Filming location in Forrest Gump

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Forrest and Jenny walk by the White House

Jenny and Forrest share a reflective walk near the White House after an intense confrontation. This unforgettable moment was captured at the real White House in Washington DC, the capital city of the USA. For those eager to witness the exact location of this iconic scene, a map pin awaits to guide you directly.

“I would never hurt you, Jenny”


Where was the scene of Forrest and Jenny walking by the White House filmed?

Jenny and Forrest, portrayed by Robin Wright and Tom Hanks, share a moment of solace and understanding as they amble by a renowned U.S. edifice. This particular scene was filmed at the North part of the White House on Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, USA.

More about the White House

The White House is not just the official residence and workplace of the U.S. president, but it’s also a symbol of the nation’s government. Constructed between 1792 and 1800, this neoclassical structure has borne witness to countless historic events and has been the residence of every U.S. president since John Adams.

Scenes filmed at the White House

Stroll by the White House
In this scene from Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks), Jenny (Robin Wright) and Forrest find themselves walking against the backdrop of the White House, following their expulsion from what Forrest refers to as the “Black Panther Party.” As they stroll, Jenny attempts to justify the actions of her boyfriend who had earlier hit her, explaining that he doesn’t really mean it when he behaves violently. Forrest, says to her that he would newer heart her on which she replies that she knows that.

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