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In the end, Don Draper didn't find inner peace in Los Angeles. He found it in Big Sur, and then immediately sold it, which basically adds up to the same thing. Throughout Mad Men, which ended this past weekend after seven seasons, Los Angeles was Don's escape (at least until Megan moved to the canyons), but behind the scenes it was also pretty much everything else: while the series was set mostly in New York, it was shot almost entirely around Los Angeles.

A lot of the most memorable locations—the apartments, the offices—were sets, but Mad Men also used dozens of real Southern California restaurants, hotels, theaters, houses, and more. (The set for SC&P's late-sixties office in Beverly Hills is aspirationally old school and stuffy, but the region did eventually got around to appreciating its mid-century greatness.) Here we've mapped 40 SoCal locations used in the series; this isn't quite everything, so let us know what we've missed.

*A commenter points out that we forgot to credit the person responsible for finding mid-century New York hiding throughout Los Angeles: R. Scott Poole was the location manager for all 92 episodes of the series.

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1. Drapers' Ossining house

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675 Arden Road
Pasadena, CA 91106

This house in Pasadena plays the Drapers' home in Ossining, NY.

2. Roger/Don double date

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3198 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90005

In season one's "Ladies Room," Don and Betty join Roger and Mona for dinner at a restaurant played by Koreatown institution the Prince.

3. Deelite

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1238 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

In season one's "5G," Don talks with his half-brother at the Deelite, played by Quality Cafe.

4. Grand Central Oyster Bar/Sardi's/Downey's Steakhouse

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6667 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028

In season one's "Red in the Face," Don feeds Martinis and oysters to Roger at Musso & Frank, standing in for a New York restaurant. M&F also appears in season two's "The New Girl" as Sardi's and in season four's "The Rejected" as Downey's Steakhouse.

5. PJ Clarke's

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613 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90017

In the season one episode "The Hobo Code," the Sterling Cooper gang go dancing and drinking at the New York bar PJ Clarke's, played by Downtown's Casey's Irish Pub. Casey's shows up again in season two's "For Those Who Think Young" and in season seven.

6. Broadhurst Theatre

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615 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014

In season one episode "Shoot," Betty and Don go see Fiorello! at the Broadhurst Theatre, played by Broadway's Los Angeles Theatre.

7. La Trombetta

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3357 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90010

In season one episode "Indian Summer," Peggy has a date at La Trombetta, played by Koreatown's HMS Bounty.

8. Savoy Plaza

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506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Betty very dramatically descends the staircase at the Millenium Biltmore, standing in for New York's Savoy Plaza, in season two episode "For Those Who Think Young." The hotel shows up again and again throughout the series.

9. LA hotel

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2290 Country Club Drive
Altadena, CA 91001

In season two's "The Jet Set," the Altadena Town & Country Club stands in for Don and Pete's hotel.

10. Palm Springs house

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9361 Farralone Avenue
Chatsworth, CA 91311

Don runs away to this fabulous Mid-Century Modern house with a group of fabulous Europeans in the season two episode "The Jet Set."

11. Anna Draper's house

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4021 South Carolina Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

This house in San Pedro plays the Long Beach house that Don buys for Anna Draper. It first appears in season two episode "The Mountain King."

12. Betty cheats

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1123 Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90038

Pregnant Betty cheats on Don at the Three Clubs in season two's "Meditation in an Emergency." The bar appears in other episodes too.

13. Baltimore restaurant

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648 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014

Don and Sal visit a Baltimore restaurant played by Clifton's in the season three premiere "Out of Town."

14. Kentucky Derby party

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880 La Loma Road
Pasadena, CA 91105

Roger memorably/cringeworthily does a number in blackface at his Kentucky Derby party in the season three episode "My Old Kentucky Home." The house is the SS Hinds Estate in Pasadena.

15. Swenson's Bakery

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506 South Myrtle Avenue
Monrovia, CA 91016

The Monrovia Bakery plays Swenson's Bakery, where Betty meets with Henry, in season three episode "Seven Twenty Three."

16. Roman hotel

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135 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Music Center played Rome in the season three episode "Souvenir."

17. Roger and Annabelle's date

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430 Madeline Drive
Pasadena, CA 91105

The entryway to Pasadena's Cravens Estate was made into a restaurant for season three's "The Gypsy and the Hobo."

