Meet one of the most deliciously evil comic characters ever: Rowan Atkinson's Blackadder.
Tony Robinson and his team of experts journey around the countries archaeological digs.
Take our quiz to find out about the six very different wives of King Henry VIII
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Test your knowledge of the incredible civilisation that brought us paper and the pyramids
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One of the UK's first invaders, the Vikings left a major mark on our language and culture
The Beatles may have conquered the pop world but can you conquer our Fab Four quiz?
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Test your knowledge of the rivalries, classic quotes and smash hits of the Britpop era
The Romans famously invented roads and baths. Test your knowledge of their other creations
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See how much you know about the founder of the People's Republic of China, Mao Tse-tung
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How much do you know about the Roman Emperors that shaped borders, countries and languages
They sailed in longboats and wore scary helmets, but what else do you know about vikings?
Cleopatra was the last pharaoh of Ancient Egypt. Test your knowledge of her in our quiz
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See how much intelligence you've gathered about the Cambridge Five spy ring in our quiz
Tudor England was embroiled in domestic and foreign plots and espionage. Test your brains
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How much do you know about the famous battle stopped the Stuarts reclaiming the throne?
Test your knowledge of one of the greatest politicians in history, Winston Churchill
See how much you know about the long and fascinating history of the British monarchy.
Do you know what a Durian fruit smells like or which fruit shows you have a friendly home?
How much do you know about the English ruler who took on the Vikings, Alfred the Great?
Do you know who climbed Everest first or who mapped Australia's coastline? Play our quiz
The Vietnam War divided US society. How much do you about this controversial conflict?
How will you fare in the arena in a battle to prove your knowledge of Roman gladiators?
How much do you know about the Spanish attempt to force Queen Elizabeth from the throne?
Do you have the knowledge to win a battle of the brains in our Battle of the Somme quiz?
See how many questions you can answer on one of World War Two's most important battles
Test your knowledge of religious fighters and skilled financiers, the Templar Knights
Take our test to see how much you know about Ho Chi Minh and his birthplace, Vietnam
See how much you know about the Bismarck battleship, one of the largest built by Germany
How much do you about the female ruler that led an uprising against the Roman occupation?
See how your knowledge of this momentous Chinese social and political movement stands up.
Hadrian's Wall was a colossal fortification built by the Romans. Test your knowledge of it
Think you know a bit more about Ewan McGregor than just Trainspotting? Test your brains!
Queen Elizabeth I resided over Britain for 44 years. See how much you know about her reign
Alexander the Great created one of the largest empires in history. Play our 'Great' quiz!
Churchill was a prolific writer as well as a politician. See how well you know his words
How much do you know about the British-Argentine war over occupation of the Falklands?
How much do you know about the triumphs and losses of Napoleon's French campaign in Egypt?
The SAS was founded in 1941 during WWII. How much do you know about this secretive force?
The Battle of Verdun was the single longest battle of WWI. Put your knowledge to the test
Test your knowledge of the century that saw the Normans rise to dominance across Europe
See how much you know about this era of industrial revolution and scientific breakthroughs
How many questions can you answer on the highs and lows of the 20th century?
How much do you know about Scotland aside from Trainspotting and battered Mars bars?
How much do you know about Britain under polarising Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher?
How much do you about the revolutionary period when manufacturing moved to machines?
Test your knowledge of the Victorian era that saw both great invention and extreme poverty
How much do you know about Jazz Age America? Fix a drink and try our Roaring Twenties quiz
It’s 30 years since Cranham starred in ‘Shine on Harvey Moon’, play our quiz on his career
Big hair, monstrous make-up, shameless excess... Get spun right round by our 80s pop quiz!
The Tudor era from 1485-1602 was crucial in defining modern Britain. Test your knowledge
How much do you know about fearless Lancastrian Fred Dibnah? Find out with our quiz!
Take a trip through the history of a fascinating civilisation with our Ancient Egypt quiz
You'll never believe what went on between the sheets in wartime! Play our scandalous quiz
Play our quiz on the label that redefined the sound of soul in the US and around the world
Show Santa how clever you've been this year with our quiz on the history of Christmas
Who said "Yesterday's quotes quiz improved my life"? Hopefully you, in five minutes' time
Test your ear for soppy lines with our quiz on romantic and a few pedantic love quotes
Can you answer who said "I am just going outside. I may be some time" or "drink to me"?
How much do you know about this crowning place of the Kings of Scots? Test your knowledge
Test your footballing knowledge in this quiz of two halves. It's squeaky bum time!
Do you know how the National Trust was founded and what it does? Test yourself in our quiz
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Are you the quiz Sheriff or merely a train robbing bandit? Show your skills in our quiz
Test your knowledge of this thrilling wartime drama - just don't crack under pressure...
It's time to do battle. Draw swords with your friends to test your battlefield knowledge
Test your knowledge of 20th century British politics with our oh-so modern quiz
How many of Kessler's past secrets have you uncovered? Test your knowledge with our quiz
Play our quiz to test your knowledge of the life of the Royal family during wartime
Wiseguy, eh? Prove your knowledge of the mob in our great Mafia quiz
How much do you know about the shadowy art of the ninja? Take the ultimate test
Take our Weather That Changed the World quiz and see if you can ride the storm.
Quiz about the Yesterday show, The Pendle Witch Child
Test your knowledge of the show in our Countryfile Quiz.
Test your knowledge on antiques and auctions with out Flog It! quiz.
How much have you learnt about some of the world's most deadly Ancient Black Ops?
Play our quiz now and find out how much you know about the ancient city of Petra.
How much did you learn watching the doc series about the decade that changed the world?
Find out how much you know about the Holy Grail...
How much do you know about the most secretive of groups, The Illuminati?
Find out how much you know about the Oracle of the dead in our quiz!
How much do you know about the secret weapons the Nazi were engineering such as the UFO?
How much did you learn about Nikola Tesla in Forbidden History?
How well do you know about African creatures great and small?
All aboard for the ultimate quiz on all things railway-related…
Get the family together and play the UKTV Christmas quiz.
Read our handy guides to researching the history of your family and your home.
We have packed Warzone with the very best documentaries on the two World Wars.
Features about the life and death of Hitler and those persecuted by his regime.
We look at the life and times of some of our most famous historical figures.
Around 10 million died and many more were maimed or missing in this bloody conflict.