01 of 09
Here's Where HBO's Silicon Valley Was Filmed
Looking to find out where your favorite scenes from HBO's "Silicon Valley" were filmed? Click the gallery above to take a tour of the real-life Silicon Valley filming locations and Bay Area film footage used in Seasons 1 and 2.Continue to 2 of 9 below.
02 of 09
The Hooli Campus
While the show was set in Northern California's Silicon Valley, many of the scenes were actually filmed in Southern California. This includes the exterior shots of Hooli's fictitious campus, which were filmed at two different California State University campuses in Southern California. (Multiple episodes.)
- CSU Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA
- CSU Dominguez Hills - Carson, CA
Some interior shots of the campus were filmed inside the offices of Chiat Day, an LA-based advertising agency.Continue to 3 of 9 below.
03 of 09
The Hacker House
The external shots of Erlich's incubator, the hacker house where the Pied Piper team lives and works, were filmed in a leafy suburb of Los Angeles. (Multiple episodes.)
5230 Penfield Ave, Woodland Hills, CA - Google Street View
There are a few scenes in the show where they say that the home's address as "5230 Newell Road, Palo Alto." Newell Road is a real street in Palo Alto, but that particular address doesn't exist.Continue to 4 of 9 below.
04 of 09
The TED Talk Hotel
This is where Richard first meets and pitches Peter Gregory, after his TED Talk and before he drives away in his very narrow car. (Season 1, Episode 1)
The Hyatt Concourse at LAX, 6225 West Century Boulevard, Los AngelesContinue to 5 of 9 below.
05 of 09
Bar where Richard meets his friend who founded Goolybib
The exterior shots of the bar where Richard meets his friend from Goolybib, were taken at a tequila bar and Mexican restaurant in Downtown Palo Alto. (Season 2, Episode 1)
Reposado, 236 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto.
According to this tweet the scene itself was filmed inside a pub in Los Angeles.
City Tavern, 9739 Culver Blvd., Culver CityContinue to 6 of 9 below.
06 of 09
Exterior of the bar where Dinesh went for his cousin's Kickstarter party
The "Ox & Bull," as the sign reads in the show, is actually the "Rose & Crown," a popular English pub in downtown Palo Alto. (Season 2, Episode 2)
Rose & Crown, 547 Emerson Ave., Palo AltoContinue to 7 of 9 below.
07 of 09
Private party at the ballpark
The private party that venture capital firm Stern Taylor threw to woo the Pied Piper team (Season 2, Episode 1) was filmed at AT&T Park, the home of the San Francisco Giants.
AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza, San FranciscoContinue to 8 of 9 below.
08 of 09
"These are not the doors of a billionaire."
The Season 2, episode 7 scene where Russ Hanneman argues with Richard in a hotel parking lot seeking sympathy because he can no longer afford his McLaren 650S Spider and has to settle for driving a Maserati. This is where he delivers the meme-worthy line, "these are not the doors of a billionaire!"
This exchange was filmed in front of a real-life Silicon Valley hotel popular with VC's and investors.
Rosewood Sand Hill, 2825 Sand Hill Rd., Menlo ParkContinue to 9 of 9 below.
09 of 09
Richard and Big Head's morning bus ride to Hooli: Shot while driving along Charleston Road, Mountain View (Season 1, Episode 1)
Where Jared gets loaded onto a ship while held captive by the self-driving car: Port of Los Angeles, Wilmington, CA (Season 1, Episode 6)
Tech Crunch Disrupt Conference: Exterior and interior shots were filmed at the Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th Street, San Francisco (Season 1, Episode 7)
Various cityscapes: Aerial views of downtown San Francisco and the 101 freeway and a view looking down on San Francisco from the Marin Headlands (Season 1, Episode 7)
Richard's doctor's office ("Atherton Urgent Care"): 2215 W. Mission Rd., Alhambra - Google Street View (Various scenes)