18. Margaret's wedding

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743 South Lucerne Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90005

In season three's "The Grown Ups," Roger's daughter has a morose wedding (on November 23, 1963) at the Ebell of Los Angeles.

19. Clio awards

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617 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

In season four's "Waldorf Stories," Don and company attend a boozy Clio awards at a venue played by the Cicada in Downtown's Oviatt Building.

20. Don and Roger's first drink

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118 East 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

During a flashback in season four's "Waldorf Stories," Roger and Don drink at a restaurant played by Cole's, which shows up again in the last season.

21. Clay/Liston fight bar

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2801 Leonis Boulevard
Vernon, CA 90058

In season four's "The Suitcase," Peggy and Don listen to the Cassius Clay-Sonny Liston fight at a bar played by La Villa Basque.

22. New York Athletic Club

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431 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

Classic Mad Men moment: Don takes a labored swim, then lights a cigarette on his way out of the New York Athletic Club, played by the Los Angeles Athletic Club, in season four's "The Summer Man."

23. Bob's Big Boy Broiler

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7447 Firestone Boulevard
Downey, CA 90241

Don suddenly realizes how good Megan looks as part of his family at a SoCal diner in season four closer "Tomorrowland."

24. Francis house

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2421 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90007

In season five, Henry Francis's Westchester mansion is played by the landmark Stimson House in University Park.

25. Howard Johnson interior

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41 West Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007

The infamous Googie HoJo's in season five's "Far Away Places" is played by two buildings: the interior is Rod's Diner in Arcadia.

26. Howard Johnson exterior

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14624 Dalewood Street
Baldwin Park, CA 91706

The exterior, though, is the Regency Inn & Suites in Baldwin Park.

27. Jaguar showroom

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In season five's "Christmas Waltz," Don brings Joan to a Jaguar dealership played by the Farmers & Merchants Bank Building.

28. American Museum of Natural History

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900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90007

The Natural History Museum of LA stands in for New York's American Museum of Natural History, where Sally gets her period, in season five's "Commissions and Fees."

29. Bobby goes to camp

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1418 Descanso Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

In season six's "The Better Half," Descanso Gardens shop appears as a gas station, while its Boddy Lodge plays a camp restaurant.

30. Brothel

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1355 Carroll Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90026

In season six finale "In Care Of," Don shows his kids the brothel where Dick Whitman grew up. It's actually in Angelino Heights.

31. Don/Sally dinner

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1110 Huntington Drive
San Marino, CA 91108

On a road trip in season seven's "A Day's Work," Don and Sally stop to eat at a restaurant played by San Marino's Colonial Kitchen.

32. LAX interior

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Los Angeles International Airport, 1 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045

LAX's mosaic murals play themselves in season seven's "Time Zones."

33. LAX exterior

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LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT)
Ontario, CA 91761

But LAX's horseshoe road is played by the LA/Ontario International Airport.

34. Dinner with Megan's agent

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1760 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Don flies to LA and meets Megan's agent in the Dresden Room in season seven's "Time Zones."

35. Canter's

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419 North Fairfax Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Canter's plays itself, the spot where Pete gets his pastrami fix in Los Angeles, in season seven's "Time Zones."

36. Algonquin Hotel

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535 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

In season seven's "Field Trip," Don takes a meeting at the Algonquin, which is actually the almost-as-famous Hilton Checkers.

37. Joan's Butler drinks

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506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

In season seven's "Time Zones," Joan slowly makes her way into accounts at a bar played by the Millennium Biltmore's Gallery Bar.

38. Burger Chef

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765 East Foothill Boulevard
Rialto, CA 92376

The Burger Chef restaurant where Don, Peggy, and Pete become a family was actually once a Burger Chef. It also used to be a Jim's Burgers. Now it's empty.

39. Sharon Motel

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2413 Foothill Boulevard
La Crescenta, CA 91214

Don spends the second to last episode, "The Milk and Honey Route," crashing at an Oklahoma motel, played by the La Crescenta Motel.

40. Sets

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431 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

Mad Men's soundstages were at the Los Angeles Center Studios.

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1. Drapers' Ossining house

675 Arden Road, Pasadena, CA 91106

This house in Pasadena plays the Drapers' home in Ossining, NY.

