Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Philadelphia, 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 city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
[A1] Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
[A2] All Wars Memorial to Colored Soldiers and Sailors
[A3] Arch Street Friends Meeting House
[A4] Arch Street Presbyterian Church
[A5] Arden Theatre Company
[A6] Barnes Foundation
[A7] Benjamin Franklin Bridge
[A8] Benjamin Franklin National Memorial (must see)
[A9] Betsy Ross House (must see)
[B1] Betsy Ross House Museum and Gift Shop
[B2] Bishop White House
[B3] Broad Street Ministry
[B4] Campbell & Company
[B5] Carpenters' Hall (must see)
[B6] Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul (must see)
[B7] Chinatown
[B8] Chris' Jazz Café
[B9] Christ Church
[C1] Christ Church Burial Ground (must see)
[C2] Church of the Holy Trinity
[C3] City Tavern
[C4] Cliveden (Benjamin Chew House)
[C5] Clothespin (must see)
[C6] Congress Hall (must see)
[C7] Declaration House (Graff House)
[C8] Duross & Langel Soaps and Candles
[C9] Eastern State Penitentiary (must see)
[D1] Eastern State Penitentiary Gift Shop
[D2] Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site (must see)
[D3] Elfreth's Alley (must see)
[D4] Elfreth’s Alley Historical Museum and Shop
[D5] Fairmount Park (must see)
[D6] Fairmount Waterworks Drive
[D7] Fergie's Pub
[D8] Fireman's Hall (must see)
[D9] First Baptist Church
[E1] First Presbyterian Church
[E2] First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia
[E3] Franklin Court (must see)
[E4] Franklin Square (must see)
[E5] Historic Philadelphia Gift Shop
[E6] Independence Hall (must see)
[E7] Independence National Historical Park (must see)
[E8] Independence Seaport Museum (must see)
[E9] Independence Square (must see)
[F1] Independence Visitor Center
[F2] Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts (must see)
[F3] LOVE Park (must see)
[F4] Liberty Bell (must see)
[F5] Liberty Place One and Two
[F6] Logan Circle (must see)
[F7] Lucky Strike Lanes & Lounge
[F8] Majestic Clubhouse Store
[F9] Marcie Blaine Artisanal Chocolates
[G1] Masonic Temple (must see)
[G2] McGillin's Olde Ale House
[G3] Mummers Museum Shop
[G4] Museum of the American Revolution
[G5] Mutter Museum (must see)
[G6] Mütter Museum Shop
[G7] National Constitution Center
[G8] National Museum of American Jewish History
[G9] Old City
[H1] Penn Square (Centre Square) (must see)
[H2] Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (must see)
[H3] Pennsylvania General Store
[H4] Philadelphia City Hall (must see)
[H5] Philadelphia Museum of Art (must see)
[H6] Philadelphia Reading Terminal Market
[H7] Philadelphia Zoo
[H8] Philosophical Hall
[H9] Physick House
[J1] Please Touch Museum (must see)
[J2] Powel House
[J3] Rodin Museum (must see)
[J4] Rosenbach Museum & Library
[J5] Shakespeare Memorial
[J6] Shofuso Japanese House and Garden (Pine Breeze Villa)
[J7] South Street
[J8] St. Clement's Church
[J9] St. Mark's Episcopal Church
[K1] Thaddeus Kosciuszko Statue
[K2] The African American Museum in Philadelphia
[K3] The Franklin Fountain
[K4] The Franklin Institute (must see)
[K5] The Irish Memorial
[K6] The Roxxy
[K7] United States Mint
[K8] University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology (must see)
[K9] Vietnam Memorial
[L1] Walnut Street
[L2] Washington Square
[L3] Welcome Park
[L4] Woody's
[L5] Yards Brewery

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.
Walk Name*:
Email*: