Our grandparents may be grey and wrinkled but once they were young, facing many life problems and experiencing its joy just like we are now. To honor their journey in this world and to express love, people are time traveling by recreating their grandparents old photographs, and they're nailing it.


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Bored Panda has collected some of the best grandchildren attempts to mimic their grandmas and grandpas, and you'll be amazed by the amount of effort they've put into it. But it was definitely worth it. From visiting the same sights to wearing identical outfits, these people bonded with their ancestors on another level. Let's hope they've seen it! Scroll down to check out these amazing then-and-now images and vote for your favorites.

P.S. If you like this list, check out these 15+ couples recreating their old photos to prove that true love is forever.

#1 3 Generations Of Firefighters: From Left - Grandfather Colin Gunn In 1966, Father Nick Gunn In 1988 And Son Owen Gunn In 2015

3 Generations Of Firefighters: From Left - Grandfather Colin Gunn In 1966, Father Nick Gunn In 1988 And Son Owen Gunn In 2015

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frederic eeckman 10 months ago

Son of a Gunn !

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#2 Grandmother And Granddaughter

Grandmother And Granddaughter

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Zaza Pheuteu 10 months ago

Wow! You two look so much alike! Very nice pictures

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#3 Standing Next To My Grandfather On The Streets Of Pleurtuit, France In 1944 And 2013

Standing Next To My Grandfather On The Streets Of Pleurtuit, France In 1944 And 2013

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rai mei 10 months ago

nice blending of past and present

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#4 My Boyfriend And I Attempted To Recreate My Favorite Picture Of My Grandparents, This Was The Result

My Boyfriend And I Attempted To Recreate My Favorite Picture Of My Grandparents, This Was The Result

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Lara B. 10 months ago

I am sure that your grandparents had such a difficult time being together. What a brave couple <3 I also love your picture!!

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#5 Apparently I Bear Some Resemblance To My Great Great Grandfather

Apparently I Bear Some Resemblance To My Great Great Grandfather

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Monica 10 months ago

Woah! Like really, woah! You very similarly. Amazing.

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#6 Recreated My Great-Grandmother's 1918 Portrait

Recreated My Great-Grandmother's 1918 Portrait

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Hope Floats 10 months ago

So alike.....Absolutely stunning..

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#7 1st Gen (1989): Me, My Dad, And My Grandpa Playing Zelda On Nintendo. 2nd Gen (2016): My Son, Me, And My Dad Playing Zelda On Wii U

1st Gen (1989): Me, My Dad, And My Grandpa Playing Zelda On Nintendo. 2nd Gen (2016): My Son, Me, And My Dad Playing Zelda On Wii U

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Steve Bowman 10 months ago

Yeah, that game takes ages to complete.

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#8 I Turn Twenty In 30 Minutes. For The Last Hour Of My Teens I Wanted To Reproduce My Favourite Picture Of My Grandfather When He Was My Age Studying At Hitotsubashi University

I Turn Twenty In 30 Minutes. For The Last Hour Of My Teens I Wanted To Reproduce My Favourite Picture Of My Grandfather When He Was My Age Studying At Hitotsubashi University

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frederic eeckman 10 months ago

That's a really nice gesture, the scenery is indeed different, but the spirit is there !

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#9 My Grandmother Mary Alice Mcafee, Age 16 (1944) On The Left And Me (2015) On The Right

My Grandmother Mary Alice Mcafee, Age 16 (1944) On The Left And Me (2015) On The Right

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Monica 10 months ago

You look sooo much alike! Nice.

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#10 My Grandfather And I, 1965 And 2016

My Grandfather And I, 1965 And 2016

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Monica 10 months ago

You look almost same! Wow.

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