Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr. in "Captain America: Civil War"
Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr. in "Captain America: Civil War"

Captain America: Civil War Film Tour

Be the hero in your own Atlanta-area adventure.

The third film in the franchise, "Captain America: Civil War" pits the patriotic hero against some of his Avengers counterparts that escalates to an open fight between Iron Man and Captain America. The government’s Hero Registration Act has the heroes taking sides. Starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Robert Downey Jr., the film was shot around the greater Atlanta area. This was just one of the Georgia-filmed superhero movies, which also included "Ant-Man."

Be the hero in your own Atlanta-area adventure

Hanna Brothers Studio Cafe

Hanna Brothers Studio Cafe

Joe and Jim Hanna have worked for years as movie crew caterers, which has led them to set up outposts in New Orleans, Miami, and, most recently, Atlanta. The brothers decided to open the state’s first film commissary at the bustling Pinewood Studios in Fayetteville, where Marvel's "Captain America: Civil War" and "Ant-Man" filmed. Visitors can experience their menu on weekdays from 12-1 p.m. in The Studio Cafe in the Pinewood Production Centre, which also feeds those working at the studio.

Porsche Experience Center in Atlanta

Porsche Experience Center

Start your engines! Porsche’s North American headquarters are in Atlanta, so they set up a visitor’s center that includes driving courses and exhibits on the company’s past, present and future. Porsche Experience Center visitors can test their skills on a track module and learn about the engineering behind the cars from Porsche drive coaches. It was even used as a filming location for "Captain America: Civil War."

Atlanta Movie Tours Hero Tour

Atlanta Movie Tours - Hero Tour

Atlanta Movie Tours is operated for movie geeks, by movie geeks. Their movie and television tours run the gamut from general film tours to "The Walking Dead" and "Hunger Games"-themed tours. But their newest addition is their Hero Tour, which focuses on the filming locations used in Marvel and other superhero movies. Stops include Pym Tech from "Ant-Man" and the Avengers headquarters from "Captain America: Civil War." And thanks to new filming projects, they’re constantly adding locations! You might just get to see some of the action firsthand.

Fado Irish Pub in Atlanta

Fado Irish Pub

This Buckhead pub is as close to Ireland as you can get without your passport. Fado has been a longtime neighborhood favorite, but their current location has a bar handcrafted in the motherland and shipped to Atlanta. Here you’ll find authentic pints of Guinness and dishes like fish and chips and shepherd’s pie. Catch your favorite soccer games here, as well. The bar was featured as a filming location in "Captain America: Civil War."

Published: January 2017