Scratch-off Map FAQ

What is a scratch off map and how do they work?

A scratch off map is a way to document your travels by scratching off places on a map like you would a lottery ticket. Voyage Mapper is a scratch off world map that not only has world flags below the map, but US states sectioned off as well. You can buy Voyage Mapper straight from Amazon here.


What is the best way to frame my scratch off map?

Check out our scratch off map framing page! There are a few popular options that work very well.


What should I use to scratch my map with?

We’ve written an article detailing the best utensils to use on your scratch off map.


What’s the best way to flatten out my map after I unroll it from the tube?

Find a clean area to unroll your map and place items at the corner and sides to act as paperweights. Don’t use anything that will leave a mark or residue, and move the weights around to make sure there aren’t marks or residue. This can a while, but eventually your map will flatten out. Of course using a frame is a good fix for this problem as well.


Do you offer any scratch off map promo codes?

We do! The best way to take advantage of any Voyage Mapper promo codes on Amazon, is to sign up for our email list on our promo code page and we’ll send you a scratch off map discount code for use right away.


How should I get rid of that new scratch off map smell?

As with many large printed scratch off maps, after you take it out of the tube there will be a slight smell. This is normal and the remedy is to just lay it flat as mentioned above and the smell should disappear eventually.


What are the dimensions of the black tube it comes in?

The tube is 22″ x 2 & 1/8″, that tube gets packed into a larger box for extra protection during the shipping process.


How much do scratch off world maps cost?

Generally maps cost around $30. Voyage Mapper can typically be purchased with a 20% off discount code here.

  1. Reply
    David February 8, 2018 at 9:02 pm

    What do you do with the flags on the bottom of the map?

    • Reply
      Chad March 4, 2018 at 11:30 pm

      Hi David! The flags below the map are able to be scratched off. So when you scratch off the country you’re able to scratch off the corresponding flag as well.

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