Filming location in Forrest Gump

Filming Location
Bubba´s House

Forrest visits Bubba´s home because of a promise he intends to keep about a shrimp venture. This significant moment was captured in the United States, notably in Beaufort, South Carolina. For the exact filming location read on or click the map icon in the navigation section.

Mrs. Blue – “Are you crazy, or just plain stupid?”
Forrest – “Stupid is as stupid does, Mrs. Blue.”
Mrs. Blue – “I guess.”

Where was Bubba´s House filmed?

Capturing the essence of commitment and friendship, the scene set in Bubba’s family home was filmed at 145 Alston Rd, Beaufort, South Carolina, USA.

More about Beaufort, South Carolina

Nestled on Port Royal Island, Beaufort boasts of an exquisite blend of historic charm and natural splendor. The town has been recognized as a National Historic Landmark for its notable antebellum architecture. Its scenic streets, draped with moss-laden oaks and adorned by historic homes, have attracted filmmakers for decades, making it a cherished spot for film aficionados and history buffs alike.

Scenes filmed at 145 Alston Rd, Beaufort

Forrest visits Bubba’s Family
In “Forrest Gump,” there’s a touching scene where Forrest decides to honor a promise he made to his late friend Bubba by starting a shrimp business. He visits Bubba’s family home and meets Bubba’s mother to inform her about his plan.

Forrest Shares Shrimp Business Profits with Bubba’s Mother
After the shrimp business becomes successful, Forrest visits Bubba’s mother again. This time, he hands her a letter, which contains a share of the profits from the shrimp business. Bubba’s mother is overcome with emotion as she realizes that Forrest has not only honored his promise to her son but has also ensured financial security for her family.

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