Create Your Own Exquisite Map Art

Within the intricate grid of city streets and the sweeping contours of landscapes, every place holds a story. Our map art generator allows you to immortalize the geography that frames your life's most significant moments, turning them into timeless works of art that resonate with the depths of those experiences. These maps go beyond mere geographical representation—they chart the course of your personal journey against the vivid backdrop of the world, allowing you to hold onto those invaluable memories forever.

Whether celebrating the beginning of a love story, commemorating an anniversary, or creating a unique gift that captures the essence of a cherished locale, our custom map art generator weaves the spirit of your chosen places into your narrative. Join us in crafting a piece of map art that not only depicts a location but also embodies the emotional and historical significance of your moments, transforming fleeting memories into lasting tributes.

“Gorgeous, bought a framed print for my husband’s birthday as a lovely reminder of our holiday, he’s absolutely thrilled!”  

Annabel Marsh

“A beautiful gift for my daughter, she loves it!” 

Lori Buckley

Amazing quality, and quick delivery too!”

Gregg Haynes

“Lovely personalised gift for our friends who live in London, would highly recommend”

Dan Thorpe

“Superb quality and very well packaged, it’s hanging on our wall already!”

Alison Morley

"Great present for my wife and something a bit different."

Stewart Winters

“Recommended by a friend, I ordered one as a housewarming gift for my son and his fiancé, they were delighted!"

Gwen Stanton

“Very well presented and arrived so quickly, can’t wait to give it to our friends!”

Carolina Weber

“Perfect reminder of our honeymoon in Hawaii, great quality print & frame.”

Marcus Hutton

“Very happy with the quality & service, such a neat idea for a Birthday gift!”

Keira Higgins

“A Lovely and unique gift for my sister and her fiancé who emigrated to Australia."

Justin Powell

“Ordered a gold framed print for Mum & Dad, now pride of place in their living room. Would highly recommend!"

Hailey Kennedy

How to Design Your Custom Map Art

Creating your city map art is a seamless journey, designed to turn your cherished memories into a cartographic masterpiece. With our intuitive design process, you can effortlessly craft a stunning map poster that not only commemorates a special place but does so with personal flair and artistic precision.

From selecting the exact location to choosing your preferred design elements like color schemes and text, each step is an opportunity to personalize and perfect your geographical tribute.

Ready to start mapping?

Let’s create map art that's as unique as your experiences.

1. Search Any Location & Adjust Your Map

Begin by searching for any location worldwide and adjusting the map to achieve the perfect position and zoom level. Enhance the personal relevance of your map by adding up to eight custom map markers, available in thirteen distinct iconic styles. These markers are ideal for highlighting significant spots such as where you first met, where you proposed, or other memorable places in your journey together.

2. Pick a Map Color & Layout

Choose from a diverse palette of over 50 beautiful color schemes, or employ the custom color picker to craft your own distinct hues, adding a personal touch to your map art. Further customize your creation by selecting from three map text label styles, and deciding between landscape or portrait orientation to suit your space. Additionally, you can incorporate a mini-map of the location country displayed in the top right corner of your design, which adds a layer of context and enhances the overall aesthetic of your design.

3. Select the Map Size & Frame

Choose the perfect size for your map art from a range of 11 different print sizes, and select a frame from our elegant options in black, white, or natural wood. Each frame is available with or without a mount, allowing you to customize the presentation to match the style of your space or the preference of your recipient. This step ensures that your custom map poster not only looks spectacular but also fits beautifully wherever it is displayed.

4. Edit the Map Text & Font Style

Personalize your map further by editing the map title, subtitle, and adding an optional tagline to encapsulate the essence of your map. Choose from 24 different font styles to express the character of your map uniquely. This customization allows you to convey the narrative and significance of the location depicted, making your map art a more meaningful and engaging piece.

Looking for Some Map Art Inspiration?

Dive into a world of artistic cartography with our city map art gallery. From vibrant color palettes to elegant designs, find the perfect inspiration for your custom map and bring the charm of precise geography into your home or the heart of someone special. Whether you’re looking to commemorate a beloved city, a cherished getaway, or a significant life event, our gallery showcases a variety of styles and settings that can spark your creativity and help you envision your own unique piece.

Start Designing Your Map Art Masterpiece Now!

As we navigate the landscapes of our woven narratives, our custom map posters vividly illuminate the unforgettable places that punctuate the chapters of our lives. Embarking on the creation of your personalized map art is not merely about capturing geography; it's a profound celebration of the ties that bind us across distances and through time. Each map we create is more than a visual representation; it serves as a portal through which you can revisit those pivotal moments of connection, discovery, and shared joy.

This is more than a creative endeavor; it is your opportunity to celebrate the roots and routes of your relationships, to craft a legacy that intertwines personal histories with geographical aesthetics. With each stroke of design, your map becomes a beacon of your unique journey, echoing stories that span continents and epochs.

Consider this your official invitation to start tracing the contours of your shared experiences, to immortalize the essence of what truly matters in a piece that transcends the ordinary. Begin crafting your cartographic masterpiece today, preserving the vivid essence of your memories on a canvas that articulates the profound language of map art. Envision your story mapped out, not just for years, but for generations to admire and cherish, as a lasting tribute to the places that define and enrich your lives.


Q. What are the creative possibilities with map artwork?

A. Map artwork offers endless creative possibilities to commemorate life’s special moments or favorite places. Whether you want to highlight a hometown, the place you got engaged, or a memorable vacation spot, our platform allows you to bring these locations to life with vibrant colors, detailed text options, and various artistic elements. Each piece becomes a one-of-a-kind map artwork that is as unique as the story it tells.

Q. What should I consider when customizing my map poster?

A. Think about the key locations you want to highlight. Including the names, specific dates, and precise locations are crucial for personalizing your map art. Adding a personal message or a meaningful quote can further enhance the narrative of your map, making it a unique storytelling piece.

Q. How accurate are the location details in your custom maps?

A. Each of our maps is created with detailed attention to geographic accuracy, ensuring that your custom map art accurately reflects the specified locations with high precision.

Q. Can I add more than eight map markers to my map art poster?

A. Initially, you can personalize your map poster by adding up to eight custom markers through our map art editor, available in thirteen iconic styles to highlight significant locations. If you require more than eight markers to tell the story of your map visually-for instance, to commemorate sites like a first date, a wedding, or other memorable places-our design team can accommodate this request. After placing your order, simply contact us via email with your additional marker requirements, and we will assist you in customizing your map further. For detailed instructions on how to initially add and customize these markers, please refer to our comprehensive guide on custom map markers.

Q. What elements of the map can I customize with different colors?

A. You can personalize various aspects of your map poster to reflect your style. Our custom color picker allows you to adjust the colors of land, water, roads, buildings, national parks, smaller parks, and pitches. Choose from over fifty pre-designed color schemes or create your own unique palette to match your personal décor. This flexibility ensures that each map is a true reflection of your aesthetic preferences. For a seamless customization experience, consult our custom color picker guide, which offers step-by-step instructions on how to navigate and utilize these options effectively.

Q. Can I use the map art generator for professional projects?

A. Absolutely! Our map art generator is equipped with advanced tools that are perfect for creating high-quality, professional-grade map art. Whether you are an interior designer, a real estate agent, or a business owner looking to create custom map art for office spaces or client gifts, our generator will provide you with all the necessary options to create detailed and aesthetically pleasing maps that meet your professional standards.

Q. Is it possible to order my custom map in landscape orientation?

A. Absolutely! All our map products, including custom map posters, can be designed in either portrait or landscape configurations. This choice can be easily made within the map editor, allowing you to match the map to your space and design preferences.

Q. What type of paper is used for printing my custom map?

A. Our custom maps are printed on premium 200gsm matte art paper, which is a high-quality, heavyweight material chosen for its excellent print clarity and smooth finish. This fine art paper pairs well with our UV pigment-based inks to enhance the vibrancy of your chosen colors.

Q. What frame options are available for my map art poster?

A. You have a variety of options when selecting a frame for your custom map poster. Choose from several elegant frame colors including black, white, and natural wood, all available in various sizes and with or without a mount. This allows you to select a frame that not only complements your decor but also fits the aesthetic appeal and functional needs of your space.

Q. What are the shipping options for my custom map poster?

A. We offer free shipping for both framed and unframed maps to several regions, including the United Kingdom, the United States, Europe, and Australia. For more detailed shipping information, please check our delivery information page.

Q. Can I preview my custom map design before it goes to print?

A. Yes, after placing your order, we provide a digital preview via email, allowing you to review and approve your design before printing. This ensures that every detail meets your expectations.

Q. What payment methods do you accept for custom map purchases?

A. We accept all major credit cards and PayPal, offering convenient and secure payment options for our customers.