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20+ Nostalgic Photos That May Make You Feel as Old as a Dinosaur

Some people say that the easiest way to find out if someone is an adult (and not just a big teenager) is to ask them if they want to go back to their childhood. If they do, they’re an adult.

We at Bright Side decided to get nostalgic again and found some photos that can quickly send anyone that looks at them back to a time when tables were very high and sweets were really tasty.

Here’s Sean Astin with his daughter Alexandra that appeared in an episode of The Lord of the Rings — and this is also them 20 years later.

“Some quintessential VHS tapes from my childhood: Grumpy Old Men, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Kindergarten Cop, and 3 Ninjas

  • My 2 brothers and I wanted to be these kids so bad, we were all ninjas for Halloween. Maybe not the most well-known movie but definitely hits me in the nostalgia. © Yung_Corneliois / Reddit

“My absolute favorite day of the week in middle school”

“My mom just found part of my birthday present from 1999.”

“Found this jewel today in a closet at my mom’s house.”

“Cleaning out the garage, I found these. Memories!”

“I recently finished this ’90s cartoon cross stitch.”

Back to the Future, 38 years later. Looks like these guys do have a time machine!

“My downloads, September 2005”

Do you remember the years when the bigger your sneakers, the cooler they were?

“I had this back in the day. I was a white kid who thought he was Mr. T!”

Winamp — better times!

“Stayed up super late tonight to watch Beverly Hills Cop for the first time. It was worth it!”

Testing the battery by crushing each button with as much strength as you can

Did you know it’s been 13 years since the last episode of Celebrity Deathmatch?

“Going back in time...”

“A Spice Girls poster, Beanie Babies and Cabbage Patch Kids”

It’s been 11 years since the release of (500) Days of Summer. Was it really that long ago?

How many Pokémon fans are this old?

“Things in my nostalgia drawer”

If you know what these are, you’ve probably seen dinosaurs alive.

If Lynda Carter was Wonder Woman today

“Y’all definitely remember the ’squishy-crunchy’ sounds these big VHS cases made!”

“My parents had a TV like this. I remember because I was the remote...”

Which of these things reminded you of your childhood? Or maybe you have some better examples of your own! Share them in the comment section below.