“ Suzy lives with her family in a rambling, colorful house named Summer’s End. Records are played, books are read, plans are hatched. Anderson used an old, decommissioned light house on the northern tip of Jamestown for exterior shots. But the crew built the interiors at an abandoned Linens ‘n Things on West Main Road in Middletown. ”
— David Scharfenberg explains the Moonrise Kingdom locations. Because I know nothing about the wooded areas of the state that I have lived in my whole life, I actually couldn’t identify any of it by sight, although of course I should have realized that they would have used Yawgoog for the scout camp.