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

  • 1949 - Corso di Porta Vittoria 1949
  • 1893 - Corso di Porta Vittoria
  • 1930 - Women in the Crosswalk
  • 1930 - Parque-N-Shoppe (15 Cents an Hour)
  • 1945 - Woman Waiting for the Red Car
  • 1927 - Tea Break for a Traffic Cop
  • 1933 - The End of Prohibition (Belmont Grill)
  • 1844 - hrad z nĂ¡mestia

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.