Get details on some of America’s most iconic TV houses from shows like 'Gilmore Girls,' 'Breaking Bad,' 'Big Little Lies,' and more.
Scroll down to see the TV shows whose scenery is practically a supporting player.
Better Call Saul
Like predecessor Breaking Bad, this AMC crime drama is filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the surrounding desert.
Big Little Lies
This HBO drama was set in Monterey, California, but it was also filmed in Pasadena, Calabasas, and Malibu—all picture-perfect locations.
The cliffside crime scene of this ITV drama’s central murder was the cliffs of Dorset, England, which experienced a tourism boost as a result of the show’s popularity.
The first three seasons of this FX crime anthology were shot in the frigid climes of Calgary, Alberta.
For this Sky Atlantic thriller, the Icelandic town of Reydarfjördur filled in for the titular Norwegian Arctic settlement.
Game of Thrones
HBO’s record-setting epic also filmed in Iceland, as well as Northern Island, Scotland, Malta, Morocco, Croatia, and—pictured here—Spain.
The “Island” of this mind-bending ABC drama was actually Oahu, Hawaii, which also doubled for Iraq, Nigeria, France, and Australia by the magic of the show’s production team.
Scotland played itself in the first season of this centuries-hopping Starz drama, and it’s been playing colonial North Carolina in recent seasons.
Filming locations for this Netflix crime drama’s first season included Johannesburg, South Africa, Lagos, Nigeria, and Zanzibar, Tanzania.
This Netflix sci-fi drama—a show about a telepathic connection between strangers around the world—shot on location in Berlin, Chicago, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Nairobi, Reykjavík, San Francisco, and Seoul.
Top of the Lake
The New Zealand tourist destinations of Queenstown and Glenorchy served as the filming locations for this international co-production.
Castle Valley, Utah, provides the stunning panoramas of this HBO drama’s Wild West-themed amusement park.
This Paramount Network western drama isn’t shot at the namesake national park, but the show’s Utah and Montana filming locations are breathtaking nevertheless.