TV Backstage GruppenführungTV expert tour

In the expert tour of the MMC Film & TV Studios we offer you a look into the areas of direction, equipment, production and set design. Learn how film and TV works from a professional in an area of your choice. Specific questions requested! More info...
Adults 28,00 €* p.p. from 20 persons
Discounted 22,00 €* p.p. from 20 persons

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Surcharge for Sundays and holidays: 20€ one-time payment
Surcharge for English: 20€ one-time payment
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  • Tour description

    Book your group tour "TV expert tour" here.

    This is where the professionals come in!
    We offer expert tours through the MMC Film & TV Studios for the areas of directing, equipment, production and set design.
    In the first hour, you will take a look behind the scenes of studio rooms, make-up sets and much more with the studio guide. In another hour, you will meet the professional of your choice, e.g. the technical director, the production director, the set designer...
    Accompanied by the professional, you will continue through the area of your choice, as far as possible. Here you will have the opportunity to discuss specific questions and, if necessary, to have certain operations demonstrated directly.

    Depending on availability, you will visit

    • Film & TV studios
    • Control rooms
    • Green-screen studio (here you can also get active yourself!)
    • various set constructions and outdoor backdrops
    • Stage construction workshops
    • make-up room
    • the selection with your professional
    • you will see a short video-based introduction about the use of visual effects (VFX) in TV series and movies
    • Finally, you are invited to take your personal souvenir photo in our Hollywood corner or in front of the press photo wall

    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", "Die Höhle der Löwen"," X Factor," "Genial Daneben," "Das Spiel beginnt!" and many more. Be there where Sir Ben Kingsley made cinema history in the historical epic "The Medicus."
    The tour can be supplemented by a subsequent one-hour TV workshop, "And Action 1," where you can take action yourself. Go in front of and behind the camera, look over the director's shoulder and then discuss the recording with the professionals in picture and sound direction. As a highlight, you will receive the film recordings on DVD 1 week later. The event is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • Duration / Prices

    • Duration 120 minutes
    • dates daily as desired

    • adults 28,00 €* p.p. from 20 persons
    • Reduced 22,00 €* p.p. from 20 persons onwards
    • Participants from 7 to 16 years, as well as pupils, students, severely handicapped persons from 70% are entitled to a discount. Please always show your ID before the tour! Children up to 6 years are free of charge!

    Attention: Please note that group tours can be filled up with additional individual guests. You would like to be with your guests among themselves? Then book our exclusive tour!
    Exclusive Tour 650,00 €* Package up to max. 20 persons
    group size

    the group rate is valid for at least 20 participants
    of course we also set a desired date for groups with less than 20 participants. Please note, however, that you will then have to pay for at least 20 participants
    up to 40 participants per tour
    parallel tours up to 160 persons - offset up to 240 persons - possible
    SUGGESTIONS - at certain times and for foreign languages the price of the guided tour increases as follows

    • for foreign languages 20,00 €* one time per group - please let us know your wish
    • evening tours start from 20:00 20,00 €* one time per group 
    • on Sundays and public holidays 20,00 €* once per group

    Note: The maximum surcharge per group is 40,00 €*. Therefore, even if three surcharges are due per guided tour, please enter only two.
    * All prices are final consumer prices according to § 25 UStG. For companies, depending on the taxation, the statutory VAT will be charged additionally. According to this paragraph we are subject to the special regulation for travel agencies within the taxation of travel services. Therefore, in the case of private individuals, a separate VAT is not allowed. For companies subject to VAT, the statutory VAT is additionally charged on the total price.
  • Payment options

    The following payment methods are currently available:

    Sofortüberweisung, PayPal, on account and prepayment (bank transfer)*.

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    Prepayment - plus 5,00 € fee | *Only possible until 5 days before event!
    The invoice will be sent to you by mail after ordering. After the amount has been credited to our account, your ticket will be activated (E Mail), or sent to you when it is shipped. Please note that this process can take up to five days.

    With PayPal you can pay easily and securely without cash. You will be redirected to the PayPal page to complete the payment. After a successful transaction, you will automatically be taken back to our online store.

    Instant bank transfer with Klarna
    Pay your purchase directly after order completion with your usual online banking data
  • Cancellation


    11 days before the 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 

    Cancellations must always be made in writing by email to
  • Meeting point

    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 Alte Escher- or Butzweiler Straße. Here you will be guided to the suppliers entrance!
    Registration: 15 minutes before the start at the checkroom in the MMC Cafe / main entrance on the right.


    Arrival by train:
    From Cologne main station take streetcar line 5 direction Butzweilerhof/Ossendorf to
    last stop "Sparkasse am Butzweilerhof". Further 8-10 minutes walk, see map.

    Arrival by car A57 exit Longerich:
    Coming from Cologne, follow the signs to "Butzweilerhof" and "Medienzentrum". Turn left onto "Millitärringstraße", next left onto "Alte Escher Straße", then turn right onto "Von-Hünefeld- Straße".
    Coming from Krefeld/Neuss, go straight across the intersection onto "Von-Hünefeld- Straße". MMC is located on the left side. There is a large parking lot in front of the building.

    Parking fee: 3,50 € / 1 hour - each additional hour 2,50 €. There are free parking spaces in the immediate vicinity.
  • Customer info

    After your booking, the order confirmation/invoice will be sent to you by mail.
    You can find more documents in our: Download area
    The tour is suitable for strollers and wheelchairs.

    Please note that MMC Studios is not a museum or a scenery park, but an active production facility where the many shows, series and movies you love to watch on TV or in the cinema are filmed every day. Therefore, please understand that we cannot show you all studios and rooms on the MMC premises due to production reasons, that we are not allowed to visit rehearsals and shoots in progress, and that there may be changes to the program at short notice due to ongoing productions and work processes.The studio rooms are not heated and the studio tour also takes place outside.
    We ask that you dress appropriately.

    • Photobooth action with the Hollywood prop box.
    • And Action...shoot your own TV show
    • Prizes for the award ceremony
    • champagne reception with the flying champagne bar
    • Visit of a TV show
    • Make-up artist action
    • Dinner in the studio or film studio
    • Teambuilding or TV coaching
    • Guided tour of Cologne or visit to a brewery

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