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.
Series 1 |
Access-all-areas series exhibiting the delights of the world's iconic museums. Countless treasures and artworks belonging to the Catholic Church lie within The Vatican.
Series 3 |
Marvels from the world's most magnificent museums. Learn more about the Romans and Hannibal at the Bardo Museum and see some of the Star Wars sets!
Series 3 |
The National Maritime Museum houses a marvellous collection of seafaring treasures. Relics include Nelson's jacket from the Battle of Trafalgar.
Find out more about each series of Museum Secrets.
Images from Museum Secrets; the series that uncovers stories behind artefacts.
The Mary Celeste was found on 4th December 1872 sailing unmanned.
A mass grave of British sailors was found on an idyllic beach in Antigua.
Could this explain the Bermuda Triangle?
Did you know that raft spiders can walk on water?
Algae grows so rapidly that the plankton blooms are so bigs they can be seen from space?
Here are some unlikely origin stories that show five landmarks in a new light…
February can be an itchy time for Cornish seals as they remove their old fur and dead skin
Eva Schloss shares her extraordinary tale and memories of the tragic diarist, Anne Frank.