Place

This page describes the Place type.

This type is derived from https://schema.org/Place, which means that any of this type's properties within schema.org may also be used. Note however the properties on this page must be used in preference if a relevant property is available.

Fields

Required fields

Property

Expected Type

Description

type

Text

Must always be present and set to "type": "Place"

name

Text

The name of the Place

Example

"name": "Raynes Park High School"

Required options

While these properties are marked as recommended in the specification, a data publisher must provide as much detail in both address and geo for an event as possible.

Property

Expected Type

Description

address

PostalAddress - or - Text

A structured PostalAddress object for the Place.

Ideally the address should be provided using the PostalAddress structured format. Google Reserve requires https://schema.org/PostalAddress and will not accept plain text addresses.

Example

"address": { "@type": "PostalAddress", "streetAddress": "Raynes Park High School, 46A West Barnes Lane", "addressLocality": "New Malden", "addressRegion": "London", "postalCode": "NW5 3DU", "addressCountry": "GB" }

geo

GeoCoordinates

The geo coordinates of the Place.

Example

"geo": { "latitude": 51.4034423828125, "longitude": -0.2369088977575302, "type": "GeoCoordinates" }

Property

Expected Type

Description

id

URL

A unique url based identifier for the record

Example

"id": "https://example.com/place/12345"

amenityFeature

Array of LocationFeatureSpecification

An array listing the Ammenities of the Place.

Example

"amenityFeature": [ { "name": "Changing Facilities", "value": true, "type": "ChangingFacilities" }, { "name": "Showers", "value": false, "type": "Showers" }, { "name": "Lockers", "value": true, "type": "Lockers" }, { "name": "Towels", "value": false, "type": "Towels" }, { "name": "Creche", "value": false, "type": "Creche" }, { "name": "Parking", "value": true, "type": "Parking" } ]

description

Text

The description of the Place

Example

"description": "Raynes Park High School in London"

image

Array of ImageObject

An image or photo that depicts the place, e.g. a photo taken at a previous event.

Example

"image": [ { "thumbnail": "http://example.com/static/image/speedball_thumbnail.jpg", "type": "ImageObject", "url": "http://example.com/static/image/speedball_large.jpg" } ]

openingHoursSpecification

Array of OpeningHoursSpecification

The times the Place is open

telephone

Text

The telephone number for the Place

Example

"telephone": "01253 473934"

url

URL

The website for the Place

Example

"url": "http://www.rphs.org.uk/"

Optional fields

Property

Expected Type

Description

address

PostalAddress - or - Text

A structured PostalAddress object for the Place.

Ideally the address should be provided using the PostalAddress structured format. Google Reserve requires https://schema.org/PostalAddress and will not accept plain text addresses.

Example

"address": { "@type": "PostalAddress", "streetAddress": "Raynes Park High School, 46A West Barnes Lane", "addressLocality": "New Malden", "addressRegion": "London", "postalCode": "NW5 3DU", "addressCountry": "GB" }

containedInPlace

Place

The place within which this Place exists

Example

"containedInPlace": { "@type": "Place", "url": "https://www.everyoneactive.com/centres/Middlesbrough-Sports-Village", "name": "Middlesbrough Sports Village" }

containsPlace

Array of Place

Places that exist within this place

Example

"containsPlace": { "@type": "Place", "url": "https://www.everyoneactive.com/centres/Center-Parcs-Sports-Plaza", "name": "Center Parcs Sports Plaza" }

geo

GeoCoordinates

The geo coordinates of the Place.

Example

"geo": { "latitude": 51.4034423828125, "longitude": -0.2369088977575302, "type": "GeoCoordinates" }

identifier

Text - or - PropertyValue - or - Array of PropertyValue - or - Integer

A local non-URI identifier for the resource

Example

"identifier": "SB1234"

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