In every episode, Museum Secrets travels to one extraordinary museum, revealing the stories of 6 irreplaceable treasures, probing familiar legends and assumptions, using cutting edge research and technology to investigate the unknown. Museum Secrets combines surprising revelations about things we all recognize with amazing revelations about things we’ve never seen before.
S01:E01 - Inside the ROM, Toronto
Find out how an Egyptian baby died 2000 years ago, as this tiny mummy is unwrapped.
S01:E02 - Inside the Natural History Museum, London
Prehistoric Britains; killer shark; famous gem that kills; WWII spies; Barbary Lions; a Dodo bird.
S01:E03 - Inside the Louvre
Baby mummies; stuffed prize-winning bulldog; missing dinosaur.
S01:E04 - Inside the Vatican
The painting of the Sistine Chapel; true story of the Knights Templar.
S01:E05 - Inside the Egyptian Museum
Ancient Britons' barbaric past; cursed gem; failed assassination plot.
S01:E06 - Inside the Metropolitan Museum, New York
New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art; Holy Grail; Henry VIII's madness.
S01:E07 - Inside the National Archeological Museum of Athens
Greek ships fight off invaders; Alexander the Great wears cloth armor.
S01:E08 - Inside the State Hermitage Museum
A tortured spy, a nuclear nightmare; near-death experience of Winston Churchill.