Torchwood Filming Locations

Captain Jack Harkness runs the small team at the Torchwood Institute in Cardiff which protects the world from extraterrestrial and supernatural threats.

Part of the Doctor Who Collection
Torchwood was filmed in London & Cardiff in United Kingdom and Los Angeles in United States of America.
Show Map

Rhossili Bay

From episode #401 "Miracle Day: The New World".

Source: IMDb


Los Angeles City Hall

C.I.A. Archives

In Torchwood: Miracle Day, Esther uses the main entrance of Los Angeles City Hall dressed up as the C.I.A.


Margam Castle

More wedding filming, s2e09


Cardiff Castle

Where John and Jack meet the rift, s2e13


MOD Caerwent

Building that blows up in s2e12


National Museum of Wales

Science and Natural History Museum, Aberystwyth

Gwen and Eugiene go in hopes of figuring more out, s1e09


Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes

Boeshane Peninsula

where Jack and his dad play, s2e05


Bunkers Hill Close

Rhys and Gwen's House

this is where we find Gwen and Rhys living at the start of Miracle Day. Torchwood being chased by Helicopter takes place in the beach in front.


Mermaid Quay

Torchwood Main Entrance


Brangwyn Hall

Thames House (interior)


Cardiff City Hall

Jack stands on the roof, s1e07


Thames House

ext/aerial only, children of earth


Millicent Street Car Park

car park and alley for opening scene, s1e01


Queen Street

chase at start of s1e03


Dyffryn Gardens

Where the wedding party stays, s2e09


Cardiff Central Train Station

Gwen chases boy and sees the past, s1e03


Waterguard Pub

Jacks childhood House

Boeshane village, s2e05


Taff Mead Embankment

where Owen sees the girl murdered s1e03


Penarth Pier

Tosh and Tommy kiss, s2e03


Buffalo Bar

where Jack and Gwen get a drink, s1e01


Glyntaff Cemetery

Eugiene's funeral, s1e09


Captain Scott Memorial Statue

Tosh and Tommy go on a walk, s2e03


Paget Rooms

Electro Theatre

ext. only, s2e10


11 Windsor Esplanade

Tosh's House

ext. only



Jack stands on the roof, s1e01


Cornwall Hotel

Gwen goes to the pub to break up a fight, s1e01


Minskys Showbar

Club where Cary and Alien merge, s1e02


Hollywood Bowl

where Rhys and Gwen go bowling, s1e02


South Wales Caving Club

used as the town doing the harvest in s1e06


Flat Holm Lighthouse

Island where Gwen searches for Jonah, s2e11


St. Matthews Church

St. Mary's Church

Where Jack gets the second glove, s2e07