Would You Like to Spend a Day at the Dunder Mifflin Paper Company?

Would You Like to Spend a Day at the Dunder Mifflin Paper Company?

If you are in Chicago any time, do not forget to visit the recreated sets of The Office at the Mag Mile

OT Staff
October 23 , 2021
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If you are (or were) a fan of the hugely popular American mockumentary series, The Office, here is some good news from Chicago. You may now physically immerse yourself in the world of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company, visit Schrute Farms, or relive Jim and Pam’s iconic romance.

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Called The Office Experience, the set recreations, presented by Superfly X in partnership with Universal Live Entertainment, allow visitors an immersive experience heightened by the use of original show props.  

Did you know this hugely popular American sitcom, which was originally aired between 2005 and 2013, resurfaced as one of the most watched television series last year as people sought comfort in familiar forms of entertainment during the pandemic induced lockdown? Based on the 2001–2003 BBC series of the same name created by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the drama was adapted for American television by Greg Daniels.

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The two-storey interactive set is located in Mag Mile at The Shops at North Bridge in Chicago. It consists of 17 rooms where you will come across the Scranton Business Park, Pam’s desk or Ryan’s closet, the conference room and the pantry and even special areas taking you back to some of the iconic moments such as Kein’s Chill Spill or Beach Day. Go back in time as you follow the romance between Pam and Jim, right from the Niagra Falls to the wedding chapel.

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It may take one to 1.5 hours to enjoy the entire set up. Visitors are allowed to take photos and/or videos throughout the space. ‘Film your own talking head interviews, Jim-style camera looks, maybe even recreate Threat Level Midnight’, the website mentioned.

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General admission tickets start from 37.50 USD and includes access to tour the Dunder Mifflin offices and a Dunder Mifflin Employee Badge, with option to personalize your very own. Tickets can be bought online only. Daily operating hours vary. For tickets, timings and other details, see here.

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