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

  • Dekeyserlei
  • 2000 - President Kennedylaan 1
  • 1950 - Tinker Bell sprinkles magic stardust over Disneyland SnapShot
  • 1957 - 1300 block of West Madison Street
  • 1950 - Year'round Christmas Tree in Christmas FloridaPast
  • 1885 - American Express Co
  • 1981 - Vughterstraat 199

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.