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Back To The Future: Visit all the original 1985 filming locations – Past & Future

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Back To The Future: Visit all the original 1985 filming locations – Past & Future

Back To The Future: Visit all the original 1985 filming locations – Past & Future

Have you ever wondered where was the Back To The Future movie filmed? The answer is the San Fernando Valley in Pacoima. Other secret locations include, Hollywood, Puente Hills, Burbank, and Pasadena, California. Many of the iconic location still exist today.

In order of popularity, take the tour of the most iconic location known to still exist. with the help of google street view of course.

First location is the mall.

Most people ask us “where’s the Twin Pines Mall featured in the film”? The answer is the “The Puente Hills Mall” parking lot located in the City of Industry. In the film, Marty has to jump into an 1981 DeLorean Time Machine and quickly race it up to 88mph to avoid being caught by the bad guys.

This link is the exact spot / location where Marty and the Delorean go Back in Time to 1955. Map It 1!!

S Azusa Ave, City of Industry, CA 91748

Second location is the Lyon Estates Entrance in 1985. The entrance, minus the Lyons, can be found in San Fernando Valley in Pacoima, California.

Sandusky Avenue and Kagel Canyon Rd. Map It!

Where was the Lyon Estates Entrance in 1955? On a dirt road located in Chino California.

view on google earth: Cucamonga Ave, Chino, CA 91708

The forth location on the tour is the McFly residence in 1985. The iconic single family ranch style home can also be found in Pacoima on Roslyndale Ave.

view on google street: Roslyndale Ave Pacoima, CA 91331

Where’s Doc’s Garage and The Burger King Marty rides his seen in 1985?

Docs garage located at 1646 Victory Boulevard was an exterior façade aka a set that was built in the Burger King parking lot and then destroyed shortly after filming wrapped up.

view on google street: 535 N Victory Blvd Burbank, CA 91502

Where can Hill Valley High School be found? The real school used was Whittier High School located at 12417 Philadelphia Street in Whittier, California

The Battle of The Bands Audition scenes were not filmed at Whittier High School. This classic scene was shot at the McCambridge Rec Center located at 1515 N Glenoaks Blvd, Burbank, CA

The starting point for Marty to get home location can actually be found in Griffith Park at 2700 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles

Marty Leaving ‘The Peabody Farm’ Twin Pines Ranch. This location is actually the Golden Oak Ranch in Newhall, CA

view on google street: Placerita Canyon Rd, Newhall, CA 91321


Location #9

Hill Valley 1985 & 1955

view on google earth: Universal Studios Hollywood Back lot

Location #10

Doc’s house in 1955 was filmed at the famous “Gamble House” located in Pasadena

view on google street: Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA 91103


Location #11

A young George Mcfly is caught by Marty using binoculars looking into Lorraine’s house. This awesome scene was filmed in front of the 1955 “McFly residence” located on Bushnell. The tree is still there today.

view on google street: 1711 Bushnell Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030


Lorraine’s House ‘1955’

1727 Bushnell Ave South Pasadena, CA 91301

view on google street


Location #13

The Biff Tannen residence in 1955

1809 Bushnell Ave South Pasadena, CA 91030

view on google street


Location #14

Enchantment Under The Sea Dance scenes were filmed inside the gymnasium at The Hollywood United Methodist Church. Located just blocks from the Chinese Theater on Hollywood Blvd

Franklin Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90028

view on google street


Location #15

George Mcfly punches Biff and saves Lorraine at Whittier High School

Location #16

Mr Strickland’s House ‘1955 & 1985’

view on google street: 12511 Bailey St. Whittier, CA 90601


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‘Back To The Future’

Filming Dates: Currently Filming in Los Angeles

When: 07/03/1985, Universal

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

Directed By: Robert Zemeckis

First Published Feb 15, 2017, 04:55

This is that movie where some guy drives a 1980’s delorean into the past.

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