“Offred” Filming Locations

A young woman attempts to survive an oppressive dictatorship where her she is being used for her fertility.

Series: The Handmaid's Tale Season 1, Episode 1
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The Handmaid's Tale episode "Offred" was filmed in Toronto, Hamilton, & Cambridge in Canada.
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105 Aberdeen Avenue as Waterford House

Offred meets Ofglen at the gate and they head out on a shopping trip. Later, after the ceremony, Offred runs outside and is spotted by Nick.

The Church of St. Aidan as School

Offred and Ofglen pass a school on their way to shopping and Offred thinks back to a time on the beach with her family.

Woodbine Beach as Beach

Offred remembers spending time with her son and husband on the beach.

Mill Race Park as River Path

Offred and Ofglen walk down the river path on their way home from shopping and come upon three bodies hanging from the wall.

The Church of St. Aidan as The Red Center

June is brought into an old school where she, Moira, and many other woman are taught to be handmaids.

Ripley's Aquarium of Canada as Aquarium

Offred remembers spending time looking at fishes with her husband and daughter.

Coronation Park as Punishment Stage

The handmaids assemble at a stage where a man charged with raping a handmaiden is brought out for execution.

Main Street Bridge as Bridge

Offred and Ofglen cross the bridge after the execution.

14 Main Street as Dress Stop

Ofglen reminisces about the times before with Offred and how this used to be a ice cream shop.