Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood experience!

Find a full day of action-packed entertainment all in one place: thrilling Theme Park rides and shows, a real working movie studio, and Los Angeles’ best shops, restaurants and cinemas at CityWalk. Universal Studios Hollywood is a unique experience that’s fun for the whole family.

 

The World-Famous Studio Tour

Go behind the scenes of a real working movie studio!

Approximate Run Time: 60 minutes

Visit 13 city blocks on four acres of historic studio lot in the largest set construction project in studio history, built with creative consultation from Steven Spielberg himself.

You’ll laugh along with comedian Jimmy Fallon, the video host of the Studio Tour. The star of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” introduces entertaining clips seen on HD monitors in the trams to augment the live Studio Tour guide narration.

On the Tour


Crash Course in Set Design- Encounter the smoldering wreckage of the Boeing 747 from Steven Spielberg’s War of the Worlds.

Jaw-Dropping Celebrity Sightings- There’s something in the water…Come face-to-face with Amity Island’s most famous resident.

King Kong 360 3-D- Come face to face with King Kong 360 3-D created by Peter Jackson. It’s the world’s largest, most intense 3-D experience.


Check in at the Bates Motel- There’s a vacancy just for you at the legendary Bates Motel from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho.


Go Behind-the-Scenes- Explore the largest and busiest motion picture and TV studio in the world. More movies and television shows have filmed on this lot than any other lot in the world.


Fast & Furious – Supercharged!- Hold on tight for the grand finale of the Studio Tour, Fast & Furious – Supercharged!


 Accessible in Wheelchair
 Must Transfer From ECV
 Service Animal

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

See What Awaits You Inside The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

From magical spells to magical creatures, from dark villains to daring heroes, it’s all here at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, now open at Universal Studios Hollywood™. Explore the mysteries of Hogwarts™ castle, visit the shops of Hogsmeade™, and sample fare from some of the wizarding world’s best-known establishments.

Plus experience pulse-pounding rides and attractions that transport you into a world of magical thrills and excitement.

Top Features


Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™
Make your way through Hogwarts™ School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Then soar above the castle grounds as you join Harry Potter™ and his friends on an unforgettably thrilling adventure, coming face-to-face with magical creatures.

 Motion Simulation
 Minimum Height 48″ (122 cm)
 Must Secure Prosthetic Limbs


Flight of the Hippogriff™
A Hippogriff is a magical creature that has the front legs, wings, and head of a giant eagle and the body, hind legs, and tail of a horse. Flight of the Hippogriff™ is a family-friendly roller coaster that spirals and dives around the pumpkin patch.

 Must be 39″ (99 cm) tall
 Children 39-48″ (99-122 cm) must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion (14 years or older)
 No Service Animals


DreamWorks Theatre Featuring Kung Fu Panda

Opening this Summer!

EXTRA at Universal Studios Hollywood

EXTRA, EXTRA… Read All About It!!!

EXTRA is hosted by Mario Lopez and co-hosts Tanika Ray and Renee Bargh from its home at Universal Studios Hollywood, The Entertainment Capital of L.A., bringing the latest breaking news from the worlds of entertainment, pop culture, politics and lifestyle to millions of viewers daily.

EXTRA films in front of a live audience. Mario, Tanika and Renee will broadcast from a variety of locations throughout Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal CityWalk.

*All information regarding guests, times and location is provided by EXTRA and subject to change. Please check back daily for the most up-to-date information.

Please note: interviews and performances filmed do not necessarily air that same day.

Admission tickets to the Universal Studios Hollywood Theme Park are not required to view tapings at the Globe Fountain or on CityWalk.

The Walking Dead Attraction

Beyond Your Wildest Screams

Enter the post-apocalyptic world of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” in a year-round attraction. Prepare to fight for survival in a fully immersive journey as you navigate through a world overrun by hungry walkers. Follow in the footsteps of the human survivors as you battle your way through nightmarish iconic landscapes that bring the most popular cable TV show in history to life!

Fast Facts


Amazing Effects

Greg Nicotero (Director, Executive Producer, Special Effects Makeup Supervisor) and KNB Efx, from the critically acclaimed series, were consulted to help with the attraction.

 


Can You Spot Them?

There are 18 hidden artifacts from the hit TV show located in the attraction.

 Walk Thru Attraction
 Accessible in Wheelchair
 Accessible in ECV

King Kong 360 3-D

Kong Rules!

Featured on The World-Famous Studio Tour

Don’t miss the award-winning King Kong 360-3D created by Peter Jackson – The world’s largest 3-D experience, only on the Universal Studios Hollywood™ Studio Tour.

