"The Walking Dead" is filmed at Riverwood Studios in Senoia, Georgia and soon the studio will be opening it's doors for fans to visit iconic sets from the series. A guide, who is steeped in the lore of the show, will lead you though the Riverwood Stages and Backlot!
Today, Entertainment Weekly detailed the tour via press release...
“Comprised of 150 acres of land, visitors to The Walking Dead Studio Tour will experience some of the series’ most iconic sets including the Sanctuary (Negan’s lair), Hilltop (the grand antebellum mansion on 3.5 acres of working farmland), Oceanside (the seaside motor court shrouded in secrecy), the Heaps (a.k.a. Jadis’ junkyard), and Alexandria (go behind this 15-foot-high walled community and the last known home to Rick Grimes). The tour highlights additional sacred sites and never-before-seen locations to the fans along the way.”
“For years, the devoted fans of The Walking Dead have been eager to get behind the studio walls and see the unique way this series is made. It’s exciting to now offer a closer look to all who have supported The Walking Dead,” says Tom Luse, the show’s executive producer and general manager of Riverwood Studios. “Our cast and crew work tirelessly to bring this series to life. We are extremely grateful to all who make this show possible on and off set. We could think of no better way to say thank you than to share behind the scenes with the public.”
The official studio tour begins December 14th and runs through March 31st, tours will be held on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. To learn more visit the tour's website.
The two-hour tour will cost you $65.