Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Birmingham, England

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 city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
[A1] 10 Holloway Circus
[A2] 17 & 19 Newhall Street
[A3] Alpha Tower
[A4] Apres Bars
[A5] Argent Centre
[A6] Art Lounge
[A7] Aston Hall (must see)
[A8] BBC Birmingham’s Public Space
[A9] Barber Institute of Fine Arts (must see)
[B1] Baskerville House Birmingham
[B2] Birmingham Central Mosque
[B3] Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery (must see)
[B4] Birmingham Oratory
[B5] Birmingham Town Hall (must see)
[B6] Brindleyplace (must see)
[B7] British Telecom Tower
[B8] Cannon Hill Park (must see)
[B9] Centenary Square
[C1] Central Library (must see)
[C2] Coffee Republic
[C3] Council House (must see)
[C4] Edmunds Restaurant
[C5] Fragile Design
[C6] G.C.R. Jewellery
[C7] Gatecrasher
[C8] Hall of Memory Birmingham
[C9] IMAX Cinema
[D1] International Convention Centre
[D2] Island Bar
[D3] Jewellery Quarter (must see)
[D4] Mechu
[D5] Moseley Emporium
[D6] Museum of the Jewellery Quarter (must see)
[D7] National Sea Life Centre (must see)
[D8] New Street
[D9] Orion Building
[E1] Orthodox Cathedral
[E2] Poppy-Red Bar
[E3] Redpoint Climbing Centre
[E4] Repertory Theatre
[E5] Rococo Lounge
[E6] Rotunda
[E7] Royal Birmingham Society of Artists
[E8] Sarehole Mill (must see)
[E9] Soho House Museum (must see)
[F1] St Bartholomew's Church
[F2] St. Chad's Cathedral (must see)
[F3] St. Paul's Church (must see)
[F4] St. Paul's Gallery
[F5] St. Philip's Cathedral (must see)
[F6] The Bull Ring Market (must see)
[F7] The Church of St. Martin (must see)
[F8] The Old Crown
[F9] Thinktank Museum (must see)
[G1] Turner Violins
[G2] Victoria Law Courts (must see)
[G3] Victoria Square (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*:


Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates
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.
The tour 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 only.


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 retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*:
Email*: