We have a penchant for classical and sophisticated design, some of that can is highlighted in the artistic expertise that went into creating maps many many years ago. We’ve pulled a selection of maps of cities you’ve probably been to so you can compare them to their modern equivalents. We hope you enjoy this intriguing collection as much as we do. Check out more at the David Rumsey Map Collection and Old Maps Online.

Le Tour du Monde

FrenchWorld

Manhattan

Manhattan

London

London

Vancouver

Vancouver

San Francisco

SanFrancisco