Arrival Filming Locations

When strange alien craft land around the planet, linguist Louise Banks is recruited to decipher their strange language and determine why they have come as tensions mount around the world.

Part of the 89th Academy Awards Collection

Arrival was filmed in Montreal in Canada.

Decelles Building (UdeM) as University Classroom

When Louise arrives to teach her class she notices that most of her students are missing and the rest are distracted by the arrival.

Garage Louis-Colin (UdeM) as University Parkade

Louise returns to her car after her empty class and notices everyone rushing to leave at the same time as military jets fly overhead.

Place des Arts as Banquet

Louise remembers meeting a meeting with General Shang 18 months in the future where he gives her his private number so she can contact him in the past.

Source: IMDb