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

  • 1930 - Olenda Station
  • Ruska Cerkiew
  • 1960 - West Washington and West Streets-Indianapolis
  • 1950 - J.C. Penney
  • 1926 - 17th and Curtis Streets
  • 1900 - Dóm sv. Alžbety
  • 1900 - kaplnka sv. Michala - Slovenský kostol
  • Toszecka - Kościółek

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.