Learn About Movies and TV Series Filmed in Virginia
For fans of film and television, Virginia is a perfect destination. See the many films and series shot in Virginia, learn more about the places they were filmed, and check out the many celebrated film festivals hosted by vibrant communities across the Commonwealth. Walk where the stars have walked, dine where they dined, and visit some of the many Virginia locations that have been featured on the big and small screens.
Walk the streets of beautiful Old Towne Petersburg, where the 18th and 19th century drama of The Good Lord Bird, Harriet, Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln, HBO’s John Adams, and AMC’s TURN: Washington’s Spies played out. Visit the historic buildings of Richmond, including the Jefferson Hotel, the shops in Shockoe Bottom, and the State Capitol, featured in Lincoln, Homeland, and many more. Spend a weekend exploring gorgeous Southwest Virginia, and take time to see the world of author and director Adriana Trigiani’s characters from her film Big Stone Gap, starring Ashley Judd and Whoopi Goldberg. And don’t forget to carve out days for a picturesque getaway at Mountain Lake Lodge, the setting for the unforgettable Dirty Dancing.