Navigation Design

Collection by Robert Buber


Creative and intuitive wayfinding designs, maps, and other things to help you find other things.

Robert Buber
Things to see while on the trail

Transit Maps

Fantasy Map: Appalachian Trail Subway From Stonebrown Design comes this clever “subway” map of the famous Appalachian Trail, a hiking path that stretches some 2,200 miles from Georgia to Maine....

Paula Scher, NYC Transit, 108 in x 60.5 in, acrylic on canvas, 2007.

Pentagram — The world’s largest independent design consultancy

Pentagram is the world’s largest independent design consultancy. The firm is owned and run by 24 partners, each of whom are leaders in their individual fields.

Lineposters is a beautifully minimal poster series of city transit systems from around the world. The Lineposters series is by Cayla Ferari and John Breznicky.

Minimalist City Transit Map Posters

Lineposters is a beautifully minimal poster series of city transit systems from around the world. The posters are currently on sale at Fab. They can also

Alice in Wonderland as a Subway Map from Brain Pickings...if you love books, you HAVE to check out Brain Pickings...but it could be dangerous because you'll want every book you see there.:)

Alice in Wonderland as a Subway Map

“‘Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,’ said the Cat.”

Nice animation of maps focus.  Din't like all the dropping and shaking stuff tho, unless it was an earthquake app!

GIF Aimation

Hello everyone! I'm presenting you one of my latest works - a graphical brain exercise of screen transitions animation skills. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year's Eve to you all!

doha metro...  Lived here for nearly 3 years and cannot figure which stop I live near.

Qatar railway – The Gulf blog

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New NYC Laser-Pritned Street Map Signage by PentaCity

DOT Rolls Out Slick $6 Million Laser-Printed Street Map Signage

The DOT is installing 150 "wayfinding" signs on the street to orient everyone to their immediate surroundings.

Map of Idaho.  H.H. Hardesty & Co., Rand, McNally & Co. 1883.  Ornamental border. 238-239. Part grid map from Hardesty's Historical and Geographical Encyclopedia. Railroads in black. Huge counties. Shows topography.

Map Antique Map of Idaho.

Murray Hudson - Old, historic, rare, ancient, vintage, collectible, one-of-a-kind, out-of-print, unusual, unique, and antiquarian globes, maps, books, and prints

Massimo Vignelli | New York Subway Map


Brooklyn portion of the 1972 Massimo Vignelli New York City subway map.

15 Subway Maps That Trace NYC's Transit History

15 Subway Maps That Trace NYC's Transit History

Though you and I are only familiar with a single MTA map, dozens of other maps have attempted to make the NYC subway, er, reasonably comprehensive over the years. It's hard to imagine that the 1, 2, and 3 lines weren't always red, or that the L was once known as the "16 Line," which is what makes these old maps so fun to peruse.

Or this attractive 1933 version. | 17 London Underground Maps You Never Knew You Needed

Or this attractive 1933 version.

Some map porn for cartophiles. Is that a thing? Regardless, these are delightful.

The Vignelli subway map of the 1970s survives and goes digital. The Weekender site boasts an interactive map that can be clicked, zoomed, panned and expanded to see live updates on weekend service interruption. Blinking dots and shaded lines grab your attention and graphically indicate planned work. The Vignelli subway map was clearly too far ahead of its time.

The Vignelli Subway Map Goes Digital

For most of the nineteen-seventies, the official route map of the New York City subway system was a beautiful thing. In fact, it was more than beautiful: …