Prepare for Halloween with a guided horror movie tour

By | September 16, 2022

With Halloween quick approaching, it is the proper time to welcome the spooky season with a horror film tour in Los Angeles or New York.

Horror Movie Location Tour - Michael Myers Halloween House

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The Film Guys’ New Restricted Time Horror Tour!! (two exclamation factors required) Options iconic filming areas from a few of horror’s finest classics, together with Nancy’s home and Springwood Excessive Faculty (truly John Marshall Excessive Faculty) from “A Nightmare on Elm St.” (1984) and South Pasadena areas from the unique 1978 “Halloween” movie, together with the properties of Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) and Michael Myers (Nick Citadel).

Horror Movie Location Tour - Nancy's House from A Nightmare on Elm St.
Nancy’s home in “A Nightmare on Elm St.”
Photograph courtesy of The Film Guys’ Excursions

“Solely in Los Angeles are you able to get so many well-known filming areas for horror motion pictures in a single condensed space, so in the event you’re dying to test them out, we are able to take you there,” mentioned mentioned Paul Preston, proprietor and information of The Film Guys. “One in all our huge pluses is that these are non-public excursions, so if you wish to get on the market and take photos, pose in entrance of the place, re-enact your favourite scenes – it is performed!”

Horror Movie Location Tour - Michael Myer's House on Halloween
Preston poses Michael Myers type on the well-known ‘Halloween’ slasher’s home
Photograph courtesy of The Film Guys’ Excursions

Different spooky locations you may see embrace the funeral house from “Illusion II”, the church from “The Fog”, Homicide Home from season certainly one of “American Horror Story”, and the well-known LA landmark, the Rialto Theatre, which appeared in each “A Nightmare on Elm Avenue 4: The Dream Grasp” (1988) and “Scream 2” (1997). You’ll be able to even see Michael Jackson’s traditional Thriller video house.

Horror Movie Location Tour - Murder House in American Horror Story
The homicide home in “American Horror Story”

The very best half is, when reserving your tour, you’ll select ten locations you are assured to see, so Preston notes that you just’re creating “one of many largest hits of the flicks you like”.

“The very last thing we wish is to take you to a location in a film that you do not like,” he explains. “You’ll be able to rely on greater than ten iconic film areas in your tour, however we wish you to be thrilled to see the ten you select.”

The three-hour driving tour is accessible via October 31, 2022, for $350 per automobile (as much as 4 folks). Particular evening excursions are additionally provided. Click on right here for extra particulars.

NYC Horror Film Location Tour

On Location Excursions lately launched a self-guided model of its in style Horror Film Location Tour, showcasing the filming areas of a number of the many horror motion pictures and psychological thrillers set on New York’s Higher West Aspect.

The strolling journey begins at Greyshot Arch in Central Park, which was featured within the 2008 “Discovered Footage” monster movie “Cloverfield” by director Mat Reeves (“The Batman”) and producer JJ Abrams (“The Rise of Skywalker “).

Horror Movie Location Tour - Greyshot Arch
Photograph courtesy of Central Park Conservancy

The tour additionally consists of the long-lasting Dakota constructing which served as The Bramford within the 1968 horror traditional ‘Rosemary’s Child’, the Belnord house constructing which portrays the Arconia within the hit Hulu sequence ‘Solely Murders within the Constructing” with Steve Martin and Martin Quick.

Too scared to go alone? On Location Excursions additionally affords a non-public tour, the place you may be accompanied (and, in concept, protected) by a educated information with a ardour for horror motion pictures.

The 1.5 hour horror film guided tour is $36/individual and the self-guided model is $15.95/gadget. Click on right here for extra data.