675 Arden Road
Pasadena, CA 91106

2. Roger/Don double date

3198 West 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90005

In season one's "Ladies Room," Don and Betty join Roger and Mona for dinner at a restaurant played by Koreatown institution the Prince.

3198 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90005

3. Deelite

1238 West 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017

In season one's "5G," Don talks with his half-brother at the Deelite, played by Quality Cafe.

1238 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

4. Grand Central Oyster Bar/Sardi's/Downey's Steakhouse

6667 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028

In season one's "Red in the Face," Don feeds Martinis and oysters to Roger at Musso & Frank, standing in for a New York restaurant. M&F also appears in season two's "The New Girl" as Sardi's and in season four's "The Rejected" as Downey's Steakhouse.

6667 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028

5. PJ Clarke's

613 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90017

In the season one episode "The Hobo Code," the Sterling Cooper gang go dancing and drinking at the New York bar PJ Clarke's, played by Downtown's Casey's Irish Pub. Casey's shows up again in season two's "For Those Who Think Young" and in season seven.

613 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90017

6. Broadhurst Theatre

615 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014

In season one episode "Shoot," Betty and Don go see Fiorello! at the Broadhurst Theatre, played by Broadway's Los Angeles Theatre.

615 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014

7. La Trombetta

3357 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90010

In season one episode "Indian Summer," Peggy has a date at La Trombetta, played by Koreatown's HMS Bounty.

3357 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90010

8. Savoy Plaza

506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071

Betty very dramatically descends the staircase at the Millenium Biltmore, standing in for New York's Savoy Plaza, in season two episode "For Those Who Think Young." The hotel shows up again and again throughout the series.

506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

9. LA hotel

2290 Country Club Drive, Altadena, CA 91001

In season two's "The Jet Set," the Altadena Town & Country Club stands in for Don and Pete's hotel.

2290 Country Club Drive
Altadena, CA 91001

10. Palm Springs house

9361 Farralone Avenue, Chatsworth, CA 91311

Don runs away to this fabulous Mid-Century Modern house with a group of fabulous Europeans in the season two episode "The Jet Set."

9361 Farralone Avenue
Chatsworth, CA 91311

11. Anna Draper's house

4021 South Carolina Street, San Pedro, CA 90731

This house in San Pedro plays the Long Beach house that Don buys for Anna Draper. It first appears in season two episode "The Mountain King."

4021 South Carolina Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

12. Betty cheats

1123 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA 90038

Pregnant Betty cheats on Don at the Three Clubs in season two's "Meditation in an Emergency." The bar appears in other episodes too.

1123 Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90038

13. Baltimore restaurant

648 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014

Don and Sal visit a Baltimore restaurant played by Clifton's in the season three premiere "Out of Town."

648 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014

14. Kentucky Derby party

880 La Loma Road, Pasadena, CA 91105

Roger memorably/cringeworthily does a number in blackface at his Kentucky Derby party in the season three episode "My Old Kentucky Home." The house is the SS Hinds Estate in Pasadena.

880 La Loma Road
Pasadena, CA 91105

15. Swenson's Bakery

506 South Myrtle Avenue, Monrovia, CA 91016

The Monrovia Bakery plays Swenson's Bakery, where Betty meets with Henry, in season three episode "Seven Twenty Three."

506 South Myrtle Avenue
Monrovia, CA 91016

16. Roman hotel

135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Music Center played Rome in the season three episode "Souvenir."

135 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

17. Roger and Annabelle's date

430 Madeline Drive, Pasadena, CA 91105

The entryway to Pasadena's Cravens Estate was made into a restaurant for season three's "The Gypsy and the Hobo."

430 Madeline Drive
Pasadena, CA 91105

18. Margaret's wedding

743 South Lucerne Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90005

In season three's "The Grown Ups," Roger's daughter has a morose wedding (on November 23, 1963) at the Ebell of Los Angeles.

743 South Lucerne Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90005

19. Clio awards

617 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014

In season four's "Waldorf Stories," Don and company attend a boozy Clio awards at a venue played by the Cicada in Downtown's Oviatt Building.

617 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

20. Don and Roger's first drink

118 East 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014

During a flashback in season four's "Waldorf Stories," Roger and Don drink at a restaurant played by Cole's, which shows up again in the last season.

