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Join our community of over 125,000 developers and companies that have empowered their users to find, search and discover more than 105 million places around the globe.
Get in-depth information about the Places API by visiting our documentation, and see what you can build!
Let's Get Started
Build your first app using the Places API with this step-by-step guide.
Top Use Cases
Take a look at the most popular uses of the Places API below.
Tell me where I am (Snap-to-Place)
Given a latitude and longitude, show me places I’m most likely to be at.
Recommend a place
Given a location and query “tea shop,” show me top-rated tea shops.
See What You Can Build
See how you can use the Places API to build location-aware experiences into your app.