The Truth Places – Chronologic

Here are the places you’ll visit in The Truth, presented in chronological order. Over here you’ll visit them in alphabetical order.

Ankh-Morpork – The largest city on the Disc where much of the action in the Discworld series takes place. Ruled by the Patrician. Home of Unseen University.

Unseen University – The home of the Disc’s wizards, a very magical place where magic is almost never used, and for good reason. Known as UU, for short. Sometimes misspelled, Unesene.

Guild of Thieves, Cutpurses, Housebreakers and Allied Trades – An organization, first encountered in Equal Rites, perhaps known later as simply the Guild of Thieves or Thieves’ Guild.

Überwald – Home to many werewolf, vampires, Igors, and other races. Homeland of Angua and Cheery.

Quirm – A city near Ankh-Morpork, not to be confused with Chirm. Probably.

Lancre – A small kingdom in the Ramtops. Home of Nanny Ogg and several other witches and wizards.

Ramtop Mountains – One of the main mountain ranges Hubward.

Al Khali – Very dry home of Seriph Creosote and his Rhoxie.

Street of Cunning Artificers, The – Ankh-Morpork. Contains just what you think. Only moreso.

Cockbill Street – Where Sam Vimes grew up. Poorest part of Ankh-Morpork.

Shades, The – A section of Ankh-Morpork that is darker (in more ways than one) than it sounds.

Conjurors’ Guild – Their motto is NVNC ILLE EST MAGICVS, which is about all you need to know.

Water Gate – Controls the hubward entrance of the River Ankh into the city of Ankh-Morpork. (Has nothing to do with the hotel on the roundworld.)

Ankh (River) – That which divides Ankh the city from Morpork. You can usually walk on the surface of the Ankh, even if you’re not a deity.

Watch House (Pseudopolis Yard) – Location of Captain / Commander Vimes’ crew.

Watchmakers’ Guild – Probably related to the Clockmakers’ Guild.

Broad Way – One of Ankh-Morpork’s busiest streets. Intersects the Street of Small Gods.

Gunilla Goodmountain & Co. – Printing outfit located on Treacle Mine Road near The Bucket.

Bucket, The – Owned by Mr Cheese, on Gleam Street.

Gleam Street – Location of The Bucket pub.

Treacle Mine Road – Ankh-Morpork. Just off Elm Street.

Hub Gate – An Ankh-Morporkian gate closest to the Hub; that is, the center of the Disc.

Klatch – Land of deserts and some jungles. Also the source of the phrase, “Pardon my Klatchian.” The country of Klatch is on the continent of Klatch.

Engravers’ and Printers’ Guild – In Ankh-Morpork. Some of the best members could engrave their name and address on a pinhead.

Hugglestones – Attended by William de Worde. He still turned out okay.

Copperhead Mountain – Major peak in Lancre.

Agatean Empire – Found on the Counterweight Continent which is diametrically opposite Ankh-Morpork on the Disc.

Omnia – A very (sorta) religious country on the coast of the continent of Klatch.

Genua – Main setting of Witches Abroad. Sounds like Genoa. Feels like New Orleans.

Pseudopolis – A major city on the Disc. In The Colour of Magic, Death is headed there because of the white plague striking the city. Home of Eric.

Holy Wood – Where dreams become reality. Unfortunately.

Dungeon Dimensions – Where all the demons (and much worse) live.

Three Jolly Luck Take-Away Fish Bar – Built on the site of the old temple in Dagon Street on the night of the Winter Solstice which also featured a full moon. Yeah, that place.

Dagon Street – Location of Mr Hong’s Three Jolly Luck Fish Bar.

Muntab, Theocracy of – It’s calendar counts down instead of up.

Broken Drum / Mended Drum – A popular tavern (for fights, etc.) in Ankh-Morpork.

Beggars’ Guild – Building in Ankh-Morpork where the Beggars’ Guild has its headquarters.

Misbegot Bridge – Over the place where the Canting Crew usually gathers.

Assassins’ Guild – Headquarters for the members of the Assassins’ Guild in Ankh-Morpork. Best not to know its exact location.

Town Criers’ Guild – Negatively affected by the birth of the Ankh-Morpork Times.

Mrs. Eucrasia Arcanum’s Lodging House for Respectable Working Men – Located in Mincing Street. Most notable resident: William de Worde.

Dolly Sisters – Neighborhood now absorbed by Ankh-Morpork. Has a Watch House.

Lobbin Clout – Hosts a street market on Octedays. Also known for its Pin Market.

Watch House (Dolly Sisters) – Referred to in Feet of Clay, The Truth, and more. May have been torched in the Glorious Revolution.

Welcome Soap – Arthur Crank wasn’t about to jump from a tall building in this street.

Patrician’s Palace – Ankh-Morpork. Theoretically the most important building in the city.

