Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Halifax, Canada

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] All Nations Christian Reformed Church
[A2] Army Museum (must see)
[A3] Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (must see)
[A4] Barrington Street
[A5] Brunswick Street United Church
[A6] Burbidge Building
[A7] Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
[A8] Church of Saint David
[A9] City Hall
[B1] Dalhousie Art Gallery
[B2] Discovery Centre (must see)
[B3] Economy Shoe Shop
[B4] Fenwick Tower
[B5] Forrest Building
[B6] Government House of Nova Scotia
[B7] HMCS Sackville
[B8] Halifax Alehouse
[B9] Halifax Central Library
[C1] Halifax Citadel National Historic Site (must see)
[C2] Halifax Farmers' Market (must see)
[C3] Khyber Centre for the Arts
[C4] Maritime Museum of the Atlantic (must see)
[C5] Maxwell's Plum
[C6] Niche SupperClub
[C7] Nova Scotia House of Assembly
[C8] Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History (must see)
[C9] Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame
[D1] Pacifico Nightclub
[D2] Paragon Theatre
[D3] Public Gardens (must see)
[D4] Reflections Cabaret
[D5] Saint George's Church
[D6] Saint Mary's Basilica (must see)
[D7] Saint Matthew's United Church (must see)
[D8] Saint Patrick's Church
[D9] Saint Theresa's Church
[E1] Shirreff Hall
[E2] Spring Garden (must see)
[E3] St. Paul's Church (must see)
[E4] Studio 21
[E5] The Argyle
[E6] The Dome
[E7] The Old Triangle
[E8] The Seahorse Tavern
[E9] The Split Crow Pub
[F1] Thomas McCulloch Museum
[F2] Town Clock (must see)
[F3] University of King's College
[F4] ViewPoint Gallery
[F5] Zwicker's Gallery

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*: