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‘Stranger Things’ in Rome, Georgia

Posted June 9, 2022 by Kenzi Rowell in Dining, Downtown, Events, Feature, Film, Ghosts and Haunts, Life in Rome, Tours, Uncategorized

If you haven’t already heard, the hit Netflix show, Stranger Thingswas filmed in beautiful Georgia’s Rome! The series includes popular Rome locations like the Ford Buildings at Berry College and the Claremont House.

This is the ‘Stranger Things’ poster for Season 4. Notice the Claremont House at the bottom!

Ford Complex at Berry College

Named after Henry and Clara Ford, the Ford Complex is often referred to the Ford Castle because of its beautiful architecture. It was used as the location of Pennhurst Mental Hospital in Season 4 of the show.

Claremont House

Originally a Bed and Breakfast, the Claremont House is now a private residence. It cannot be visited, but was used as the Creel House in Stranger Things  Season 4.

Here are a few other ‘Stranger Things’ you might find in Georgia’s Rome!

Red Headed Stranger at Harvest Moon Cafe

The Red Headed Stranger Burger at Harvest Moon Cafe includes their wicked pimina cheese, jalapenos, smoked bacon and onion straws.

Capitoline Wolf

The Capitoline Wolf is located in front of City Hall in Downtown Rome. It is an exact replica of the statue that stands in Palazzo dei Conservatori on Campidoglio (Ancient Capitoline Hill) in Rome, Italy.

Capitoline Wolf

Haunted on Broad Tours

If you love ghost tours and stories, this tour is for you! Directed by members of Southern Paranormal Investigators, you will hear true stories of haunted encounters in Rome. These tours are held twice a year, in June and October. Tickets for the October tours will go on sale soon!

About the Author

Hi, I'm Kenzi Rowell, a Marketing Specialist at Georgia's Rome Office of Tourism. I oversee the Downtown Welcome Center, and assist with content and social media marketing. I'm currently studying Marketing at Kennesaw State University. I was born and raised in Rome, Georgia and love the beauty of this town! In my free time, I love being creative and spending time with friends!

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