Mobile History Making

The WhatWasThere iPhone app is available from the iTunes App Store.

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Make History

Whether you have one or
two snapshots from a family album or a library of archived images, together we can build a history of the world.

Upload a Photo

Navigate Through Time

Enter a city, state or country to begin your tour.


The Latest

  • The Eugene Armory
  • 1983 - Jack's Roadhouse, Main Street, Kinnegad, Co Westmeath
  • 1986 - Glasnevin Ave, Finglas, Dublin 1986
  • 1912 - Tampa Union Station on Opening Day
  • 2015 - 4807 Reiger Ave
  • 1969 - UM Homecoming Parade on Washington
  • Trelawn
  • 1950 - Valča

Put History in its place.

WhatWasThere ties historical photos to Google Maps, allowing you to tour familiar streets to see how they appeared in the past.