Maps

Can You See Your Street In These Historic Aerial Photos Of London?

Can You See Your Street In These Historic Aerial Photos Of London?

Incredible stuff. | By M@
Greedy Landlords Are Nothing New... As This Cartoon From 1909 Shows

Greedy Landlords Are Nothing New... As This Cartoon From 1909 Shows

'Destroy or be destroyed'. | By Will Noble
Does London End Where Toby Carvery Begins?

Does London End Where Toby Carvery Begins?

Toby-free territory. | By Jordan Waite
This Is Why We Love Stanfords Bookshop In Covent Garden

This Is Why We Love Stanfords Bookshop In Covent Garden

Lilliputian London. | By Londonist Staff
Map Lets You Sail Along The Thames In 1829

Map Lets You Sail Along The Thames In 1829

Oh this is gorgeous. | By M@
Which Is The Best Commuter Town To Live In?

Which Is The Best Commuter Town To Live In?

Purfleet? Really? | By Londonist
Be Mesmerised By These Stunning Globes, Handmade Right Here In London

Be Mesmerised By These Stunning Globes, Handmade Right Here In London

We're calling it: dream job. | By Robert Greene
This Chiswick Wall Has Been Beautified With Maps

This Chiswick Wall Has Been Beautified With Maps

Turnham Green turns mappy. | By M@
The Oldest Map Of The World Is Right Here In London

The Oldest Map Of The World Is Right Here In London

The Babylonian A-Z. | By M@
St James's Park, 300 Years Ago

St James's Park, 300 Years Ago

An historical view of the royal park. | By M@
A Map Of Shoreditch Street Art

A Map Of Shoreditch Street Art

This east London locale is slathered in the stuff. | By Will Noble
This Map Shows When And Where Passengers Get Off The Tube

This Map Shows When And Where Passengers Get Off The Tube

Interactive map time. | By Harry Rosehill
Mapped: Britain's Worst Disasters

Mapped: Britain's Worst Disasters

Shipwrecks, explosions and crashes. | By M@
An Interactive Live Traffic Map Of London

An Interactive Live Traffic Map Of London

Handy for drivers, great for geeks. | By Will Noble
A Tube Map Of London Salaries

A Tube Map Of London Salaries

Next stop: salary envy. | By Will Noble
Google Maps Shows Nicholas Soames MP, But Not The Thames Barrier

Google Maps Shows Nicholas Soames MP, But Not The Thames Barrier

More mapping oddities. | By M@
Londonist's Back Passage: #53 Crane Court

Londonist's Back Passage: #53 Crane Court

The forgotten court with a mighty history. | By M@
London's Sexy Spots, Mapped

London's Sexy Spots, Mapped

Brothels, saunas and Thames-side dogging. | By M@
A Map Of London Film Locations

A Map Of London Film Locations

Spot the Camberwell Carrot. | By Will Noble
Remember What The Original Overground Map Looked Like?

Remember What The Original Overground Map Looked Like?

My, how it's grown. | By Will Noble
London's Victoria Cross Medal Recipients, Mapped

London's Victoria Cross Medal Recipients, Mapped

Our city's heroes. | By M@
5 Chilling City Churchyards That'll Freak You Out

5 Chilling City Churchyards That'll Freak You Out

Enter at your own risk. | By Patrick Ross
We've Got A Brand New Book Out... And You Could Win A Copy

We've Got A Brand New Book Out... And You Could Win A Copy

Londonist Mapped. | By Londonist Staff
The Tube Map As You've Never Seen It Before

The Tube Map As You've Never Seen It Before

A world where West Ruislip and Epping are neigbours. | By Will Noble
850 Songs About London On One Gorgeous Map

850 Songs About London On One Gorgeous Map

Don't (use it to) go back to Dalston. | By M@
The Soviet Union Secretly Mapped London... Here Are Those Maps

The Soviet Union Secretly Mapped London... Here Are Those Maps

Know Cyrillic? Then you might spot the mistakes. | By Will Noble
The Value Of Homes Next To Tube Stations Has Increased By Up To 57% In A Decade

The Value Of Homes Next To Tube Stations Has Increased By Up To 57% In A Decade

How much has your area increased in value? | By Danny Lavelle
Londonist Mapped: Take A Look At Our New Book

Londonist Mapped: Take A Look At Our New Book

From Anglo-Saxon London, to secret parks and Churchill's hideouts. | By Londonist Staff
Where Is The Source Of The Thames?

