A ballpark, a zoo, an amusement park—any of them can attract new visitors to small town or city. But these days, having some zombies, resident vampires, or the occasional pirate around town can provide an immediate boost to tourism.

Take Senoia, Georgia, for instance: as the home of many locations from the wildly popular AMC zombie apocalypse series “Walking Dead,” the town of 3,300 has welcomed so many undead-loving visitors that there is talk of building a five-star hotel.

Certainly, plenty of famous TV shows and movies have filmed in established destinations, too—such as “Gossip Girl,” one of many series to film around NYC. But to add a unique flash to your next family vacation—and help kids better connect with a destination—consider exploring the locations from one of their favorite movies or TV shows. Here are five spots with rich Hollywood connections that kids and teens will love: