HERE Map Content Developer's Guide

Places for HERE Essential Map Layer

Places for HERE Essential Map contains a sub-set of Places categories and includes location, name, address, phone number and parent-child relations between places. Each place has a quality score, providing an indication of its relative accuracy and completeness, allowing you to select Places with the quality level that you need for your application. With Places for HERE Essential Map you can enable display and search based on the name and location (address, city) of the Place.

Categories include:

  • Airport
  • Amusement Park
  • Border Crossing
  • Commuter Rail Station
  • Ferry Terminal
  • Golf Course
  • Historical Monument
  • Hospital, Museum
  • Park/Recreation Area
  • Performing Arts
  • Sports Complex
  • Taxi Stand
  • Tourist Attraction
  • Train Station
  • Hamlet
  • Named Place
  • Neighborhood

Additional attribution like hours of operation, reviews and payment methods is available in Places. Places also publishes many additional categories that are not available in the Places for Essential Map layer.