A $35.00 value, FREE with your Go Los Angeles Card!
What do “The Wizard of Oz,” “Men in Black” and “Spider-Man” have in common? They were all filmed at the famed Sony Pictures Studio. Get the insider’s scoop on the movies, TV shows and commercials that have been shot here. Note: Must be 13 or older.
Please note: This is a working studio, and as such, only those over the age of 12 are permitted on this tour. Studio tours are available only by reservation and only on weekdays.
Take the Sony Pictures Studio Tour and step back in time to the era when the sensation of the big screen was first capturing the attention of the world. Located on one of the world’s most famous studio lots, this walking tour gives you a rare look into the glory days of old Hollywood and an insider’s view of a state-of-the-art motion picture studio. Enjoy a stroll through the home of the Yellow Brick Road and Munchkinland of Wizard of Oz fame, the Men in Black battles, and Spider-Man! A dynamic and informed tour guide will give you insight into the entertainment industry, and take you to the sets of such shows as Jeopardy!, and Wheel of Fortune.
HoursMonday-Friday, departures at 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm
ClosingsSaturday-Sunday,New Year’s Day,Memorial Day,July 4th,Labor Day,Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.
Redemption InstructionsIncluded Studio Tour, plus 15% savings on apparel and souvenirs at the exclusive Studio Emporium with the Go Los Angeles Card.
Reservation InstructionsReservations highly recommended. Reservations for Go Card customers must be made between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm PST. Phones are forwarded to an answering service after 5:00 pm. The answering service cannot accommodate Go Card reservations. A credit card number may be required to secure your reservation.
NoteAlthough Children over 12 years old are welcome, there is not a child rate for this tour. So unfortunately the Sony Studio Tour is only included on the adult card.
Free underground parking available at Sony Pictures Plaza. Tour times are subject to change; please call between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm to confirm.
Address10000 West Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
Public TransportationMetro: go to: www.mta.net
Sony Pictures Studio—once the home of MGM—is located in Culver City, and also houses the division’s film companies, Columbia Pictures and TriStar Pictures. The studio is home to an impressive sixteen sound studios. Your Sony Pictures Studio Tour guides will shed light on the entertainment industry with tales from cinematic history. You will be taken to the sets of various shows filmed at the studio (pending stage availability). Filled with movie, television and commercial productions each day, you never know what—or who—will be just around the corner!
Your tour of Sony Pictures Studio includes free parking, as well as access to the exclusive Studio Emporium—an awesome opportunity to purchase memorabilia from your favorite Sony films. For example, you can pick up reasonably priced themed t-shirts from Ghostbusters, Karate Kid, and Smurfs, or movie collectibles and DVDs.
Watch an artist create a scenic backdrop, visit the various impressive sound stages at the studio, and experience tapings of your favorite programs. Visitors to Sony Pictures Studio can also enjoy lunch on the lot—keep your eyes peeled for stars and celebs!