Where Is The Source Of The Thames?

A trip to Gloucestershire. | By M@
Did You Know Crossrail Already Has A Journey Planner?

Did You Know Crossrail Already Has A Journey Planner?

We know. It's sad. But we just can't wait. | By Will Noble
Do You Know What These Maps Are Called, And What They're For?

Do You Know What These Maps Are Called, And What They're For?

Part of the London street furniture. | By Will Noble
Ever Wondered What The Tube Map Looks Like In 3D?

Ever Wondered What The Tube Map Looks Like In 3D?

Twist it, turn it. | By Jordan Waite
What Would Happen If North Korea Nuked London?

What Would Happen If North Korea Nuked London?

It's not likely, but... | By Jordan Waite
Are These The 500 Best Pubs In London?

Are These The 500 Best Pubs In London?

Where to drink across town. | By M@
Mapped: London's Post Office History

Mapped: London's Post Office History

A guided tour of the mail. | Sponsor
Is Your Favourite Artist On This London Music Map?

Is Your Favourite Artist On This London Music Map?

Get clicking. | By Will Noble
A Map Of Protests Across London... With Added Sound

A Map Of Protests Across London... With Added Sound

Including some very polite protesting. | By Will Noble
Something's Not Quite Right With This Tube Map...

Something's Not Quite Right With This Tube Map...

One of TfL's stranger efforts. | By Laura Reynolds
What Counts As The West End?

What Counts As The West End?

Theatreland and beyond? | By Eleana Overett
A Brutally Honest Tube Map

A Brutally Honest Tube Map

Next stop: Shattered Dreams. | By Londonist Staff
A Tube Map For Passengers With Claustrophobia And Anxiety

A Tube Map For Passengers With Claustrophobia And Anxiety

Bright idea. | By Will Noble
Explore London In This Wiki Choose Your Own Adventure

Explore London In This Wiki Choose Your Own Adventure

Do you wish to read this article: yes/no? | By Will Noble
Mapped: All Virginia Woolf's Novels

Mapped: All Virginia Woolf's Novels

Bloomsbury doesn't feature much. | By M@
Treat Yourself To This Hand-Drawn Map, And Help Grenfell Fire Victims

Treat Yourself To This Hand-Drawn Map, And Help Grenfell Fire Victims

100% of money raised in June goes to charity. | By Laura Reynolds
How Heathrow Airport Almost Got A Ninth Runway

How Heathrow Airport Almost Got A Ninth Runway

Expansion is not a new idea. | By M@
Did You Know That Notting Hill Used To Be A Racecourse?

Did You Know That Notting Hill Used To Be A Racecourse?

Ever heard of the Kensington Hippodrome? | By M@
The Future Of London Transport... From 1988

The Future Of London Transport... From 1988

A figure-of-eight tube line? | By M@
A Scooting Tube Map Of London

A Scooting Tube Map Of London

If you're so inclined. | By Will Noble
An Illustrated Map Of Brick Lane

An Illustrated Map Of Brick Lane

Chocolate shops and shoe trees. | By Will Noble
An Illustrated Map Of Bridges On The Thames

An Illustrated Map Of Bridges On The Thames

Drawn by the amazing Lis Watkins. | By Will Noble
An Interactive Map Of London's Magnificent Seven Cemeteries

An Interactive Map Of London's Magnificent Seven Cemeteries

Click on a cemetery, see what you find. | By Will Noble
Comparing 1862 London To Modern London

Comparing 1862 London To Modern London

Getting geeky with old maps. | By Laura Reynolds
The Haunted Tube Map

The Haunted Tube Map

A ghost for every tube stop. | By M@
Visit The Virtual Houses Of Parliament

Visit The Virtual Houses Of Parliament

Without the risk of running into Michael Gove. | By Will Noble
Buildings That Survived The Great Fire Of London

Buildings That Survived The Great Fire Of London

More than you might imagine. | By M@
There's A Secret Dangling Queen In Google Street View

There's A Secret Dangling Queen In Google Street View

A little Easter Egg. | By M@
A Tube Map For Cyclists

A Tube Map For Cyclists

Be excited, be wheely excited. | By Will Noble
A Map Of London Fire Brigade's Animal Callouts

A Map Of London Fire Brigade's Animal Callouts

Lots of cats get stuck up a lot of trees. | By Harry Rosehill
A Luftwaffe Map Of London

A Luftwaffe Map Of London

The city as you've never seen it before. | By Will Noble
The Worst Tube Map We've Ever Seen

