Ancient Mysteries

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  • 1994
  • 5 Seasons
  • 7.7  (152)

Ancient Mysteries is a narrative TV show for old myths, and other wonders of the world to more contemporary legends yet to be fully understood by scientists and historians. It was nominated for Golden Satellite Award in 2005 for best documentary. The crew of Ancient Mysteries is consisting of very well experienced individuals. Most episodes of Ancient Mysteries are hosted by Leonard Nimoy, who starred more than 120 titles and won Lifetime Achievement Award and Saturn Award from Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films. Episodes of the TV show are written by Tom Jennings, a renowned engineer and artist who created the one of most influential network file-messaging systems, and Gregory Orr, a writer and director of several American documentaries. Ancient Mysteries covers far more than just old, ancient mysteries. "The Sacred Water of Lourdes" and "Secrets of the Romanovs" treat sensitive urban legends which are still influential to today's societies. "The Sacred Water of Lourdes" presents hidden truths and interweaved interests in the power of the healing holy water of Lourdes, using scientific, economic and religious perspective on the holy water from France which is now sold as an economical product. "Secrets of the Romanovs" investigates the end of Romanov family after the fall of Russian Empire in 1917, illuminating the fate of the fallen Russian royal family members during the World War I and digging unearthed facts during the rise of Soviet Union which are still related to current Russian Federation. The TV show Ancient Mysteries has a large amount of episodes available to viewers; 5 Seasons with 93 episodes, each average length of 40 minutes to 50 minutes. Produced by FilmRoos and originally aired on A&E from 1994 to 1998, the TV show provides fantasy, imagination, history, geology and other miscellaneous scientific topics.

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Seasons
Dreamtime of the Aborigines
9. Dreamtime of the Aborigines
May 3, 1998
Dreamtime of the Aborigines
Lost Mummies of the Inca
8. Lost Mummies of the Inca
January 4, 1998
Lost Mummies of the Inca
Reincarnation
7. Reincarnation
November 2, 1997
Reincarnation
Knights TemplaR
6. Knights TemplaR
September 7, 1997
Knights Templar
Quest for the Holy Grail
5. Quest for the Holy Grail
August 28, 1997
Quest for the Holy Grail
The Search for the Abominable Snowman
4. The Search for the Abominable Snowman
August 21, 1997
The Search for the Abominable Snowman
The Magic of Alchemy
3. The Magic of Alchemy
August 17, 1997
The Magic of Alchemy
The Sacred Waters of Lourdes
2. The Sacred Waters of Lourdes
August 14, 1997
More than a century ago, a girl in the French village of Lourdes claimed to have had a vision of the Virgin Mary. Ever since, believers have maintained that the waters of Lourdes hold a mystical power to heal, a claim that continues to divide scholars, doctors and even Catholic officials. This program explores all sides of the debate, and contains interviews with both skeptics and people who insist they've been healed by the waters.
Tattooing
1. Tattooing
August 7, 1997
Tattooing
Description

Ancient Mysteries is a narrative TV show for old myths, and other wonders of the world to more contemporary legends yet to be fully understood by scientists and historians. It was nominated for Golden Satellite Award in 2005 for best documentary.

The crew of Ancient Mysteries is consisting of very well experienced individuals. Most episodes of Ancient Mysteries are hosted by Leonard Nimoy, who starred more than 120 titles and won Lifetime Achievement Award and Saturn Award from Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films. Episodes of the TV show are written by Tom Jennings, a renowned engineer and artist who created the one of most influential network file-messaging systems, and Gregory Orr, a writer and director of several American documentaries.

Ancient Mysteries covers far more than just old, ancient mysteries. "The Sacred Water of Lourdes" and "Secrets of the Romanovs" treat sensitive urban legends which are still influential to today's societies. "The Sacred Water of Lourdes" presents hidden truths and interweaved interests in the power of the healing holy water of Lourdes, using scientific, economic and religious perspective on the holy water from France which is now sold as an economical product. "Secrets of the Romanovs" investigates the end of Romanov family after the fall of Russian Empire in 1917, illuminating the fate of the fallen Russian royal family members during the World War I and digging unearthed facts during the rise of Soviet Union which are still related to current Russian Federation.

The TV show Ancient Mysteries has a large amount of episodes available to viewers; 5 Seasons with 93 episodes, each average length of 40 minutes to 50 minutes. Produced by FilmRoos and originally aired on A&E from 1994 to 1998, the TV show provides fantasy, imagination, history, geology and other miscellaneous scientific topics.Ancient Mysteries is a series that is currently running and has 5 seasons (93 episodes). The series first aired on January 7, 1994.

Where to Watch Ancient Mysteries

Ancient Mysteries is available for streaming on the A&E website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Ancient Mysteries on demand at Amazon Prime and History Vault.

  • Premiere Date
    January 7, 1994
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (152)