Universal Studios Hollywood is a theme park and film studio located in the neighborhoods of Los Angeles. It is one of the oldest and most famous Hollywood film studios that is still in use today. It was initially created to offer tours of the real Universal Studios sets.
It was founded in 1915 as a movie studio, and in 1964 it opened to the public as a movie studio tour. Today, it is a full-fledged theme park that attracts millions of visitors every year for its thrilling rides, live shows, seasonal events, and attractions based on popular movies and TV shows. It offers a variety of attractions for all ages and interests.
Visitors must not miss experiencing the world-famous Studio Tour to see sets and soundstages used in famous movies and TV shows, and even encounter some of their favorite movie characters on the tour.
Here are some of the things you can do in Universal Studios Hollywood:
Experience the thrilling rides:
Universal Studios Hollywood is known for its thrilling rides such as Jurassic World: The Ride, Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, Jurassic World Ride, the Simpson Ride, Flight of the Hippogriff, Transformers 3D ride, etc.
Watch the shows:
Watch a variety of live entertainment shows such as WaterWorld®, special effect shows, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, and many more.
Take the Studio Tour:
The Studio Tour takes you behind the scenes of Hollywood’s biggest movies and TV shows. You can see the sets and soundstages of famous films and TV shows such as Jaws, King Kong, and Psycho.
Meet your favorite characters:
You can meet and take photos with your favorite characters such as SpongeBob SquarePants, the Minions, and the Transformers.
CityWalk is a shopping and dining complex located adjacent to Universal Studios Hollywood. It has several restaurants, bars, and shops.
Visit the Universal CityWalk Cinema:
The Universal CityWalk Cinema is a state-of-the-art theater that shows the latest movies.
Indulge in food and Shopping:
Universal Studios Hollywood offers a wide range of dining options, from quick snacks to sit-down restaurants. You can also shop for souvenirs and merchandise from your favorite movies and TV shows at the park's many shops.
100 Universal City Plaza, Los Angeles, CA, United States