbcshowstours





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