From letters of one of WWII’s most tragic victims to Napoleon's hat…
We see what they would have looked in real life for the very first time...
Watch a clip taken from the fakes and forgeries series Treasure Detectives.
Throughout the centuries marriage has taken many different forms.
Ever wondered just how modern medicine got to where it is today?
We've now come now to the 17th century in our trip through a thousand years of history.
Britain in the 1950s was still trying to shake off Victorian attitudes to sex.
Before miniskirts, thighs were rarely seen away from the beach or the swimming pool.
The Mini Cooper first rolled off production lines in 1959.
LSD, or acid, was popularised in the 60's among students and hippies.
During his National Service, Bailey bought his first camera, sparking a fresh career
Peace in 1945 brought a sharp rise in births for some years - the so-called Baby Boom.
Concorde cut the normal flight from London to New York, from 6 hours to just over 3!
The 1960s were a turbulent decade and 1968 was a turbulent year.
There have always been robbers but we didn't always have cops.
The 1960s were the golden age of jet air travel.
The reality was that for most people living in Britain the 1960s were not that groovy.
Victorian Farm sees Ruth Goodman sample the life of a Victorian farmer for a whole year.
A History of Modern Britain explores the true story of the decades since the end of WWII.
This series takes a closer look at some of the world's most talked-about assassinations.
Before you think of parting with your money, read our guide to avoiding the crooks.
The journey of a set of shopkeepers from the Victorian age through to the 20th century.
Behind every popular police procedural are true crimes and their real-life solutions.
This documentary reveals how caravans became a favourite with British holidaymakers
Our ancestors learned skills, passed down through generations, making sure life evolved.
Escape stories capture the human imagination and grip it tight.
Get a taster of Fight Club: A History of Violence with our clip.
In series three, Museum Secrets visits The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich.
Museum uncovers more secrets at The National Archaelogocial Museum in Athens.
Museum Secrets visits The Imperial War Museum to reveal stories from its artefacts.
Every object has a secret story to tell.
Locked in the world's top museums are objects that have a secret to tell.
Dan Snow uncovers cities with a murky past and where the people were, too.
We got the opportunity to ask Treasure Detectives frontman Curtis some burning questions.
Curtis Dowling and Andy Smith, like Lovejoy and Tinker, are a lasting partnership.
Images from Museum Secrets; the series that uncovers stories behind artefacts.
Before you go getting a bargain read our foolproof guide to avoiding the crooks.
Find out more about the suave housewife's choice of the 80s...