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

  • 1970 - Trolebús en Os Mallos
  • 1950 - Atasco de trolebuses
  • 1950 - Juana de Vega, Coruña
  • 1950 - Oak Park Court Cottages
  • 1898 - Kinderklinik Königsborn
  • 1903 - Herz-Jesu-Kirche
  • 1920 - St. Vincent Hospital
  • 1950 - Monrovia Parade

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.