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

  • Quality Inn - Murfreesboro, TN
  • 1970 - Tramps asleep on the pavement
  • 1973 - Knave of Clubs pub
  • 1960 - Synagogue & market stall
  • 1900 - Trigg's Coffee Shop
  • 1960 - Market carts and prefab buildings on an old bomb-site.
  • 1984 - Whites Row, street rubbish
  • 1984 - Sally Army building

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.