The British Isles are alive with history. For hundreds of years, blue plaques and other memorials have been put up in locations which have a particularly significant connection to historical figures and events. Let this app be your guide as you explore this rich and varied history. You're never very far away from a little piece of the past.
With a database of over 10,000 plaques drawn from OpenPlaques.org, this app is ideal for any visitor to the UK.
* Includes a database of locations and basic biographical data which you can browse while off-line.
* Uses GPS to list nearby plaques. (GPS is supported but not required.)
* Build an itinerary of plaques you would like to view.
* Search by famous name or address.
* Links to Wikipedia to bring you full information on the historical figures commemorated.
* Updated plaque data and app design.
Ratings and Reviews
Used this app on a vacation!
Recently, my family went on a trip to London. We were all very intrigued by the blue plaques of London and were constantly looking out for them. I searched the internet for an interactive map but I couldn’t find any. So, I searched the App Store and came across this app! I was easily able to find plaques near me and see a helpful map of London. I would recommend this app for anyone who is looking for plaques or wants to go on a gun scavenger hunt.
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- 16.7 MB
- Requires iOS 16.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 16.0 or later.
- Requires macOS 13.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip or later.
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- Age Rating
- 9+ Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
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