The Avengers Filming Locations

The first superhero team-up movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe pits the Avengers against Loki and the Chitauri.

Part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
The Avengers was filmed in New York, Los Angeles, Cleveland, & Albuquerque in United States of America.

Atrisco Heritage Academy High School

Joint Dark Energy Mission

NASA and S.H.I.E.L.D are researching the Tesseract at this facility when Loki appears and the whole place is destroyed.


Space Power Facility (Plum Brook Station)

Joint Dark Energy Mission (lab)

S.H.I.E.L.D is performing experiments on the Tesseract when Loki arrives through a portal and the facility is destroyed.


Albuquerque Convention Center

Joint Dark Energy Mission (loading dock)

Source: Art of The Avengers


Creekside Mushroom Farms

Joint Dark Energy Mission (tunnels)

Agent Maria Hill chases Loki through tunnels around the facility while Agent Coulson attempts to evacuate the remaining staff at the beginning of the film.

Source: Post-Gazette Blogs


Warehouse on Ashland Road

Russian Warehouse

Black Widow is being "interrogated" by a Russian smuggler in his warehouse when she is contacted by Agent Coulson near the start of the film.


Albuquerque Rail Yards

Indian Streets

Black Widow travels to India to recruits Bruce Banner to help with tracking down the Tesseract. Constructed around some buildings on the rail yard.

Destroyed Warehouse

Bruce Banner wakes up in a pile of rubble after crashing through a warehouse roof as the hulk and talks with a security guard.

Source: Petter Menning


Cleveland Municipal Court

Stuttgart Building

Loki crashes a party, steals a man's eye, and then proceeds outside to make people kneel before him.



Cleveland Public Square

Stuttgart Square

Loki forces a group of German party-goers to kneel before him. He is then attacked and captured by Captain America and Iron Man.


DHL Facility

Helicarrier Deck

The interior deck of the S.H.I.E.L.D Helicarrier that the Hulk smashes up was filmed within this former DHL warehouse.

Helicarrier Catwalk

Black Widow fights Hawkeye on a catwalk deep within the helicarrier.

Source: Audio Commentary


Field (Plum Brook Station)

Thor Lands

After falling from the helicarrier Thor crash-lands in a field.

Source: Audio Commentary

101 Park Avenue

Crash Site

The S.H.I.E.L.D aircraft carrying Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Captain America crash-lands at the foot of this skyscraper.


East 9th Street

42nd Street New York

9th Street was turned into NYC's 42nd Street for a battle scene at the end of the film.

Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Station

Some second unit shots for the final battle scene were filmed inside the station.


Ameritrust Building

Bank Floor

Captain America saves bunch of civilians who are trapped by the Chitauri in a bank.

Bethesda Terrace (Central Park)

Central Park

At the end of the film Thor takes Loki and the Tesseract back to Asgard and the rest of the Avengers team goes their separate ways.

Source: Daily Mail