Filming location in Pride and Prejudice

Filming Location
Mr. Darcy proposes to Elizabeth

In a poignant moment, Mr. Darcy musters the courage to propose to Elizabeth Bennet amidst the backdrop of a historic temple. The scene unfolds in the UK, near the city of Salisbury in Wiltshire. Those curious about the exact filming locale are encouraged to explore further or click on the map pin icon in the navigation.

“In vain I have struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.”

Mr. Darcy

Where was Mr. Darcy proposes to Elizabeth filmed?

As emotions run high between Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth, they stand in the midst of the historic Temple of Apollo at the National Trust property Stourhead in Wiltshire. This location is not far away from Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK.

More about the Temple of Apollo

The Temple of Apollo, built in 1765, is one of the many fascinating structures within the Stourhead estate. Inspired by the Temple of Baalbek in Lebanon, it’s dedicated to the sun god, Apollo. The temple offers panoramic views of the garden and the lake, making it a favored spot for visitors. More about National Trust property.

Scenes filmed at the Temple of Apollo

Mr. Darcy Proposes to Elizabeth
In a scene charged with emotion, Mr. Darcy, portrayed by Matthew Macfadyen, approaches Elizabeth Bennet, played by Keira Knightley, amidst the stunning backdrop of the Temple of Apollo to confess his feelings.

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