Tower of Art – The oldest and tallest building on the Disc. Part of Unseen University. Very magical. Not necessarily artful.

Prattle Alley – Home of Arthur Crank. May not have buildings tall enough for him not to jump off of.

Museum of Antiquities – A favorite haunt of Mr. Tulip. He was a real connoisseur of the arts.

Thaumatological Park – Near UU, in the Unreal Estate.

Architects’ Guild – Awards prizes for “innovative” (for a given value of innovation) building design.

Bioalchemic Products – Produced the Disorganizer Mk II (and possibly earlier versions).

Martlebury Street – Home of Josia Wintler (45).

H. Hogland and Son – Jewellry store in Nonesuch Street.

Nonesuch Street – It can be confusing to give direction to this street.

Abbatoirs Lane – Has Meeting Rooms where Otto Chriek and similar conduct a support group.

Sidney Clancy and Son – In Long Hogmeat, Purveyors of Finest Cat and Dog Meats to the Gentry.

Long Hogmeat – In the slaughterhouse district of Ankh-Morpork.

Oblong Office – The main room of the Patrician in the Palace. Definitely not the same as the Oval Office.

Filigree Street – Forms a T with Short Street at the latter’s turnwise end. The Broken / Mended Drum is located at this intersection.

Guild of Lawyers – Eh, why not? The president is Mr Slant.

Pseudopolis Yard – Ankh-Morpork, not Pseudopolis. A circular street located at the city’s center. The Opera House and City Watch are on it.

Furby’s Castle of Cabbage – You can get 25% off happy hour prices there if you have a voucher.

Phedre Road – Has tanneries, brick kilns, and timber yards.

Five and Seven Yard – Area in Ankh-Morpork with a shop that has shaving mirrors that Vimes likes, among other things.

Temple of Offler – Housed, among other things, a jeweled disembowelling knife.

Nap Hill – Ankh-Morpork center of textile, weaving, and clothing industries.

Biers – Formerly, the Crown and Axe. Tavern where you can be yourself, whatever shape that may be. Mrs Gammage also frequents here.

Temple of Om – In Ankh-Morpork in the Street of Small Gods, even though Om wasn’t always that small.

Street of Small Gods – Ankh-Morpork. Runs from the Plaza of the Broken Moons to Short Street. Contains temples you’d expect.

Howondaland – A place of steaming forests where Hrun the Barbarian has done some of his best work.

Kicklebury Street – William Wittles lives there.

Harga’s House of Ribs – An eatery down by the docks in Ankh-Morpork. Death once occupied its kitchen.

Creek Alley – Location of Hobson’s Livery Stable. (Is it kreeek or krick?)

Hobson’s Livery Stable – Get your used horses here.

Shoemakers’ and Leatherworkers’ Guild – Includes the Cobblers. Tuttle Scrope is its president.

Llamedos – Pllace from which Imp y Celyn hailed. (Nasty when read backwards.)

Wixon’s Alley – Location of a candlemaker’s shop over which was a little room that served as Captain Vimes’ home, when he wasn’t at work. So, virtually never. Also where widow Maroon lives.

Bad Schüschein – Where the first Glass Clock was built. (Simply called Schüschein in The Truth.)

Mouldavia – Formerly part of Uberwald. Mr. Pin and Mr. Tulip seem to have had warrants for their arrest there. At least, there were posters with their pictures on.

Le Poil du Chien – Translated from Quirmian: The hair of the dog. A doggie beauty salon visited by Gaspode.

Ephebe – Located across the Djel (or Djelibeybi, if you prefer) from Tsort. Home of philosophers.

Hide Park – Scene of the free concert given by The Band with Rocks In.

Sto Plains – Area in which the cities of Sto Lat, Sto Helit, and Ankh-Morpork are located.

Park Lane – Where the Park Lane Knobbler was caught.

Isles of Fog – Location unknown. Apparently good to visit if you need to get away from it all.

XXXX (Fourecks) – Fabled hidden continent, mate. Terror Incognita. EcksEcksEcksEcks.

Bhangbhangduc – Island that is part of the Agatean Empire.

Launderers’ Guild – Mrs. Manger is the president.

Exotic Dancers’ Guild – Aka Guild of Ecdysiasts, Nautchers, Cancanieres and Exponents of Exotic Dance. Miss Dixie “VaVa” Voom is president.

Bugarup University (BU) – Fourecks equivalent of Ankh-Morpork’s Unseen University for wizards.

Actors’ Guild – Joined by Charlie (Vetinari look-alike).

Alchemists’ Guild – It’s around here somewhere, continually being rebuilt.

Elm Street – Ankh-Morpork. Has a mortuary.

Scours, The – Street in Ankh-Morpork. Location of Chalkies.

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The Truth Places - Chronologic
Chronological list of the places in The Truth.
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