Gossip Girl Filming Locations in NYC

Updated: Dec 26, 2020

Spotted on the beautiful island of Manhattan: multiple locations filmed in the hit TV show, Gossip Girl. If you're a fan, just like me, you have to check out these filming locations on your visit to NYC:

(Image credits at the end of the post)


1. The MET

1000 5th Ave

Let's start with arguably the most famous Gossip Girl filming location of all. The iconic spot where Blair and her minions eat lunch on the steps.


2. Bethesda Terrace

A beautiful spot in Central Park where Blair & Chuck got married.



3. The Pond

Another beautiful spot in Central Park where many scenes were shot- including the spot where Blair always goes to feed the ducks with Dorota throughout the show.


4. New York Palace Hotel

455 Madison Ave

The home to Serena, Eric, & Lily Van Der Woodsen.



5. Grand Central Station

89 E 42nd St

This location appears in several GG episodes, including the iconic pilot episode where Lonely Boy spots Serena coming back to Manhattan.



6. The Campbell Apartment

15 Vanderbilt Ave

While you're at Grand Central Station, make sure to check out this location where the infamous scene of Serena & Nate's infidelity took place.



7. Empire Hotel

44 W 63rd St

Home to Chuck Bass when he decides to buy his first hotel. The lobby bar at the hotel actually serves an array of Gossip Girl themed drinks too!



8. Museum of the City of New York

1220 5th Ave

This is used to portray the entrance to Constance Billiard School for Girls and St. Jude School for Boys.


9. The Archibald Townhouse

4 E 74th St

Home to Nate Archibald and his family.


10. The Humphrey Loft

455 Water St

Home of Dan, Jenny, & Rufus Humphrey- located in DUMBO Brooklyn on Water Street, directly under the Manhattan Bridge.



11. The Russian Tea Room

150 W 57th St

This location appeared in several GG episodes, most famously remembered for the scene where Georgina is scamming Poppy. But remember that it is an extremely expensive restaurant- so make sure to make reservations in advance.



12. St. James Church

865 Madison Ave

You'll recognize this beautiful location from the episode where Blair and Prince Louis get married.



13. Empire State Building

20 W 34th St

The Blair-Chuck drama that happened on top of the Empire State Building is iconic in the GG series.


14. Pulitzer Fountain at The Plaza

764 Central Park S

Where Blair & Serena had their photoshoot with Eleanor Waldorf's stolen clothes in season 1.


XOXO,

Gossip Girl


Image credits:

All Gossip Girl images were screen-grabbed directly from Netflix. All rights reserved to the CW Network and Netflix.

2. Bethesda Terrace: Reddit u/sreetoponkumer

6. The Campbell Apartment: NY Times

7. Empire Hotel: I Am Not A Stalker

11. Russian Tea Room: Russian Tea Room NYC

12. St. James Church: New Yorkled

14. Pulitzer Fountain: Living Nomads


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