Miami Florida City Streets Push Pin Map Wall Art

$39.00

Miami Map, Map of Miami Florida

Known for being an iconic tourist destination, Miami its pristine beaches, nightlife scene, and Latin-American cultural influences. Bring The Magic City to life with our brand new Miami Map. The highly detailed roads, railways, trails, rivers and more will give you a fresh outlook on your favorite city. Choose between different map styles, frames, and custom titles.

About The Map:

At GeoJango Maps, we are experts in GIS mapping and developing products of the highest quality display. Each map art print is created using open street maps, a comprehensive world-wide database of roads, streets, and other features. We design each of our five unique styles by programming thousands of layers within each map. In turn, our maps are the most accurate, high-quality and stylish on the market.

Style Options:

Our City Maps come in 5 design options: Toner, Night, Pencil, Ganymede, and Paper.

Toner - This map is our classic black and white style. It is crisp, clean, and the perfect addition to any space.

Night - This style will showcase the nightlife of your favorite city. The variation of grey tones will complement any home.

Pencil - Our etched, pencil design is a crowd favorite. The beautiful ocean pattern and neutral color palette complement any of your favorite cities.  

Ganymede - Named after Jupiter’s largest moon, this style is bound to make a statement in any spot. The muted blue and teal tones give this map a unique look that showcases the different streets, topography, and more.

Retro - This option will add the perfect pop of color to any space. The retro map view makes water features, parks, and roadways pop.

Construction: Our Framed City Maps are printed on high quality Photo Satin Paper and can be used with push pins. We mount the map on a high quality pin board using heavy machinery for a lasting bound.

Applications: Decorate your beach house, office, living area, or Airbnb with the city you live in, one you’ve traveled to, or as inspiration for your next adventure.

A Great Gift for: Miamians, city lovers, travelers, and adventurers. This is the perfect birthday, graduation, or holiday gift for all!

Optionally Personalize your map:

Make the map your own by creating a custom title and subtitle. Get creative and write why Miami is special to you.

Quality and Guarantee:

We stand behind our work and guarantee the highest level of construction and quality. Contact us if you have any problems with your map, and we will coordinate to ensure you are happy with your order.

History of the City

The history of Miami, Florida, is a fascinating journey that encompasses Native American settlements, Spanish colonization, rapid growth in the 20th century, and its current status as a vibrant and diverse global city. From its origins as a remote frontier outpost to its emergence as a cultural and economic powerhouse, Miami's history reflects the dynamic spirit of the region.

Early History: Long before European contact, the Miami area was inhabited by Indigenous peoples, including the Tequesta and the Seminole tribes. These Native American communities thrived in the region's lush landscapes, utilizing the abundant resources of the Everglades, Biscayne Bay, and the Miami River.

European Colonization: In the early 16th century, Spanish explorers, including Ponce de León, ventured into the Florida peninsula. However, it wasn't until 1566 that Pedro Menéndez de Avilés established a Spanish settlement on the banks of the Miami River, naming it "Mayaimi" after the local Tequesta tribe. The Spanish presence in the area was sporadic, and the settlement was abandoned.

Territorial Changes: In the 18th century, Florida changed hands multiple times between Spain and Great Britain as a result of various treaties and conflicts. Florida eventually became a U.S. territory in 1821, following the Adams-Onís Treaty.

The 19th Century: Throughout the 19th century, Miami remained a remote and sparsely populated area. It wasn't until the late 19th century that the region saw significant development with the arrival of pioneers like Julia Tuttle, who played a crucial role in the city's early growth. The construction of Henry Flagler's Florida East Coast Railway in the 1890s facilitated transportation and opened up the area to more settlers.

Incorporation and Growth: The city of Miami was officially incorporated in 1896, marking the beginning of its modern history. The early 20th century saw rapid growth, particularly during the Florida land boom of the 1920s. However, the collapse of the land boom and the Great Depression brought economic challenges to the city.

World War II and Post-War Boom: During World War II, Miami became a strategic military hub, hosting numerous training facilities. After the war, Miami experienced another population surge as veterans and their families settled in the region. The city's tourism industry also began to flourish, with the development of iconic hotels such as the Fontainebleau Miami Beach and the Eden Roc Miami Beach.

Cultural Diversification: The mid-20th century marked a period of cultural diversification in Miami, particularly with the influx of Cuban immigrants following Fidel Castro's rise to power in 1959. The Cuban community in Miami, centered around neighborhoods like Little Havana, significantly shaped the city's culture and politics.

Late 20th Century and Beyond: In the latter half of the 20th century, Miami continued to grow as an international gateway and financial center, attracting people from around the world. The city's skyline expanded with the construction of modern skyscrapers, and its cultural scene thrived.

Miami's history is characterized by its ability to adapt and reinvent itself. Today, it stands as a global city known for its stunning beaches, vibrant arts and culture, diverse population, and economic significance. It is a hub for international trade, tourism, and inn