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

  • Meir grand Hotel
  • Leystraat Colorized
  • Grand Hotel
  • Mei Grand Hotel
  • 1930 - Greetings from TAMPA FLORIDAPAST now a Beautiful Mural
  • Leystraat
  • 1973 - 7 Logan Square NW
  • 1907 - 50th Street & Hazel Avenue

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.