Twilight Self-guided Movie Set Tour

Bring your friends, family and camera!

The Twilight Self-guided Movie Set Tour will be printed in the Experience New Moon Weekend Guide, published by The Chronicle newspaper. It will be available in that week’s paper, at the event in downtown St Helens and several businesses around town. It includes a map of the movie set locations and details about what was filmed there. Signs will also be out that weekend to help visitors find the locations.

Several scenes from the movie Twilight were filmed in St Helens. Many people don’t realize just how many. The downtown area was used for backdrop as Edward and Bella sped through Port Angeles. There were seven key scenes filmed in St Helens, the most notable being the Swan house.

Here’s a quick overview:

The Swan House – Home to Chief of Police Charlie Swan and his daughter Bella.

Petite Jolie Dress Shop – Where the girls go in Port Angel to buy their prom dresses.

Thunderbird & Whale Bookstore – Bella buys a book about Quileute legends.

Alley and Parking Lot – This is where some rowdy frat boys harass Bella and Edward comes to her rescue.

The Bloated Toad Restaurant – Edward and Bella have their first date and some very pivotal conversation.

Forks High School Office and Piano Scene – Both scenes were filmed at the St Helens High School and couldn’t be more opposite. The office scene is when Edward is trying to switch classes to get away from Bella. In the piano scene he plays Bella’s Lullaby that he wrote for her.

Other Points of Interest

Jilly’s – Prom dresses and other props were purchased here.

Klondike Restaurant – Cast commentary, found on the blu-ray discs, were filmed here.

For a complete guide to all the book and movie locations throughout the Northwest get Experience Twilight: The Ultimate Twilight Fan Travel Guide at Amazon.com

For more information about set locations visit ExperienceTwilight.com

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