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

  • 1964 - 3331 W. Diversey
  • 1950 - Casa Ricardo
  • 1970 - Casa la Venta. Casa el Cabo
  • 1950 - Casa Palacio
  • 1950 - Las Eras
  • 1960 - Plaza de Mina
  • 1950 - Plaza de Mina
  • 1960 - Tras la Iglesia

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.