Your heart will pound. Your survival instincts will be on overload. Prepare to be caught in the middle of a terrifying struggle between a 35-foot T-Rex and the 8th wonder of the world – King Kong.

 Walk Thru Attraction
 Accessible in Wheelchair
 Accessible in ECV

The Simpsons Ride™

Crash Through Krustyland

The incredibly realistic HD scenic images were shot in and around Los Angeles.

Grab a seat with The Simpsons™ on a virtual reality roller coaster ride. As the journey begins, someone is sabotaging Krustyland, Krusty the Clown’s low-budget theme park, and you’ll smash and blast through the park with Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie in an over-the-top non-stop adventure. Don’t worry. We’ll try to get you back in one piece.

The action feels so real on this indoor simulation you’re sure to let out a “woo hoo” or two. And keep an eye out for cameos from countless Simpsons characters as you soar across Springfield and beyond.

Fast Facts


New To You

All-new Simpsons animation was created for the ride, and also the pre-show and queue areas.


Bigger And Better

The ride animation is shown on a gigantic 80-foot diameter domed surface.

 Thrill
 Minimum Height 40″ (102 cm)
 Children 40-48″ (102-122 cm) must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion (14 years or older)

Fast & Furious – Supercharged

Ride along with the all-star cast from the hit movies on an exhilarating high-speed chase that exceeds 120 miles per hour and catapults you into the high-stakes underworld of fast cars and international crime cartels.

You’ll be engulfed in a world of cutting-edge, hyper-realistic special effects, including 3D-HD imagery projected onto the world’s most expansive 360-degree screens!


 FAST FACTS

Supercharged Size

The length of the attraction is 809 feet—longer than two football fields—from end to end.

 

Real World Visuals

The incredibly realistic HD scenic images were shot in and around Los Angeles.

 3-D / 4-D Experience
 Accessible in Wheelchair
 Must Transfer From ECV

WaterWorld®

A Tidal Wave of Explosive Action

Run Time:  20 minutes

Experience WaterWorld – Universal Studios #1 rated show. Join an adventure that surges to life with jumping jet-skiers, perilous plunges, firefights, massive explosions, and an in-your-face plane crash you need to see to believe.

With new sets, a new cast, and all new action, WaterWorld is one show at Universal Studios Hollywood you just can’t miss!

Fast Facts


Explosive Effects

There are approximately 168,500 pyrotechnic effects fired per year at WaterWorld, including giant fireballs rising 50 feet in the air.


Incredible Stunts

World champion jet skiers perform stunts for audience entertainment.

 Accessible in Wheelchair
 Accessible in ECV
 Service Animals

Despicable Me Minion Mayhem

Want To Be A Minion?

Experience Despicable Me Minion Mayhem and join Gru, his daughters and the mischievous Minions on a heartwarming and thrilling 3-D ride.

Start your adventure in Gru’s home, where you’re recruited for his latest scheme – one where you’ll become an actual Minion. After making it through “Minion training” things don’t go as planned! Within moments, you’re launched into an unforgettable trip through his super-villain laboratory. The laughs keep coming after the ride with an interactive, Minion-inspired dance party.

After you’ve experienced Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, get your hands on fun Minion merchandise at Super Silly Stuff. Then, visit a re-creation of Illumination’s Despicable Me’s memorable seaside carnival, Super Silly Fun Land, an over-the-top outdoor family play zone.

Fast Facts


Celebrity Soundtrack

All the character voices in the attraction were performed by the same stars who portrayed those roles in Despicable Me.


A-List Animation

Chris Meledandri’s Illumination Entertainment and Universal collaborated to create a unique story and new animation for the ride.

 Motion Simulation

 3-D / 4-D Experience
 Minimum Height 40″ (102 cm)

Transformers™: The Ride-3D

The Greatest Battle You’ll Ever Ride

Transformers™: The Ride-3D is an immersive, next generation thrill ride blurring the line between fiction and reality.

Fusing 3D HD media and flight simulation technology, this epic ride creates an experience unlike anything this planet has ever seen. Based on the popular movie franchise, this mind-blowing Transformers adventure puts you in the middle of the ultimate war zone.

Fight alongside Optimus Prime and try to survive as you protect the Allspark from Decepticons over four stories tall. Remember, the future of the human race is counting on you.

Prepare for the greatest battle you’ll ever ride!

Fast Facts


Can You Count Them All?

In addition to Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and Megatron, there are 13 other Autobots and Decepticons featured throughout the ride.


Welcome to N.E.S.T

The military installation you will enter for the attraction is part of N.E.S.T., which stand for the Non-biological Extraterrestrial Species Treaty.

 3-D / 4-D Experience
 Minimum Height 40″ (102 cm)
 Children 40-48″ (102-122 cm) must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion (14 years or older)