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Buy National Geographic World Wall Maps Online

Updated on December 4, 2012

The very name National geographic is synonymous with accuracy and dependability. You can buy fantastic wall maps from then online which will bring the world into your living rooms or offices. National Geographic is a name you can trust, and their maps can be bought ready laminated or framed ready for hanging.

As this great world of ours seems to be shrinking daily thanks largely to the internet and cheap air flights, wall maps which can pinpoint a place or an area helps us identify better with our customers, or friends, or whoever it is we may be talking to or doing business with.

For those of us with a deep interest in the geography of the world around us, it helps to pinpoint areas of interest. Very few of us know exactly where a distant city or place that is in the news actually is. We may have a rough idea, but National Geographic wall maps can pinpoint areas of interest immediately.

The World Wall Paper Map 9' x 13' Laminated is simply fabulous.

It's vibrant and colorful and absolutely massive!

Laminated and solidly constructed with a write-on/wipe off surface, it can easily take up a whole wall.

Features:

  • Major Cities World Time Zone
  • Land Elevation and Distance
  • Up-to-Date Political Boundaries
  • Ocean Depths & Shipping Lanes
  • Nautical Miles/Longitude & Latitude
  • Actual Size: 8'8" high x 13' wide

world map
world map

The World Classic Wall Map is the latest map brought to you by the cartographers at National Geographic.

This map features the Winkel Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land masses as they near the poles.

Shows subtle land coloring and prevailing sea winds and currents. Separate inset show world population, vegetation and land use.

This laminated wall map is a huge 69" x 48" and has a scale of 1:24,000,000 (approx).

World Classic Wall Map
World Classic Wall Map

World Classic Mural Wall Map is a massive 110" x 76" with a scale of 1:15,000,000 (approx).

Made with pinpoint accuracy by the National Geographic cartographers, it shows:

  • Trade wind and sea currents
  • Subtle border coloring on land masses
  • North and South Polar regions
  • World vegetation
  • World land use
  • World population
The National geographic Society who make the maps are a non-profit organisation. All proceeds from the sale of these wall maps goes back into funding their aims to promote planetary conservation through exploration, research and education.

The Decorator World Wall Map is 36" x 41" in size.

Nice and affordable, this laminated map with black edging is sturdy and durable.

Features:

  • The Winkel Tripel projection, developed to show the round earth on flat paper with minimal distortion.
  • Can be used with a dry erase marker for pinpointing places.
  • Light blue oceans
  • Brightly colored countries
  • World vegetation
  • World land use
  • World population statistics
Suitable for all age groups, whether that be for a child or an adult, home or office use.

Europe Maps by National Geographic

This is just a small selection of the beautiful wall National Geographic wall maps available over at Amazon.

All are laminated except where it says they come in a tube (we all know they can't fit in a tube if they are laminated).

These wall maps are highly detailed, featuring not only place names and cities, but airports, highways, water bodies, trade winds, population statistics and so much more.

All proceeds from their sale goes back into research and education to make this beautiful world of ours a better place.


The Continents.

I have included a few continents here but not all. The US, Asia, Europe, Australia and Africa are featured but there simply isn't room to show them all in their finest beauty.

As they say, it's a small world, but I wouldn't like to paint it!

If I have missed your particular area out I do apologise.

Click on any of the Amazon ads will take you through to Amazon where you browse these amazing maps at your perusal.

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      IzzyM 7 years ago from UK

      Thanks salt you are so right!

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      salt 7 years ago from australia

      Absolutely wonderful and great for christmas - geography is a wonderful gift!

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      IzzyM 7 years ago from UK

      Thanks k9 :)

      I think its even more important now to have maps in every home because of the way the internet has brought us all together.

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      India Arnold 7 years ago from Northern, California

      I have always had a 'thing' for maps and atlas materials. You have a huge selection here and outstanding information. I own many maps, and the best have always been the National Geographic maps without a doubt. They really know how to show us the world on so many levels. Up and awesome in my book!

      K9

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      IzzyM 7 years ago from UK

      We used to cut the pictures out of the magazines- they were incredible! Its great that the Society is still with us after all those years, and still bringing the world into our homes :)

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      Paula 7 years ago from The Midwest, USA

      Izzy, growing up I would get National Geographic maps from their magazines, which I always loved! Thanks for sharing this information with us.

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      IzzyM 7 years ago from UK

      I want that big giant one up top. That would look so much nicer than the plain white walls that I have! Thanks for popping in Pamela :)

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      Pamela Oglesby 7 years ago from United States

      Izzy, The maps are a great idea and what a nice selection.

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