The Worst Tube Map We've Ever Seen

Better not risk the DLR. | By M@
A Map Of Big Mac Meal Prices Across London

A Map Of Big Mac Meal Prices Across London

We're lovin' this. | By Will Noble
London Room Rents Are Falling... By 1%

London Room Rents Are Falling... By 1%

So claims a report. | By Will Noble
A Map Of London's Grassroots Music Venues

A Map Of London's Grassroots Music Venues

Discover your new favourite this weekend. | By Harry Rosehill
The Crazy Victorian Plan To Hexagonalise London

The Crazy Victorian Plan To Hexagonalise London

Victorian plans to honeycomb the city. | By M@
An Amazingly Detailed Map Of London's Trees

An Amazingly Detailed Map Of London's Trees

700,000 green treasures, mapped. | By M@
Alternative Maps Of London

Alternative Maps Of London

Our city from weird angles. | By Daan Deol
An Interactive Map Of London's Gas Lamps

An Interactive Map Of London's Gas Lamps

From Buckingham Palace to Covent Garden. | By Will Noble
Mapped: London Roads Named After People

Mapped: London Roads Named After People

Did you Savile Row is named after a woman? | By Rachel Holdsworth
Charles Booth's Victorian Poverty Map Is Now Online

Charles Booth's Victorian Poverty Map Is Now Online

Lose yourself in an interactive history adventure | By Zoe Craig
Interactive Map: How Much Have Rents Risen Over The Last 5 Years?

Interactive Map: How Much Have Rents Risen Over The Last 5 Years?

Up to 53% in some places. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Where's Your Nearest Grade I Listed Building?

Where's Your Nearest Grade I Listed Building?

Houses, statues, railings and waterfalls. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Revel In London's Greenery With This Chiswick House Map

Revel In London's Greenery With This Chiswick House Map

Artist Charlotte Berridge shares her doodles. | By Laura Reynolds
12 Maps Of Alternative Londons

12 Maps Of Alternative Londons

Including a rather rude one. | By M@
Scandal Mapped: The London Of Emma, Lady Hamilton

Scandal Mapped: The London Of Emma, Lady Hamilton

She'd lived a full life, even before Nelson. | By Sandra Lawrence
The Best Old Maps Of London

The Best Old Maps Of London

Click and explore cartography. | By M@
Maps (Lots Of Maps) At The British Library

Maps (Lots Of Maps) At The British Library

Including the original Harry Beck sketch of the Underground map. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Mapped: Where London's Lost Poets Are Buried

Mapped: Where London's Lost Poets Are Buried

Chris McCabe digs up the past. | By Harry Rosehill
Every Building In Whitechapel Mapped And Described

Every Building In Whitechapel Mapped And Described

A crowdsourced project. | By M@
Is This The Future Of The Overground?

Is This The Future Of The Overground?

TfL releases future map of network. | By M@
Why Is This Bit Of The Square Mile South Of The River?

Why Is This Bit Of The Square Mile South Of The River?

Boundary oddity. | By Will Noble
This Is What London's Pulse Looks Like

This Is What London's Pulse Looks Like

Looks like the city's got high blood pressure... | By Will Noble
You Can Now Explore The Natural History Museum On Google Street View

You Can Now Explore The Natural History Museum On Google Street View

No kids in sight. | By M@
The London Of Charles Dickens: Mapped

The London Of Charles Dickens: Mapped

Guess what his favourite place was? | By M@
Try One Of These Treasure Trails In Your Lunch Hour

Try One Of These Treasure Trails In Your Lunch Hour

37 around London. | By M@
A Victoria Line Of Victorias

A Victoria Line Of Victorias

A cryptic Victoria-themed tube puzzle. | By M@
10 Best Alternative Tube Maps

10 Best Alternative Tube Maps

The tube map according to bakers, The Daily Mail and the Romans. | By Chloe Koura
How Many People Can You Fit In Trafalgar Square?

How Many People Can You Fit In Trafalgar Square?

Addictive new app lets you measure the city. | By M@
A Guide To Playing Pokémon Along London's Canals

A Guide To Playing Pokémon Along London's Canals

Gotta catch 'em all. | By Laura Reynolds
The Tudor London Tube Map

The Tudor London Tube Map

If you ever find yourself stuck in 1550... | By M@
Where Are London's Olympic Gold Post Boxes?

Where Are London's Olympic Gold Post Boxes?

In search of the golden memorials. | By M@