Sightseeing in Studio City
From Universal Studios to the Staples Center, Studio City, California is brimming with sightseeing opportunities. Tourists and locals alike just can’t get enough of the culture, attractions and food known to the area. But, don’t take their word for it! Visit Studio City yourself and be sure to check out some of the places below.
Studio City Farmers’ Market
If you’re in the neighborhood on a Sunday, then you should definitely visit the Studio City Farmers Market. The market is open every Sunday from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. and is located on Ventura Place. Local vendors offer all sorts of sustainably made products, from grass-fed beef to homemade pickles and baked goods. You’ll also find many kid-friendly activities at the Farmers Market, including face painting, inflatables, pony rides and a petting zoo. For more details, visit the market’s website.
Universal Studios Hollywood has plenty of things to do for family members of all ages. Little ones can have fun in Super Silly Fun Land, a real-life version of the carnival featured in Despicable Me. Teens and parents can ride any of the movie-themed rides, or explore the magical Harry Potter World. The World-Famous Studio Tour is another popular attraction at Universal, taking visitors through a behind-the-scenes look at movie making secrets. The sets on this tour were built with creative help from Steven Spielberg himself! Hollywood-inspired restaurants, pubs and food stands also populate the park, all with their own unique food offerings. For our complete guide to planning a trip to Universal, read this blog post.
Warner Brothers Studio Tour
The Warner Brothers Studio tour is the most impressive sight to see for any film or TV show buff. Tour goers will explore outdoor sets, sound stages, original props and costumes used in popular movies and shows. Exhibits include the Batmobile collection, Harry Potter, Central Perk Café from Friends and DC Universe. Visitors can choose from the Studio Tour, Classics Tour and Deluxe Tour- each providing a different experience. Extra information and ticket prices can be found on the studio tour website.
No matter what you decide to see in Studio City, you’ll need a place to stay! And where better to book a night or two, than the budget-friendly Studio City Court Yard Hotel? Located just minutes from major Studio City attractions, Studio City Court Yard is the best choice for any family visiting the area.
WHERE TO STAY
Studio City Court Yard
With its comfortable furnishings and close location to Hollywood attractions, this hotel makes a great budget-friendly choice for traveling families. 12933 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604.