Film & TV Location Tour at the Old Royal Naval College

What’s Hot | 5th Nov 2021 | 2min read

Film is poetry in motion. A journey to a different world.

There’s a little bit of the movies in all of us. Lights camera, action!

Get ready to take a trip behind the scenes at one of the world’s most popular filming locations as the Old Royal Naval College brings you an exclusive film and TV location tour.

In a span of 60 minutes, you’ll be taken through iconic filming spots from the past 60 years both outside on the scenic riverside grounds and inside the opulent Painted Hall. 

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Find out how the magic was made and discover:

-The exact spot where Buckingham Palace was recreated for The Crown 

-Who saved the world when in 2013, The Old Royal Naval College hosted a crashed spacecraft in a climactic battle scene

-Which handsome couple danced the night away in the iconic scene from Indiscreet, filmed in the Painted Hall in 1958

-The antics of Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady and Emma Stone as Cruella 

-Where Johnny Depp shot one of his scenes as Jack Sparrow for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

-Where it was in the Painted Hall that Nigel Hawthorne became King George in The Madness of King George 

-Exactly the place in which Rowan Atkinson utters the classic line, “Repeat after me, I do take thee, Lydia Jane Hibbott, to be my awful wedded wife,” in Four Weddings and a Funeral 

Tours run every Saturday and Sunday at 12.30pm and 2.30pm. Get your tickets for £12.50 when you book online and £13.50 when you buy at the venue. Kids aged 12 and below can go for free!

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What are you waiting for? Uncover tricks of the trade, hear some intriguing filming tales and more! Join the tour now!

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