Filming Locations (19)

  • Psycho House, Backlot, Universal Studios - 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California, USA

  • Jefferson Hotel, 109 S. Central, Phoenix, Arizona, USA (establishing shot: cheap hotel room)

  • Gorman, California, USA (establishing shot of Marion's car parked by the side of road)

  • Falls Lake, Backlot, Universal Studios - 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California, USA (swamp where Marion Crane's car is sunk)

  • 4270 Lankershim Boulevard, North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA (automobile dealership exterior scene)

  • Phoenix, Arizona, USA (opening panoramic shot)

  • State Route 99, California, USA (Marion Crane's drive to the Bates Motel)

  • San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles, California, USA

  • Stage 18, Universal Studios - 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California, USA

  • Stage 28, Universal Studios - 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California, USA

  • Title and Trust Building, 114 West Adams Street, downtown Phoenix, Arizona, USA (Opening sequence)

  • Valley Bank and Trust Company Building, North Central Avenue and Monroe Street, downtown Phoenix, Arizona, USA (Opening sequence)

  • Hotel San Carlos - 202 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona, USA (Opening sequence)

  • Heard Security Building, 234 North Central Avenue, downtown Phoenix, Arizona, USA (Opening sequence - built in 1928)

  • Buckeye, Arizona, USA (freeway scenes deleted)

  • Gila Bend, Arizona, USA (Most freeway scenes deleted)

  • Downtown Phoenix, Arizona, USA (Central and Monroe - Janet Leigh at stop light)

  • Hotel Del Sol - 200 East 3rd Street, Yuma, Arizona, USA (Janet Leigh hotel scenes deleted)

  • Luhrs Tower, downtown Phoenix, Arizona, USA (scenes deleted)