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Sony Pictures Studios

Sony Pictures Studios |

Event Location

3990 Overland Ave
Culver City, CA 90232
Map of Sony Pictures Studios, 3990 Overland Ave, Culver City

Take the Sony Pictures Studios Tour and step back into a legendary time. Located on one of the world's most famous studio lots, our walking tour gives you a rare glimpse of old Hollywood's glory days and an insider's view of a state-of-the-art motion picture studio.

The Movies
Not only is this the studio where the Yellow Brick Road once wound through Munchkin Land, it is also the place where the agents from 'Men In Black' battled aliens from outer space and Spider-Man catapulted from skyscraper to skyscraper. Our dynamic studio tour guides will shed light on the film and television production process by taking you to various soundstages and by sharing tales of days gone by. You may even have the chance to visit the sets of the hit game shows 'Jeopardy!' or 'Wheel of Fortune.'

About the Tour
The Sony Pictures Studios tour offers visitors a unique behind-the-scenes experience, providing insights into the world of filmmaking and the history of Sony Pictures Entertainment. It allows guests to explore the iconic studio lot, discover the sets of famous movies and television shows, and gain a deeper understanding of the film production process.

During the tour, you can expect to learn about the rich history of Sony Pictures Studios, which encompasses more than a century of filmmaking. You'll discover interesting facts about the studio's origins, notable films produced on the lot, and the evolution of the entertainment industry. The tour guides, who are often knowledgeable and passionate about the studio and its productions, share fascinating anecdotes and trivia along the way.

As you explore the studio lot, you'll have the opportunity to see various sound stages where movies and TV shows are filmed. You might even catch a glimpse of a set being built or witness the hustle and bustle of a production in action, depending on the timing and availability.

The tour may also take you to other areas of the studio, such as post-production facilities and editing suites, where you'll learn about the intricacies of sound mixing, visual effects, and the overall post-production process. This gives you a deeper appreciation for the level of craftsmanship and attention to detail involved in creating a film or television show.

Throughout the tour, you'll come across iconic landmarks within the studio lot, such as the rainbow-hued Columbia Pictures logo at the entrance and the famous 'MGM Building.' These landmarks serve as visual reminders of the studio's history and its impact on the entertainment industry.

Overall, the Sony Pictures Studios tour provides an engaging and informative experience for visitors, offering a glimpse into the world of filmmaking, the history of Sony Pictures Entertainment, and the collaborative efforts that go into creating the movies and TV shows we enjoy. It's an opportunity to learn about the art, craft, and business of Hollywood and gain a deeper appreciation for the magic that happens behind the scenes.



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