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Have You Been On Location? ™ Take a TV & Movie tour with On Location Tours to follow in the footsteps of your favorite TV & movie characters.

April 30, 2014 Tour Operator No Comments Email Email

On Location Tours, Inc., who will celebrate its 15th anniversary this June, is a one-of-a-kind sightseeing company specializing in TV and movie location tours. 

PATA-PTMThe company brings fans closer to their favorite on-screen characters.  On Location Tours stated mission is to create tours that allow people to straddle the border between fiction and reality, letting them feel as though they are part of the show.

Six separate bus tours and one walking tour are currently offered in New York City: New York TV & Movie Sites, Sex and the City Hotspots, Gossip Girl Sites, Sopranos Sites, TCM Classic Film Tour, TMZ Tour NYC and Central Park TV & Movie Sites walking tourOn Location Tours also operates the Boston TV & Movie Sites bus tour and the Boston Movie Mile walking tourAll tours are led by local actors who offer inside industry information from a first-hand perspective.

The New York TV & Movie Sites tour showcases more than 40 locations from some of the most famous places seen on screen.  Sites from American Hustle, Glee, Friends, Blue Bloods, Seinfeld, Spider-man, I Am Legend, Men in Black, How I Met Your Mother, The Amazing Spider-man and The Devil Wears Prada are some of the ones featured.

The Sex and the City Hotspots tour includes more than 40 locations from the hit TV show and both movies.  Follow in the footsteps of Carrie & Co. to see where they shop, drink and dine.  Locations include the site of Big and Carrie’s rehearsal dinner, the shop where Charlotte bought her “Rabbit,” and the bar owned by Aidan and Steve in the series.

Experience a day in the life of Manhattan’s privileged Upper East Siders on the Gossip Girl Sites tour.  See The Palace Hotel, home to the Bass and van der Woodsen families, The Constance Billard School for Girls, Dylan’s Candy Bar, and shop at Henri Bendel, where Blair and Serena frequent.  There are more than 40 locations on this tour.

New Jersey is the destination for Sopranos Sites tour, covering more than 40 locations from the hit show. The Bada Bing, the Muffler Man and Pizzaland are some of the highlights.

Go back in time on the Turner Classic Movies Classic Film Tour to see some of the most iconic locations from the most filmed city in the world.  This tour gives movie lovers the opportunity to connect with the TCM brand and share their passion for great films in a unique way.  See locations from King Kong, Woody Allen’s Manhattan, The Seven Year Itch, North by Northwest, Superman, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and so much more.

Hop on the TMZ Tour NYC bus tour to see all the hottest spots in New York City featured on the TMZ show.  Fans will hear inside information and never before revealed details about their favorite celebrities, and the stories that TMZ made famous. TMZ tour guides will share all the latest details on all the stars and their wild adventures in NYC.

For those interested in seeing New York’s largest backdrop, the tour of Central Park TV & Movie Sites is a walking tour through this world-famous park, covering more than 30 movie locations.  The tour visits the Literary Walk seen in the season finale of Glee, the Boathouse from When Harry Met Sally, the Bandshell from Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Bethesda Fountain seen in Enchanted and Wollman Rink used in Serendipity.

The bus tour of Boston TV & Movie Sites visits more than 40 locations including sites from Ted, The Heat, American Hustle, The Town, Good Will Hunting, Boston Legal, Cheers and the Boston Movie Mile walking tour visits more than 25 locations from movies and TV shows such as Good Will Hunting, The Departed, Blown Away, Cheers and many others.

The tour of New York TV & Movie Sites is offered in French, while the Sex and the City Hotspots tour is offered in German.

The bus tours take place on coach buses and include step-off locations for a quick bite to eat and for fun photo opportunities. TV theme songs and video clips from the actual television shows and movies seen on the tour are part of the overall experience. Advance purchase is required and tickets can be purchased by calling Zerve (212) 913-9780, or at

On Location Tours, Inc. was founded in June of 1999 by Georgette Blau, and is among the largest TV and movie locations tour companies in the world.  Since the company’s inception, Blau has been featured in thousands of media outlets all over the world including: People Magazine, ABC’s Primetime Live, The Travel Channel’s Road Trip, and Entertainment Weekly.   In addition she has founded the Association of Tours of TV and Movies (ATTAM), the first organization to represent TV and movie tour companies around the world.  Blau plans to eventually establish TV and movie location tours in additional cities across the U.S.

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