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Lights, Camera, Action

Date updated: 6/29/2020

Self-guided walk

The City of London's iconic mix of ancient and modern architecture makes it an ideal location for movie makers. It is home to some of London's most famous and most filmed landmarks, including St Paul's Cathedral and Tower Bridge, and shows up on the big screen more than you might realise.

From Harry Potter to Bridget Jones, James Bond to The Da Vinci Code, City streets and attractions have played host to a huge array of stars. Take the opportunity to walk the Square Mile in their shoes and see the locations of your favourite scenes up close.

Lights, Camera, Action: Self-guided Walk PDF (1MB)
Date submitted: 12/09/19

Visit the actual locations where many famous films were shot

This route covers just some of the many areas in the City captured on the silver screen. From start to finish it will take you around 3 hours at an average walking pace. You can also complete it in sections as most of the locations are grouped closely together, with many points of interest to distract you along the way.