Visit film locations

From period dramas to exciting thrillers, Hampshire locations have set the scene for a wide variety of films and TV shows.

From Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt to Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig, many famous faces from stage and screen have shot productions in the county.

Our film map showcases some of our best known locations, many of which you can visit. Discover the history of Winchester's Great Hall where Wolf Hall, The Hollow Crown and The Riot Club were filmed. Immerse yourself in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard's naval past, the location for the opening scenes of Les Miserables. Or wander deep in to the woods of Alice Holt Forest, where Russell Crowe once filmed Gladiator.

Downton Abbey is also filmed in Hampshire. Magnificent Highclere Castle serves as the backdrop for the popular ITV drama. But did you know that other productions were also filmed there? Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Eyes Wide Shut and The Four Feathers all shot scenes at the historic estate.

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Highclere Castle (Downton Abbey)
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (Les Miserables)
...and many other famous locations