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January 30, 2024

10 things to SEE and DO at Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Planning a trip to the island of Ireland in 2024?

Game of Thrones Studio Tour is the perfect addition for your itinerary!

Let’s discover the making of the hit HBO TV phenomenon Game of Thrones, whether you’re a fan of the show, a fan of TV and film, or simply seeking a thrilling day out with friends and family – this is an unmissable experience for everyone.

Here’s 10 things you can only SEE and DO, at Game of Thrones Studio Tour:

1. The real Iron Throne

Experience a spine-tingling conclusion in front of the authentic Iron Throne, designed by Weapons Master Tommy Dunne. This iconic piece of cinematic history can only be seen at Game of Thrones Studio Tour. Meet our Studio Tour Guide, Jesse, who will tell you more about the Iron Throne.

2. Authentic sets including Winterfell, Dragonstone and Kings Landing

The 110,000sq ft experience hosts hundreds of stunning costumes, lavish weapons and props from the show, and actual film sets such as Winterfell, Dragonstone, and Kings Landing, taking you right into the heart of Westeros. Winterfell remains untouched since filming, giving you the ultimate experience following in the footsteps of cast and crew.

Winterfell great hall

Setting the scene: The actual film set for Winterfell’s Great Hall in Game of Thrones

3. Make memories that last a lifetime

Capture your journey and sit on the Iron Throne, and make a memory that will last a lifetime.

Green screen photo opportunities at Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Fun: Get a green-screen image on the Iron Throne

4. Feast like a King or Queen

Grab a coffee or light bite at the Lobby Café or enjoy a hearty meal in our Studio Restaurant. While planning your trip, you can browse our dining options and pre-book in advance of your visit.

From a family meal option to a Seven Kingdoms Afternoon Tea experience, the dining choices are as ample as a House Lannister banquet.

Our family meal option suits 2 adults and 2 children and includes a soft drink per person for a mere £48 to the Master of Coin!

Head chef in Game of Thrones Studio Tour restaurant

King of the kitchen: Executive Head Chef Bradley preparing a locally sourced dish

5. Get up close and personal with captivating costumes, weapons and props

Costumes worn by character favourites Cersei, Jamie and Tyrion Lannister, Daenerys Targaryen, Jon Snow, and memorable weapons such as Longclaw, The Oathkeeper, Prince Joffrey’s wicked crossbow, and of course, the opulent Catspaw Dagger – now featuring in the Game of Thrones prequel, House of the Dragon – can be seen at Game of Thrones Studio Tour.

Costumes in Dragonstone at Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Captivating: More than 150 screen-used costumes from Game of Thrones are on show at the Studio Tour

6. Treat yourself in the World’s largest Game of Thrones merchandise shop

Game of Thrones Studio Tour boasts the largest Game of Thrones merchandise shop in the world! Browse our extensive range of official merchandise, show allegiance to your house Sigil and stake your claim to the Iron Throne!

Shopping at the worlds largest Game of Thrones Studio Tour shop

Suits you: Grab a souvenir at the world’s largest Game of Thrones shop

7. Hear secrets from behind the scenes

Enhance your experience with an Audio Guide Handset (just £4.95) and hear the stories that brought Game of Thrones to life. The audio guide can be played in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, and Chinese.

Audio guide

Speaking your language: The Game of Thrones Studio Tour Audio Guide

8. Meet cast and crew

You never know who you might see at Game of Thrones Studio Tour… since opening in 2022, we have welcomed cast members such as Indira Varma (Ellaria Sand), Ian Beattie (Ser Meryn Trant), Ian McElhinney (Ser Barristan Selmy), Kristian Nairn (Hodor), Isaac Hempstead-Wright (Bran Stark), Daniel Portman (Podrick), Nathalie Emmanuel (Missandei) and Natalia Tena (Osha), as well as crew like Tommy Dunne (Weapons Master), Janine Rice (Make-up Artist), Barry & Sarah Gower (Prosthetics), John Regan (Head of Carpentry) & Helen Sloan (Head of Photography).

Tommy Dunne with Catspaw dagger

Creator: Weapons Master Tommy Dunne with Catspaw Dagger

9. Seasonal Lobby Displays

Start your journey through the Seven Kingdoms with our seasonal lobby displays. If you haven’t been to Game of Thrones Studio Tour yet, you have missed displays from Dorne, Qarth, and the Wedding Dresses of Game of Thrones. But don’t worry, there’ll always be a great costume display meeting the first steps on your journey.

Watch the video below to see the iconic Stark family and Jon Snow display for Winter 2023.

10. Get immersed in our interactive experiences

Interactive exhibits are located throughout the Studio Tour, and you can try your hand at archery, learn how to fight with a sword, become a White Walker or Kingsguard for the day!

Give the Gift of an Unforgettable Experience

So, now that you know 10 great things to SEE and DO at Game of Thrones Studio Tour, it’s time to treat yourself, or nudge a loved one and tell them about our Game of Thrones Studio Tour Gift Card!

For an unforgettable experience, there’s no better time to receive a Game of Thrones Studio Tour Gift Card.

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