Tom O'Toole


These are the 10 most-filmed locations in Illinois

The state of Illinois has served as the backdrop for many films and television shows over the years.  From John Hughes films to The Dark Knight movies, so many recognizable and iconic locations from our state have made it onto the big and small screens.  Verve Search has compiled the all the locations that had been used for shoots and determined the top 20.  The Chicago Tribune has compiled those 20 into a really nice photo gallery, but we’re just listing the cream of the crop here…

The Top 10 Most Filmed locations in Illinois 

  1. Wrigley Field
  2. Northwestern University
  3. The Loop
  4. Grant Park
  5. O’Hare International Airport
  6. University of Chicago
  7. Wicker Park
  8. Millenium Park
  9. United Center
  10. Green Mill Cocktail Lounge