Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Houston, USA

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the below listed city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
[A1] Alley Theatre (must see)
[A2] Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral
[A3] Antique Pavilion
[A4] Bank of America Center
[A5] Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens (must see)
[A6] Bayou Place (must see)
[A7] Be-Jewel
[A8] Buffalo Bayou ArtPark
[A9] Buffalo Bayou Park
[B1] Buffalo Soldiers National Museum
[B2] Center for Contemporary Craft
[B3] Cezanne
[B4] Chapel of St. Basil
[B5] Children's Museum of Houston (must see)
[B6] Chippendale Eastlake Antiques
[B7] Christ Church Cathedral
[B8] Club Tropicana
[B9] Contemporary Arts Museum
[C1] Continental Club
[C2] Cullen Sculpture Garden
[C3] Cy Twombly Gallery
[C4] Czech Center Museum
[C5] Davenport
[C6] DiverseWorks
[C7] Drink Houston
[C8] Engine Room
[C9] Esperson Buildings
[D1] First Presbyterian Church of Houston
[D2] First Unitarian Universalist Church
[D3] Freed-Montrose Neighborhood Library
[D4] George R. Brown Convention Center
[D5] Grace Hart & Company
[D6] Health Museum of Houston (must see)
[D7] Heritage Plaza
[D8] Heritage Society Museum
[D9] Hermann Park (must see)
[E1] Hobby Center for the Performing Arts (must see)
[E2] Holocaust Museum Houston (must see)
[E3] Houston Arboretum & Nature Center (must see)
[E4] Houston Center for Photography
[E5] Houston City Hall (must see)
[E6] Houston Museum of Natural Science (must see)
[E7] Houston Zoo (must see)
[E8] JPMorgan Chase Building
[E9] John C. Freeman Weather Museum
[F1] Jones Hall
[F2] Julia Ideson Building
[F3] La Carafe Wine Bar
[F4] Lawndale Art Center
[F5] Lumen Lounge
[F6] Marfreless River Oaks Lounge
[F7] Market Square District
[F8] McGonigel's Mucky Duck
[F9] Menil Collection (must see)
[G1] Meteor Lounge
[G2] Metropolis & Extravaganza
[G3] Miller Outdoor Theatre (must see)
[G4] Montrose Mining Company
[G5] Museum of Fine Arts (must see)
[G6] Museum of Printing History
[G7] Numbers
[G8] One Shell Plaza
[G9] Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church
[H1] Pennzoil Place
[H2] Post Rice Lofts
[H3] Rice University Art Gallery
[H4] Rice University Campus (must see)
[H5] Ripcord
[H6] Rothko Chapel
[H7] Sam Houston Park (must see)
[H8] Sambuca
[H9] Sesquicentennial Park
[J1] South Beach Nightclub
[J2] South Main Baptist Church
[J3] St Matthew Lutheran Church
[J4] St. Paul's Methodist Church
[J5] Stereo Live
[J6] Tejas Custom Boots
[J7] The Alley Kat Bar & Lounge (ex Mink)
[J8] The Firehouse Saloon and Eatery
[J9] The Jung Center of Houston
[K1] Tranquility Park
[K2] Trinity Episcopal Church
[K3] Venue
[K4] Warehouse Live
[K5] Westheimer Antique Flea Market
[K6] Wild West
[K7] Williams Waterwall (must see)
[K8] Wortham Theater Center (must see)

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:
Enter Place Name*:
Get GPS Coordinates*: Locate the place on map
Choose a Hotel*:

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in 'Step 2', it is marked by a blue pin.
Your walk is not saved yet. To save it, please proceed to the final 'Step 4' below.
The walk starting point is your personal place specified in 'Step 2'.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in 'Step 2'.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for printing out this map or retrieving it on the GPSmyCity app by email. The GPSmyCity app offers turn by turn travel directions to guide you from one attraction to the next.
Walk Name*: