20 Photos Of Places In The Past And The Present Day Proving That Time Is The Greatest Game Changer

Years apart from some events we realize the changes more apparent than being in the process. People, places, cities, events, and the whole world change so much during the years and sometimes transform into something completely new, fresh, and just different.

Such a turn of events can truly be upsetting even when things change for the better.

Check out some before and after photos showing what the past looks like in our present day. They are really exciting.

#1. Lake Oroville in 2018 and 2021

Photo: © zoro_codes

#2. Grand Palais, Paris – 1909 and Now.

Photo: © Imgur

#3. Milano – Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II – August 1943 and 2021

Photo: © guidocarosella

#4. The Berlin Wall fell 31 years ago.

Photo: © jofurch




#5. Asakusa 1981 vs 2019.

Photo: © FDNOL_

#6. Lady-bower reservoir Derbyshire. Used to be a town here but it got flooded in 1944

Photo: © Dabmasterrick

#7. Art Institute of Chicago – 1900 vs 2015

Photo: © dogdriving

#8. Budapest Southern Railway Station, 1962 – 2021

Photo: © umartin404




#9. Same spot, Roscoe and Sheffield, 1963 vs 2021

Photo: © Injustpotato

#10. A train passes over the Wells St. Bridge, Chicago, 1940s vs 2021

Photo: © Injustpotato

#11. Aimores in 2001 and 2019

Photo: © TheMorbidToaster

#12. Machu Picchu, Peru. 1915 & 2020

Photo: © Tuccano-




#13. Woodstock Festival Site 1969 – 2020

Photo: © spkelly37

#14. 1945 vs Now: the Brandenburger Tor in Berlin, Germany.

Photo: © DiosMioMan2

#15. Grangemore House, Ireland (first photo taken sometime mid-1800’s)

Photo: © celtic-yoghurt

#16. Early Los Angeles compared to 2001

Photo: © chazwazzle




#17. Breisach, Baden (Germany) 1830 – 1905 – 1945 – 2008

Photo: © pumbaacca

#18. The Sukharevsky Market in Moscow (1920 and 2015)

Photo: © Mackelowsky