Buy your gift voucher for our popular TV backstage tour here.
Take a look behind the scenes of Germany's largest production facility for TV, film and soap formats - the MMC Film & TV Studios Cologne.
ATTENTION This is a gift voucher to give away. You can buy a ticket for your guided tour in our SHOP
TV Backstage Tour
The MMC Film & TV Studios Cologne - home of TV series like "Unter uns" or "Alles was zählt" and the production site of numerous TV shows like "Let's Dance", "X Factor", "Genial Daneben", "Der Deutsche Comedypreis", "Das Spiel beginnt!", "Die Höhle der Löwen" and many more. Be where Sir Ben Kingsley went down in cinema history in the historical epic "The Medicus".
Find out how a studio or series set is equipped, how green screen shots are made, how many employees are needed to realize a TV production, what happens during commercial breaks or what it feels like to stand in front of a running camera.
Depending on availability, you will visit studio rooms, green screen, direction and mask, workshop, outdoor set and much more.
DUration 90 minutes
Date by request
Adults 15,00 €* p.p.
Reduced 10,00 €* p.p.
Discounts are available for participants from 7 up to and including 16 years of age, as well as schoolchildren, students and severely disabled persons from 70%. Please always show your ID before the tour!
Children up to 6 years are free of charge.
ATTENTION This is a gift voucher to give as a gift. You can buy a ticket for your guided tour in our SHOP
* All prices are retail prices according to § 25 UStG. In the case of companies, depending on taxation, the legally prescribed value added tax will be charged additionally. According to this paragraph we are subject to the special regulation for travel agencies within the taxation of travel services. A separate UStG is therefore not permitted for private individuals. In the case of companies subject to VAT, the statutory turnover tax is additionally levied on the total price.
With us you can buy with the following payment possibilities:
Prepayment - plus 5,00 € fee
The invoice will be sent to you after ordering by mail. After the amount has been credited to our account, your ticket will be activated (e-mail) or sent when it is shipped. Please note that this process can take up to five days.
Paypal - free of charge
Data security is guaranteed by SSL encryption, i.e. your data is not recorded on our server but entered into PayPal itself. You will be forwarded directly to the PayPal site to complete the payment. After successful entry, you will automatically return to our online shop.
Sofortüberweisung with Klarna - free of charge
To select this payment method, you need an online banking account.
11 days before your appointment you can cancel free of charge.
10 - 4 days before the date 50 % of the total price will be charged.
from 3 days before the date 100 % of the total price will be charged
Ticket insurance included - zero risk for you in the event of illness
Meeting point: MMC Studios Cologne, Am Coloneum 1 ( access via Von-Hünefeld-Straße ! ) 50829 Köln
IMPORTANT!!! Access by bus and car is only possible via Von-Hünefeld-Straße. NOT old Escher, - or Butzweiler road. Here you are led to the supplier entrance!
Registration: 15 minutes before the start at the cloakroom in the MMC Cafe / main entrance on the right.
DOWNLOAD DESCRIPTION: Directions, checklist and AGB´s will be sent to you together with the invoice by mail after the purchase.
You can view and print them at any time at http://mmc-info.helikon-events.de
Arrival by train:
From Cologne main station take tram no. 5 in the direction of Butzweilerhof/Ossendorf to the terminus "Sparkasse am Butzweilerhof". Continue 8-10 minutes on foot, see map.
Arrival by car A57 exit Longerich :
Coming from Cologne, follow the signs "Butzweilerhof" and "Medienzentrum". Turn left into "Millitärringstraße", next left into "Alte Escher Straße", then right into "Von-Hünefeld-Straße".
Coming from Krefeld/Neuss, go straight ahead across the crossroads onto "Von-Hünefeld-Straße". The MMC is on the left hand side. There is a large parking lot in front of the building.
Parking fee: 3,50 € / 1 hour - each additional hour 2,50 €. Free parking is also available in the surrounding area.
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Please note that the MMC Studios are not a museum or scenery park, but an active production company in which the many shows, series and films that you enjoy watching on television or in the cinema are shot every day.
Therefore, please understand that due to production reasons we cannot show you all studios and rooms on the MMC premises, rehearsals and shootings cannot be attended and that changes to the programme may occur at short notice due to various work processes.
The studio rooms are not heated and the studio tour also takes place outside. Please wear appropriate clothing.
The guided tour is suitable for wheelchair users!
After your order all necessary information, order confirmation/invoice, route description, checklist and general terms and conditions will be sent to you by e-mail.
Groups and companies are happy to supplement with:
- Fotobooth action with the Hollywood props box
- And Action... shoot your own TV show
- Prizes for the award ceremony
- Champagne reception with the flying champagne bar
- Visit to a TV show
- Make-up artist campaign
- Dining in the studio or film room
- Teambuilding or TV-Coaching
- City tour through Cologne or visit to the brewery