These coloring maps are great educational tools to help kids learn about geography.

These printable PDF maps allow children to learn about the countries found within Europe, South and Central America, and Africa.


There is also a PDF coloring map covering the fifty states in the United States.  Lastly, there is a coloring map of the seven continents.  For more outline maps, visit the printable maps page on GIS Lounge.

Coloring Maps

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