Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Washington D.C., 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.

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*:
1789 Restaurant
18th Street Lounge
9:30 Club
African American Civil War Memorial and Museum
Appalachian Spring
Art Museum of the Americas
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of Art
Avenue
Bartholdi Park
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (must see)
Ben's Chili Bowl
Big Bear Cafe
Black Cat
Blues Alley
Bullfeathers of Capitol Hill
Cactus Cantina
Calvert-Woodley
Capitol Hill Flea Market
Constitution Garden
Corcoran Gallery of Art
Dumbarton Oaks (must see)
Dupont Circle
Ebenezers Coffeehouse
Enid A. Haupt Garden
Federal Reserve Board Building
Federal Trade Commission
Ford's Theater (must see)
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial (must see)
Freer Gallery of Art (must see)
Georgetown Flea Market
Georgetown Lutheran Church
Georgetown Presbyterian Church
Georgetown University Bookstore
Hillwood Museum and Gardens (must see)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Holocaust Memorial Museum (must see)
House of Representatives Office Buildings
International Spy Museum (must see)
Korean War Veterans Memorial (must see)
Lafayette Park/ President's Park
Library of Congress (must see)
Lincoln Memorial (must see)
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
Marcel's
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial (must see)
Museum of Natural History Giftshop
National Air and Space Museum (must see)
National Archives
National Building Museum Shop
National Gallery of Art (must see)
National Gallery of Art Shop
National Museum Of American History (must see)
National Museum Of Women In The Arts
National Museum of Natural History (must see)
National Museum of the American Indian (must see)
National Portrait Gallery (must see)
Newseum (must see)
Oak Hill Cemetery
Old Stone House
Pentagon Memorial
Political Americana
Rasika
Rawlins Park
Renwick Gallery
Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice
Ronald Reagan Building
Sidamo Coffee and Tea
Smithsonian American Art Museum (must see)
Smithsonian National Museum of African Art (must see)
Supreme Court
Tabard Inn
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The National Zoo
The Supreme Court Gift Shop
The U.S. Capitol (must see)
The White House (must see)
Thomas Jefferson Memorial (must see)
Tudor Place
U.S. Botanic Garden (must see)
U.S. Navy Memorial (must see)
Vietnam Veterans Memorial (must see)
Washington Harbour (must see)
Washington Monument (must see)
Washington National Cathedral
Washington National Cathedral (must see)
White House Visitor Center
Whole Foods Market
Woodrow Wilson House
World War II Memorial (must see)
Zorba's Cafe

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


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.
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.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with email address, in the fields below. You will get instructions by email for retrieving your custom walk within the GPSmyCity app. You can fine-tune the walk's route within the app by re-ordering the sights manually.
Walk Name*:
Email*: