Shot in Astoria

  • Port

    Astoria, Oregon, US

  • Activity Level


  • Excursion Type


  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • Cost


    Price between $0-$50
  • Minimum Age

    Information not currently available.

  • Duration

    Approximately 2½ Hours

  • Meals Included


Join a guide from the Clatsop County Historical Society. (S)he and your genuine school bus transportation will show you the many Astoria locations that have starred in Hollywood movies. Watch for The Goonies' house, used for the 1985 comedy adventure starring Sean Astin and Josh Brolin. Next is the 125-foot-tall Astoria Column, seen in Kindergarten Cop, Free Willy, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III, The Goonies, and Short Circuit. Then, you'll travel to the Red Lion Hotel, where Arnold Schwarzenegger starred in Kindergarten Cop. The Flavel House Museum, built in 1885, is one of the best-preserved examples of Queen Anne-style architecture in the Pacific Northwest. Its exterior featured in The Goonies. Your last stop is at the old Clatsop County Jail seen in The Goonies, Come See the Paradise and Short Circuit. Used from 1914 to 1976, the jail is noted for being the longest-used freestanding jail in Oregon.


Wear comfortable walking shoes and clothing suited to the day's conditions. Bring a light jacket or sweater. Transportation is by non-air-conditioned school bus.