Where was Britney Spears' movie Crossroads filmed? (filming locations)

Find out the filming locations of the iconic 2002 film Crossroads and plan your very own cross-country road trip!

Britney Spears - "I Am Britney Jean"
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The iconic early 2000s film Crossroads, starring Britney Spears, recently made its debut on Netflix, giving us a serious dose of nostalgia and leaving us dreaming of our own cross-country adventures!

At the age of 20, Britney, flanked by her dynamic on-screen BFFs, played by Zoe Saldana and Taryn Manning, takes us on a cinematic road trip through small towns and bustling cities, pursuing their dreams and self-discovery. The official IMDb synopsis teases:

"Three childhood friends embark on a cross-country adventure to pursue dreams they once put aside, taking risks that are sure to change their lives forever."


Now, if you're wondering where these picturesque locations actually exist, you're in the right place! Get ready to pack your bags and plan your own adventure inspired by Crossroads. After all, who wouldn't want to follow in Britney's footsteps and create their own unforgettable cross-country trip? So, join us as we uncover the real-life places that served as the backdrop for Britney's on-screen cross-country adventure below!

Filming locations for Crossroads starring Britney Spears

After re-watching the timeless film Crossroads, we've caught the wanderlust bug and are ready to embark on our own cross-country escapade. Luckily, the film has provided us with a list of real-life locations that are now firmly on our bucket list.

Crossroads was brought to life in various spots in Los Angeles and Louisiana, with notable mentions in New Orleans, Metairie, Baton Rouge, and Tangipahoa Parish, near Britney Spears' hometown.

For those planning a trip to the cinematic hotspots, here's a sneak peek at some filming locations that might strike your fancy, courtesy of IMDb:

Los Angeles

  • Ambassador Hotel - 3400 Wilshire Boulevard
  • Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel - 7000 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood
  • Burroughs Middle School - 600 S. McCadden Place (your chance to relive high school drama)
  • Super A Foods - 2925 Division Street, Los Angeles
  • Cafe Club Fias Do-Do - 5257 W. Adams Blvd (your go-to for recreating that unforgettable karaoke scene)
  • Sanctuary Adventist Church - 198th Street and E. Avenue G, Lancaster (because every road trip needs a church in the desert!)
  • Leo Carrillo State Beach - 36000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu (for those beachy vibes)
  • The Belasco - 1050 S. Hill Street (where Lucy stole the show)
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - 4867 W. Sunset Blvd (the hospital that looked surprisingly lively)

Also thanks to the sleuths at Its Filmed There, we've also uncovered some other gems, especially from the charming state of Louisiana:


  • Live Oak Auto - Texaco, 209 W. Thomas Street, Hammond, Louisiana
  • Lucy Wagner's House - 665 W. Thomas Street, Hammond, Louisiana
  • Trailer Park - 105 N W 8th Street, Independence, Louisiana
  • Waffle House - 3123 Highway 190 W, Hammond, Louisiana
  • Alabama Star Motel - 6434 Greenwell Springs, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (also known as the
  • Shed Dran Motel in the film).

  • Sierra Pelona Motel - 12117 Sierra Highway, Santa Clarita (aka Clemmens Motel)
  • Henry's Auto Service And Towing - 534 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Texas Gas Station - 37202 90th Street E, Palmdale (aka the Superstore 6 Gas Station)
  • Sportsmen Lodge - 12833 Ventura Blvd (the prom's glamorous backdrop)
  • Lucy Wagner's Mother's House - 3220 Camino Del Sur, Lancaster (Note: This house is in a gated community)

So, whether you're yearning for Hollywood glitz or the Southern charm of Louisiana, pack your bags, cue the Crossroads soundtrack, and get ready for your own adventure inspired by Britney's iconic road trip!

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