Take a look at the original 'Top Gun' house | Inquirer Entertainment
Close  

Take a look at the original ‘Top Gun’ house

/ 11:52 AM June 20, 2022
Top Gun

The house featured in the original “Top Gun” movie has been restored and turned into a “High Pie” shop along the beach in Oceanside, Californian, U.S., June 13, 2022. Image: Reuters/Mike Blake

In Oceanside, California, a tiny pastel blue bungalow is nestled between lofty hotels and apartment blocks. It is the “Top Gun” house.

The house was owned by Maverick’s love interest, Charlie, in the 1986 original film. Now restored and moved a block down from its original location, it has been opened to the public.

ADVERTISEMENT

“You get to relive that magical, quintessential southern California moment, where Tom Cruise is coming up the coast in his Kawasaki 900,” said Ben Fairchild of the Mission Pacific Hotel and Seabird Resort, where the structure is now located.

“There’s a replica right outside the house that you can jump on and really relive that moment of the coastal breezes going through your hair, which is a lot of fun.”

FEATURED STORIES

The sequel to “Top Gun,” “Top Gun: Maverick,” is currently the highest grossing movie of the year in the United States. AP/JB

RELATED STORIES:

36 years later, ‘Top Gun’ again tops North America box office with $151 million weekend haul

Lady Gaga drops ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ song ‘Hold My Hand’ video ahead of film premiere

The hottest entertainment news straight to your inbox

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Replicas, shooting locations, Tom Cruise, Top Gun, Top Gun: Maverick
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our entertainment news

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.