A $25.00 value, FREE with your New York Explorer Pass!
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If you’ve never been to a movie or TV set before, you’re in for a real treat. What happens behind the scenes is totally fascinating. Bonus: Your tour guide gives you insider tips for scoring tickets to everything from The Late Show to Jon Stewart.
Film and television buffs everywhere—take note! New York City is a veritable paradise of filming locations and home to so many of the celebrities we as a nation adore. Your trip to New York need not consist only of trips to museums and a visit to Times Square with other glossy-eyed tourists. You can instead choose to take this super-hip tour of New York’s greatest movie locations and film sets. Gear up to play paparazzi for the day and take a tour that might just result in a celebrity sighting!
HoursTicket office: Daily, 9:00am-5:00pm Tour Times: March 15-April 30. Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 12:00pm May 1-August 31: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 12:00pm September 1-November 30: Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday at 12:00pm
ClosingsDecember 2-March 15 June 9 All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.
Redemption InstructionsYou must bring your Explorer Pass to the On Location Tours Office (10 W. 37th St., 10th floor) to book your tour. This is not the departure point; that will be provided upon booking.
Reservation InstructionsReservations cannot be made prior to your arrival in New York City, and cannot be made over the phone.
NoteThis is a walking tour, so we recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes. It is also popular and sells out quickly – tours offered based on availability.
Address6 West 37th Street 2nd floor New York, NY 10018
Public TransportationBy Subway: 1, 2, or 3 (Seventh Avenue Lines), A, C or E (Eighth Avenue Subway) to 34th Street/Penn Station. Also B, D, F, N, Q, R or Path to 34th Street/Avenue of the Americas.
On Location Tours’ New York TV and Movie Sites trip takes you to New York’s most beloved movie locations, as well as to live film-sets and to the doorsteps of many of your favorite celebrities.
New York City’s only TV and movie tour company, On Location Tours takes guests on bus tours that boast a unique offering of stops, allowing passengers to get off the bus and “eat, drink, and dance” at the hot spots you’ll recognize from the big, and the small screen. Get a unique look at the filming locations of Friends, Seinfeld, Ugly Betty, The Sopranos, 30 Rock, and Law & Order, among others.
Get up close and personal on the sites of such blockbusters as When Harry Met Sally (remember the diner scene?); I am Legend, Ghostbusters, Spider-Man, and The Devil Wears Prada. See the outside of Peter Parker’s apartment, go inside the Friends apartment building, and check out the firehouse from Ghostbusters! On Location Tours New York allows for an intimate experience and lets you see where those magical moments from many of your favorite films took place.
New York is said to be the most filmed city in the world. After a visit here, you’ll understand why. And after a trip with On Location Tours, you will feel like you’ve become a part of American cinematic history! Take home some awesome memories, photographs and bragging rights after a tour of New York’s most happening film sets. Bonus? Your tour guide will not only be a licensed tour guide, but will also be a local actor or actress who has worked on the sets and can give you the real inside scoop!