From Adolf’s Nazi-fighting nephew to the bizarre “life pod” built to keep Churchill safe…
Images from Museum Secrets; the series that uncovers stories behind artefacts.
Have a look at this gallery showing pictures from Fight Club: A History of Violence
A gallery of images from Mafia's Greatest Hits.
Take a look at the gallery for Ration Book Britain, with Valentine Warner.
Have a look at some photos from Planet Earth, the show that needs no introduction.
Take a look at our Antiques Roadshow Gallery.
Take a look at some photos from the six-part drama documentary Egypt.
Take a look at our gallery of Treasures from the show Treasure Detectives.
Take a look at the Forbidden History gallery, from the show presented by Jamie Theakston.
Have a look at the gallery for the show Medievil Dead.
Have a look at our gallery for this auction show which has been on air for 13 years.
The end of the gladiators and the birth of the gold rush.
February was the month that witnessed Castro, Mandela and Arafat on a high.
From the birth of Einstein to the death of Julius Caesar, see March's finest moments
April marks some striking disasters in history, including Chernobyl and the Titanic.
Check out the historic events which took place in the momentous month of May.
The Magna Carta, Napoleon and Franz Ferdinand, find out about June events.
The downfall of one king and the rise of another.
A month of invasions, eruptions and atomic catastrophes.
From great fires to terrorism, September has witnessed some momentous events.
October was a momentous month of battles, revolution and upheaval.
Gunpowder, treason and plots... But what else happened in November?
December was an amazing month for discovery and exploration - find out more.
Bert Trautmann was a German-born goalkeeper brought to Britain as a POW during WWII.
Find out more about this elite fighting unit.
Adolf Hitler managed to win the German people round with his incisive charisma.
Each episode of Ancient Black Ops tells the history of special operation forces.
Throughout history, some of the world's most amazing works of art have simply disappeared.
Michael Portillo traces the footsteps of cartographer George Bradshaw.
More about each episode on the decade that shaped America.
Find out what to expect in each episode of brand new second series of Forbidden History.
Weekend Warriors follows those who fill their weekends re-enacting British Battle.
Each episode explores the question; do UFOs really exist?
Each episode sheds new light on the atrocities of the Final Solution.
Exploring how many of the products that combat troops use are constructed.
Take a closer look at the artefacts from each episode.
Take a look at some of the amazing photographs taken in Africa.
Find out what this extraordinary document has to offer in each episode.
Each episode shows how humans have managed to adapt to different environments.
Find out about each episode from this fascinating science series.
Find out more about the continents' formation in each episode of Rise Of The Continents.
Each episode details how giant structures and record-beating buildings are built.
The wildlife of the UK's four seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.
London as a Catholic nation is digitally re-imagined by graphic artists.
Forget the eight-sided snowflake, create a scientifically accurate six-sided one!
We've transformed some iconic paintings into photo-real images.
To celebrate the anniversary of the 1969 moon landing on 21st July, here’s our guide.
The killing of the Fascist dictator has fuelled bizarre conspiracy theories.
We don’t know our Hogwarts from our Windsor Castle.
Four beautiful Romanov girls…..what was the fate of Anastasia?
Jeremy Clarkson and Meera Syal are amongst the celebrities who feature.
A troubled man and an embarrassment to the Royal family... but was he a murder victim?
Sheila Hancock, Stephen Fry and Jeremy Paxman have their turn.
Found floating in a lake ….the unfortunate ‘mad’ King Ludwig.
In this series, Julia Sawalha uncovers a few surprises about her family.
Was Prince Albert Victor linked to the Ripper?
Series 4 of Who Do You Think You Are? sees 7 well known figures go back to their roots.
King George V of England - murder victim?
Patsy kensit, Boris Johnson and David Suchet take the emotional journey into their past.
Did you know there was a third Kray brother? Or what they got up to in prison?
Rick Stein, Rory Bremner, Kevin Whatley and Zoe Wanamaker find out about theiR past.
Ronnie and Reggie ruled their territory with an iron fist, but also courted celebrity..
Featuring Bruce Forsyth, Rupert Everett, Derva Kerwen and Alan Cumming among others
Sean Bean looks at the popularity of close combat contests and the effect on mind and body
The series that looks back on the brave explorers who hunted for history's lost treasures.
From the aerocycle to a mock-up of a magic carpet, don't miss the World's Weirdest Weapons
Success embraced Michael Hawthorn but tragedy also plagued the British racing prodigy.
Get all the juicy gossip on history's biggest stars, from Henry VIII to Marie Antoinette
Tony Robinson and his team of experts journey around the country's archaeological digs
See the hidden curiosities and unsung gems tucked away inside Britain's unknown museums
Neil Oliver and the team go on an ambitious journey to discover all of the UK's coastline
The building of ships has been essential to our development as a species.
Find out more about Coast's map man! Give him a compass and he'll go there.
One man from so-called Golden Age of Piracy has transcended history and become legend...
Join Michael Aspel and his team of experts in scrutinising the public's antiques
Was there really a man called Sweeney Todd with a Barber Shop on London's Fleet Street?
Find out more about the suave housewife's choice of the 80s...
Custer was the hero of the Battle of the Little Bighorn.
Before you go getting a bargain read our foolproof guide to avoiding the crooks.
A seductive double agent who betrayed the Allies, or just a single woman trying to get by?
Michael Sheen features in this series of drama-documentary reconstructions of Ancient Rome
Ivan IV, or Ivan the Terrible, was one of the most feared rulers in history.
Travel the world with the Black Ops team as they reconstruct infamous special ops missions
NoneThe name Genghis Khan struck fear into the hearts of his enemies.
Rasputin became one of the most infamous figures of Imperial Russia's final years.
This exclusive series investigates the most significant disasters of all time
Curtis Dowling and his team of investigators verify the authenticity of collectibles
Our perception of the period 1900-1950 is dominated by two devastating world wars.
Be surprised by the secrets hiding behind some of the most famous museums in the world
We explore the 50 years of globally divisive conflict between the US and the Soviet Union.
The new and exclusive second series takes viewers inside some venerable institutions
Charles Lindbergh was one of the first Americans to feel the effects of mass media fame.
Exploring the world's museums to take a closer look some of their remarkable exhibits
Have inquiries into more recent civil disasters brought about meaningful change?