Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Birmingham, 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.
[A1] 5th Avenue Antiques
[A2] Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame Museum (must see)
[A3] Alabama Museum of Health Sciences
[A4] Alabama Sports Hall of Fame Museum (must see)
[A5] Alabama Theatre (must see)
[A6] Bare Hands Gallery
[A7] Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (must see)
[A8] Birmingham History Center (must see)
[A9] Birmingham Museum of Art (must see)
[B1] Birmingham Public Library
[B2] Blue Monkey Lounge
[B3] Boutwell Auditorium
[B4] Cathedral Church of the Advent
[B5] Cathedral of St. Paul (must see)
[B6] Dave's Pub
[B7] Don Kresge Memorial Museum
[B8] First Presbyterian Church
[B9] First United Methodist Church
[C1] Greek Orthodox Cathedral
[C2] Hanna Antiques Mall
[C3] Highlands United Methodist Church
[C4] Jackson Antique Galleries
[C5] Kelly Ingram Park
[C6] McWane Science Center (must see)
[C7] Nana Funks
[C8] Reed Books
[C9] Saint Andrew's Church
[D1] Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (must see)
[D2] Sloss Furnaces (must see)
[D3] The Nick
[D4] The Quest Club
[D5] Third Presbyterian Church
[D6] Vulcan Park & Museum (must see)
[D7] WorkPlay
[D8] Zydeco

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*: