Home Alone House.

Home Alone House

Field review by the editors.

Winnetka, Illinois

This 3-story red brick suburban house is recognizable even without the snow and the art-directed green-and-red Christmas decor. It's from the John Hughes movie "Home Alone," a 1990 comedy hit. The exteriors were filmed in the neighborhood, and a few of the interiors, although most of the slapstick pratfalls and stunts were shot on a more expendable version of the home Hughes had created in a gymnasium.

The property is not open for tours, and is used as a normal residence (one with occasional cars slowing on the street and snapping pics). After a year on the market, the house was sold in 2012.

Home Alone House

Address:
671 Lincoln Ave., Winnetka, IL
Directions:
US 41 S then continue onto 1-94 E before taking exit 31. Merge onto W Frontage Rd, turn right to Tower Rd, right again onto Green Bay Rd. Continue to a 2nd left onto Pine St then another left onto Lincoln Ave. Do not enter property.
Hours:
Private property - visible from street. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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