“The Impossible Astronaut” Filming Locations

Series: Doctor Who Season 6, Episode 1
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Doctor Who episode "The Impossible Astronaut" was filmed in Cardiff & Newport in United Kingdom and United States of America.

Mamhilad Park Industrial Estate as Florida Warehouse

The Doctor tracks down the young girl's phone call to this warehouse.


Lone Rock Beach as Lake Silencio

The Doctor brings everyone to a picnic and then is shot by the astronaut.


Tredegar House as Mansion

The Doctor is found beneath a woman's skirt after he was painted nude.


45 Avondale Crescent as Amy & Rory's House

Amy and Rory follow the Doctor's escapades and they receive the Doctor's invitation.


Glamorgan Building (Cardiff University) as White House (corridors)

Amy walks down these corridors to go to the bathroom in the White House.


Eddie's Diner as American Diner

The Doctor compares notes with River.


Le Monde as Bar

Canton Delaware is picked up by government agents.


The Coal Exchange as White House (women's toilet)

Amy goes to the bathroom only to be confronted by the Silence.

Monument Valley as 37º0'38" N, 110º14'34"

The Doctor waits in front of his car for his friends. Note: the GPS coordinates provided do not correspond to this location.


Millennium Stadium as Stormcage Facility

River receives the Doctor's envelope.