• Filming Location,  Movies

    The Boston Public Garden Bench from “Good Will Hunting”

    LOCATION The park bench where Robin Williams delivers his memorable monologue in “Good Will Hunting”. ADDRESS Boston Public Garden Boston, MA STORY & PHOTOS 1997’s “Good Will Hunting” showcased not only newcomers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck (who co-wrote and co-starred in the acclaimed film) but also veteran actor Robin Williams in an Oscar-winning performance as therapist Sean Maguire. One of his best scenes takes place on a park bench; watch it here: That much-loved scene takes place in Boston’s Public Garden:

  • Filming Location,  Movies

    L Street Tavern from “Good Will Hunting”

    LOCATION Southie bar L Street Tavern, as seen in “Good Will Hunting”. ADDRESS L Street Tavern 195 L Street Boston, MA STORY & PHOTOS The good old boys of “Good Will Hunting”, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, stuck close to home while making the movie of their Oscar-winning screenplay. Most of “Good Will Hunting” was filmed in Boston, MA, and some participating local businesses are still pretty proud of it.