What's New

HISTORY Here and Apple Watch go great together! This version is compatible with Apple Watch. And, whether you have an Apple Watch or not, now you can be notified when you’re near historical points of interest.

•Set Notifications to alert you any time you’re near history or only when walking
•Check out My Places for a running list of places you’ve encountered and a place to bookmark your favorites.

App Description

HISTORY Here™ is an interactive, location-based guide to thousands of historic locations across the United States, brought to you by HISTORY®. Use the app to learn the history around your neighborhood, when you visit someplace new or if you're just feeling curious while sitting on the couch! Set the app to notify when you're close to historical points of interest and you'll uncover the hidden history that's all around us.

HISTORY Here™ is compatible with Apple Watch. Use the Apple Watch to be notified when you're near historical points of interest and quickly save them to your bookmarks. Enable the HISTORY Here Glance for a quick look of places around you.

Get the facts about the history that's all around you, including architecture, museums, battlefields, monuments, famous homes and much more! And now, you can explore TOURS, a new feature that use locations as a way to learn about historical themes and topics, such as Marilyn Monroe's Hollywood, Civil War Atlanta and Al Capone's Chicago.

WE ARE ADDING MORE POINTS OF INTEREST ALL THE TIME. Know a place that's not listed in the app? Use the Suggest a Place feature to submit it to the HISTORY editorial team.

App Features:

* Apple Watch support
* Location-based notifications on iPhone and Apple Watch
* Thousands of exclusive points of interest, written by the history experts at HISTORY®.
* Select your current location with GPS or search any location across the country.
* Tap Surprise Me! to see a random location somewhere in the U.S.
* Display historic locations in a zoomable, map-based view or in a scrolling list.
* Share the locations you find with friends via Facebook, Twitter and email.
* Get distances and driving or walking directions to points of interest.

iPhone Screenshots

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Apple Watch Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 20, 2012 Initial release
  • October 13, 2012 New version 1.2.1
  • October 25, 2012 New version 1.2.2
  • March 01, 2013 New version 2.0
  • January 25, 2015 New version 3.0.1
  • January 26, 2015 New version 3.0.1
  • January 26, 2015 New version 3.0.1
  • January 26, 2015 New version 3.0.1
  • May 03, 2015 New version 3.1

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