History Detectives

History Detectives

"History Detectives" explores the stories behind historic sites, artifacts and tall tales told in cities across the country, with the help of an inquisitive team of fact-finders with an uncanny talent for uncovering the truth.

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Upcoming Broadcasts of History Detectives

History Detectives-Episode #605Episode #605

Tuesday, Sep 24 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Episode #607Episode #607

Monday, Sep 30 at 1:00 pm

History Detectives-Episode #608Episode #608

Monday, Oct 7 at 1:00 pm

History Detectives-Episode #609Episode #609

Monday, Oct 14 at 1:00 pm

Previous Broadcasts

History Detectives-Episode #605Episode #605

Tuesday, Sep 17 2019 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Episode #604Episode #604

Tuesday, Sep 10 2019 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Episode #603Episode #603

Tuesday, Sep 3 2019 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Episode #602Episode #602

Tuesday, Aug 27 2019 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Episode #601Episode #601

Tuesday, Aug 20 2019 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Season 4: Episode 11Season 4: Episode 11

Episode #411

Tuesday, Aug 13 2019 at 1:00 am

Uss Thresher/Pete Gray Cartoon/Manhattan Project Letter

Episode #510

Tuesday, Aug 6 2019 at 1:00 am

Bill Pickett Saddle/Mckinley Casket Flag/Hitler Films

Episode #509

Tuesday, Jul 30 2019 at 1:00 am

History Detectives-Season 5: Episode 8Season 5: Episode 8

Episode #508

Tuesday, Jul 23 2019 at 1:00 am

Red Cloud Letter/'32 Ford Roadster/Cast Iron Eagle

Episode #507

Tuesday, Jul 16 2019 at 1:00 am

Atocha Spanish Silver/Lucy Parsons Book/Ernie Pyle's Typewriter

Episode #504

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019 at 1:00 am

Gar Photograph/Jefferson Pledge/Dempsey Fight Bell

Episode #503

Tuesday, Jun 18 2019 at 1:00 am

Continental Currency/Short-Snorter/Liberty Bell Pin

Episode #502

Tuesday, Jun 11 2019 at 1:00 am

Grace Kelly Automobile/Illicit P.O.W. Photos/Mystery Motorcycle

Episode #409

Tuesday, May 14 2019 at 1:00 am

Orphan Film Reel/Chinese Opium Scale/Hermann Goering's Shotgun

Episode #406

Tuesday, Apr 23 2019 at 1:00 am

U.S.S. Indianapolis/Highlander Badge/Spirit of St. Louis

Episode #405

Tuesday, Apr 16 2019 at 1:00 am

Coca-Cola Trade Card/Vicksburg Map/Lawrence Strike

Episode #403

Tuesday, Apr 2 2019 at 1:00 am

Wartime Baseball/Confederate Eyeglass/Howard Hughes' Invention

Episode #402

Tuesday, Mar 26 2019 at 1:00 am