Atlanta is now the second largest film and television location site in the US.
Atlanta has slowly become the Hollywood of the South, and there are some incredible credentials to prove it. From the Marvel franchise to The Hunger Games, from Stranger Things to Anchorman. The ATL is responsible for so many iconic scenes and unforgettable cinematography! Here’s a round-up of six must-see filming locations in Atlanta:
1. Pullman Yards
Pullman Yards has transformed itself from historic ruins with an industrial past, to the epicenter of Atlanta’s entertainment industry. The Hunger Games, Baby Driver, Divergent and HBO’s Brooklyn are just a fraction of the productions that’ve used Pullman. It’s currently home to an epic immersive experience devoted to Stranger Things, which is also filmed in Atlanta. Click the link below for tickets.
2. The Swan House
Owned by the Atlanta History Center, this stunning mansion made a cameo in The Hunger Games. Featured in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Mockingjay: Part 1, the house was President Snow’s mansion. However, there’s so much more to do at the Atlanta History Center! From the enchanting Swan House to this unmissable Olympic exhibit, you should check it out whether you’re a movie buff or not!
3. Sleepy Hollow Farm
If you’re a super fan of Stranger Things, then you’re probably no stranger to Hopper’s Cabin in seasons 2 and 3. Hopper’s Cabin is located at Sleepy Hollow Farm in Atlanta. However, don’t miss out on the chance to check out the Stranger Things experience at Pullman Yards. Don’t miss out y’all! Click here for tickets or click the link below for a full round-up of Stranger Things filming locations in Atlanta.
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4. Sweetwater Creek Park
Another location used for The Hunger Games and Stranger Things, Sweetwater Creek Park is Hollywood’s favorite park in Georgia. The Walking Dead also used this location to film, with the hit show filming throughout the state of Georgia during its run.
5. Atlanta Marriott Marquis
It would be rude to ignore this architecturally breathtaking building when searching for some locations. Perfectly selected for the dystopian Hunger Games, this unique ATL gem was also used recently in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
6. Piedmont Park
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As one of Atlanta’s most iconic and beloved parks, of course Piedmont Park has made its way onto the silver screen. It’s been used in films “What to Expect When You’re Expecting” and “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.” You can even catch glimpses of the park Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War”. Click here for a full round-up of Marvel filming locations, or click the link below.