Sex & the City Filming Locations

Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda are four fashionistas whose fabulous lives are idolized by women all over the world.

Yes friends, Sex & the City is one of New York City’s most iconic television series turned movies. If you’d like to visit locations where Carrie and her crew hung out, now’s your chance to take your own TV and movie tour!

Throughout your double-decker bus tour, hop-off at these locations:

1. The Chrysler Building

405 Lexington Ave, NYC – Though the Empire State Building is the most recognized NYC skyscraper, the Chrysler Building gets more than it’s 15 minutes of fame in the Sex & the City opening credits. In one memorable moment, Carrie shouted to Big: “You can’t leave New York! You’re the Chrysler Building! The Chrysler Building would be all wrong in a vineyard!

Stop # 17 – Uptown Loop

2. Carrie Bradshaw’s Brownstone

66 Perry St, West Village, NYC – Carrie Bradshaw’s brownstone feels a lot like home to many of us Sex & the City fans. Though in the show it says Carrie lives in the Upper East Side, the front stoop was actually filmed in the West Village.

Stop #7 – Downtown Loop

3. Magnolia Bakery

401 Bleecker St, West Village – Magnolia Bakery was the sugary location where Carrie filled Miranda in on her big crush for Aidan. Make sure to visit and order a few of the pink frosted chocolate cupcakes, rightfully called the  “Carrie”.

Stop #7 – Downtown Loop

4. The Central Park Boathouse

Central Park, NYC – Standing near the edge of The Boathouse dock, Carrie and Big accidentally fall into the pond in their dress clothes. Oopsy!

Stop # 25, 36 – Uptown Loop

5. St. Marks Comics

11 St Marks Place, East Village, NYC – Carrie meets Wade, a fun comic book-loving guy who happens to live with his parents in their NYC apartment. At first Carrie enjoys his mom’s hospitality, but eventually gets freaked out when his parents discover the couple having a little too much fun.

Stop #14 – Downtown Loop

From the flirty fashion, to the rocky relationships, Sex & the City is one of NYC’s finest television series and films.

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