118 East 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

21. Clay/Liston fight bar

2801 Leonis Boulevard, Vernon, CA 90058

In season four's "The Suitcase," Peggy and Don listen to the Cassius Clay-Sonny Liston fight at a bar played by La Villa Basque.

2801 Leonis Boulevard
Vernon, CA 90058

22. New York Athletic Club

431 West 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014

Classic Mad Men moment: Don takes a labored swim, then lights a cigarette on his way out of the New York Athletic Club, played by the Los Angeles Athletic Club, in season four's "The Summer Man."

431 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

23. Bob's Big Boy Broiler

7447 Firestone Boulevard, Downey, CA 90241

Don suddenly realizes how good Megan looks as part of his family at a SoCal diner in season four closer "Tomorrowland."

7447 Firestone Boulevard
Downey, CA 90241

24. Francis house

2421 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007

In season five, Henry Francis's Westchester mansion is played by the landmark Stimson House in University Park.

2421 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90007

25. Howard Johnson interior

41 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007

The infamous Googie HoJo's in season five's "Far Away Places" is played by two buildings: the interior is Rod's Diner in Arcadia.

41 West Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007

26. Howard Johnson exterior

14624 Dalewood Street, Baldwin Park, CA 91706

The exterior, though, is the Regency Inn & Suites in Baldwin Park.

14624 Dalewood Street
Baldwin Park, CA 91706

27. Jaguar showroom

401 S. Main Street, Los Angeles

In season five's "Christmas Waltz," Don brings Joan to a Jaguar dealership played by the Farmers & Merchants Bank Building.

28. American Museum of Natural History

900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007

The Natural History Museum of LA stands in for New York's American Museum of Natural History, where Sally gets her period, in season five's "Commissions and Fees."

900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90007

29. Bobby goes to camp

1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

In season six's "The Better Half," Descanso Gardens shop appears as a gas station, while its Boddy Lodge plays a camp restaurant.

1418 Descanso Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

30. Brothel

1355 Carroll Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90026

In season six finale "In Care Of," Don shows his kids the brothel where Dick Whitman grew up. It's actually in Angelino Heights.

1355 Carroll Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90026

31. Don/Sally dinner

1110 Huntington Drive, San Marino, CA 91108

On a road trip in season seven's "A Day's Work," Don and Sally stop to eat at a restaurant played by San Marino's Colonial Kitchen.

1110 Huntington Drive
San Marino, CA 91108

32. LAX interior

Los Angeles International Airport, 1 World Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045

LAX's mosaic murals play themselves in season seven's "Time Zones."

Los Angeles International Airport, 1 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045

33. LAX exterior

LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT), Ontario, CA 91761

But LAX's horseshoe road is played by the LA/Ontario International Airport.

LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT)
Ontario, CA 91761

34. Dinner with Megan's agent

1760 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Don flies to LA and meets Megan's agent in the Dresden Room in season seven's "Time Zones."

1760 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027

35. Canter's

419 North Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Canter's plays itself, the spot where Pete gets his pastrami fix in Los Angeles, in season seven's "Time Zones."

419 North Fairfax Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90036

36. Algonquin Hotel

535 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071

In season seven's "Field Trip," Don takes a meeting at the Algonquin, which is actually the almost-as-famous Hilton Checkers.

535 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

37. Joan's Butler drinks

506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071

In season seven's "Time Zones," Joan slowly makes her way into accounts at a bar played by the Millennium Biltmore's Gallery Bar.

506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

38. Burger Chef

765 East Foothill Boulevard, Rialto, CA 92376

The Burger Chef restaurant where Don, Peggy, and Pete become a family was actually once a Burger Chef. It also used to be a Jim's Burgers. Now it's empty.

765 East Foothill Boulevard
Rialto, CA 92376

39. Sharon Motel

2413 Foothill Boulevard, La Crescenta, CA 91214

Don spends the second to last episode, "The Milk and Honey Route," crashing at an Oklahoma motel, played by the La Crescenta Motel.

2413 Foothill Boulevard
La Crescenta, CA 91214

40. Sets

431 West 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014

Mad Men's soundstages were at the Los Angeles Center Studios.

431 West 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014