Magic Map

Photo of Magic Map, a bronze scale map of the Magical Bridge Playground in Palo Alto. The bronze map is bordered by panels on both sides with descriptions of the map.

The Magic Map is an interactive 3D map is installed at the Magical Bridge Playground in Palo Alto, California. Point the Magic Wand at a play feature on this 1/100 3D scale map of the playground and the name and description of the feature will be read aloud in audio. Using technology from the CamIO project, the Magic Map allows visitors to explore the playground model with their eyes, hands and ears.

The Magic Map has been undertaken in collaboration with the Magical Bridge Foundation and XR Navigation, and with support from the National Eye Institute, National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research, The Enlight Foundation, Vince Steckler Innovation Fund and the Magical Bridge Foundation.