View a complete list of Places API endpoints below. Regular endpoints include basic firmographic data, category, and a venue ID. Premium endpoints include rich content such as ratings, URLs, photos, tips, menus, etc. Click here to learn about the different rate limits for Regular and Premium endpoints.

Some endpoints may only be called after a user has authenticated his or her Foursquare account. These endpoints are marked as “User Auth Required” in the below table. Click here to learn more about authentication.

Method Group Endpoint Usage User Auth Required? Endpoint Type
GET venues details Get Details of a Venue premium
GET venues search Search for Venues regular
GET venues explore Get Venue Recommendations regular
GET venues photos Get a Venue’s Photos premium
GET venues tips Get a Venue’s Tips premium
GET venues hours Get a Venue’s Hours premium
GET venues menu Get a Venue’s Menu premium
GET venues links Get a Venue’s Links premium
GET venues trending Get Trending Venues regular
GET venues suggestcompletion Suggest Completions regular
GET venues likes Get Users Who Liked a Venue regular
GET venues categories Get Venue Categories regular
GET venues similar Get Similar Venues regular
GET venues events Get Events at a Venue premium
GET venues nextvenues Get Next Venues regular
GET venues listed Get Lists a Venue is On regular
GET venues timeseries Get Your Venue’s Stats Over Time Yes regular
GET venues stats Get Your Venue’s Stats Yes regular
GET venues managed Get Venues You Manage Yes regular
POST venues add Add a Venue Yes regular
POST venues claim Claim a Venue Yes regular
POST venues flag Indicate a Venue is Incorrect Yes regular
POST venues proposeedit Propose an Edit to a Venue Yes regular
GET venues like Like a Venue Yes regular
GET users details Get Details of a User Yes regular
GET users search Search for Users Yes regular
GET users checkins Get Check-Ins for a User Yes regular
GET users friends Get a User’s Friends Yes regular
GET users photos Get a User’s Photos Yes regular
GET users venuehistory Get Venues Visited by a User Yes regular
GET users tastes Get a User’s Tastes Yes regular
GET users venuelikes Get Venues a User Liked Yes regular
GET users lists Get a User’s Lists Yes regular
GET photos details Get Details of a Photo regular
POST photos add Add a Photo Yes regular
GET tips details Get Details of a Tip Yes regular
POST tips add Add a Tip to a Venue Yes regular
GET checkins details Get Details of a Check-In Yes regular
GET checkins resolve Resolve a Public Check-In from URL Yes regular
POST checkins add Create a Check-In Yes regular
POST checkins like Like a Check-In Yes regular
POST checkins addpost Add a Post to a Check-In Yes regular
GET lists details Get Details of a List regular
POST lists add Create a List Yes regular
POST lists additem Add an Item to a List Yes regular
POST lists share Share a List Yes regular