Museum Secrets travels to the world's most stunning museums in search of extraordinary artefacts. With each episode focusing on a different museum, world-renowned historians, experts and curators tell some great historical stories.
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Both a museum and the Spanish royals' official residence, the Palacio Real houses a huge array of artwork and treasures. Learn more about it here.
Find out more about each series of Museum Secrets.
Images from Museum Secrets; the series that uncovers stories behind artefacts.
From Hitler's big showpiece to the first doping scandal.
He knew about slave labour. Should his reputation have been trashed?
The lingering mysteries from three of the war’s great battles...
Let’s look back at the colourful, regal, even controversial history of tennis.
A symbol of Allied derring-do.
They were the most talked about celebrity “couple” of their day.
Historian Tracy Borman looks into the evidence.
The daring breakout from Stalag Luft III.