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

  • 1892 - Zlaté Moravce, Bernolákova ulica
  • 1900 - Zlaté Moravce, banka
  • 1980 - Zlaté Moravce, ulica Janka Kráľa
  • 1976 - Dearborn Station Trainshed
  • 1976 - Dearborn Station Trainshed, looking north, remaining portion west wing
  • 1976 - Dearborn Station Trainshed, west elevation of center bay
  • 1976 - Dearborn Station Trainshed looking north, exposed timber and trusswork
  • 1976 - Dearborn Station Trainshed, view northeast, south gable demolished

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.