Independence Day Filming Locations
Aliens invade the earth and it is up to a cable guy and a pair of pilots to save Humanity from destruction.
Independence Day was filmed in Los Angeles, New York, Wendover, & Washington D.C. in the United States of America.
Donnelly Memorial Park as New Jersey Park
David and Julius play chess in the park before David has to head to work.
Wendover Airfield as Diner
Russell is drinking at a local diner when the locals start talking about his alien abduction story. Constructed for filming next to one of the hangers.
South Street & Pike Slip as Basketball Court
A group of kids playing basketball under the bridge when they see the spaceship emerging from the clouds.
Empire State Building as Empire State Building
The ship stops over the Empire State Building and then destroys it.
The White House as The White House
One of the alien spaceships settles in over the White House.
Ridge Road as View from Jasmine's House
Jasmine heads outside and sees the alien spaceship which has arrived over downtown.
Pershing Drive (between Westchester & World) as Highway into Washington D.C.
Julius and David continue their journey to the capitol.
K Street Northwest & North Capitol Street Northeast as D.C. Street
Julius drives David through a deserted downtown Washington D.C. towards the White House.
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as Helipad
The military helicopter equipped with light panels for communication lifts off and heads towards the alien spacecraft.
Wells Fargo Center as Wells Fargo Center
A group of UFO fanatics party atop of downtown skyscraper.
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as D.C. Airport
Marine One lands at the airport and the President and his staff load onto Air Force One to escape.
Bonneville Speedway Road as El Toro (gate)
Jasmine drives up to the gate of the air base and sees that it has been destroyed.
Bonneville Salt Flats as Iraqi Air Base
An air base in Iraq receives information on the upcoming coordinated attack.