Using a Computer Open Google Maps. Street View is a function of Google Maps. Find a location you want to see. You can search for a location or use your mouse to navigate around the map. Activate Street View. Once you've found the location you want to look at, you can turn on Street View. Look around.
If you'd rather use the app to check out your destination, here's what you'll need to do: Open the Google Maps app on your iPhone or Android . Tap the search bar and enter the name or address of the place you want to view. Tap the small photo box on the left side of the screen.
Here’s how you can see Street View photos: Search for a place or address in Google Maps. Drag Pegman to a place on the map. Search for a place or address in Google search. Open Google Maps. Search for a place or click a place marker on the map. On the left, select the photo with a Street View icon .
Google maps update their maps every 1 to 3 years. If you're browsing Google Maps in Satellite View, you may notice that location details are not always up-to-date. Google Maps uses the same satellite data as Google Earth.