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Did Nikola Tesla's scientific notes wind up in secret government labs after his death? Did the Nazis create a covert UFO program to win World War II? Host Jamie Theakston seeks to answer these questions and more on Forbidden History, a documentary program that delves into the unknown facts of historical events. Using modern investigative techniques, Forbidden History explores ancient and current mysteries and asks probing questions about the accepted historical truth.

Did the Knights Templars actually find the Holy Grail?

Join Forbidden History and discover why the truth may just be stranger and deeper than you think.

Forbidden History is a series that is currently running and has 5 seasons (36 episodes). The series first aired on September 27, 2013.

Forbidden History is available for streaming on the website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Forbidden History on demand atPhilo, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Science Channel, FuboTV, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, iTunes online.

Wednesdays 9:00 PM et/pt on YESTERDAY
5 Seasons, 36 Episodes
September 27, 2013
Documentary & Biography History Military & War
Cast: Andrew Gough, Jamie Theakston
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Forbidden History Full Episode Guide

  • Explore some of the most remarkable yet mysterious wonders of the ancient world as experts investigate the phenomenon of pyramid construction across vast civilizations and what dark secrets may remain hidden in the magnificent city of Petra. This is a mashup of S06E06 "The Pyramid Code" and S02E01 "The Lost Treasures of Petra."

  • New discoveries turn up fresh evidence that might reveal the hiding place of the Holy Grail; as experts get closer to this mysterious relic, they uncover just how close the Nazis were to finding this treasure, and the immortality it's said to bestow. This is a mashup of S06E03 "Nazi Raiders of the Holy Grail" and S02E02 "The Real Holy Grail."

  • Special access to Salem's most mysterious sites reveals the secret history of the mass hysteria and lurid trials that led to the executions of 20 innocent people. New evidence challenges what we know about this strange place.

  • Special access to cutting-edge archaeological investigations in the Holy Land unearth fresh evidence that reveals new secrets about the life of Moses, and using hi-tech science, experts are rethinking everything they know about this renowned prophet.

  • Cutting-edge investigations at the Bermuda Triangle might confirm the newest theories of what really goes on in this deadly stretch of water; what experts find points to something stranger than fiction.

  • The Vatican is home to classified files that could reveal top-secret ties to the Nazis, the Mafia, and extraterrestrials; using new evidence, experts investigate just what else is hiding in the Vatican's secret archives.

  • As the Nazis waged war for world domination, they began to develop a strange mythology of occult rites and pagan beliefs, and now, experts investigate how far the Nazis may have gone to transform their party into a new, cult-like religion.

  • Ancient pyramids are among the greatest wonders of the world and exist across many civilizations. Explore the origins of these structures as experts question if they were independently constructed or perhaps the design of something more mysterious.

  • Mysterious evidence on Mt. Ararat could be the long-lost remains of Noah's Ark, and using cutting-edge archaeological methods, experts investigate if these discoveries are hard proof of the Biblical legend.

  • The Vatican is home to classified files that could reveal top-secret ties to the Nazis, the Mafia, and extraterrestrials; using new evidence, experts investigate just what else is hiding in the Vatican's secret archives.

  • The once all-powerful Mussolini, friend of Hitler, ended his days hanging upside down like a grotesque animal carcass in Milan's Piazzale Loreto. Due to conflicting accounts, false claims and dodgy eye-witness reports mystery still surrounds his death.

  • Mary Magdalene is a key figure in Christianity. She traveled with Jesus and is said to have witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection. Within the four Gospels she is named at least 12 times. But who really was this vital part of the Christian story?

  • Templar fact and fiction have become blurred by their depictions in book and on film. However, we present a very different picture that challenges head on the orthodox beliefs about an order that angered much of Europe - particularly France.

  • The extraordinary story of the Bulgarian secret department called Service 7, a force that operated in 9 countries.

  • The Vatican Archives hold the personal documents of past Popes, important pieces such as Galileo's trial transcript and King Henry VIII's annulment request. But what else is hidden in the Vatican Library a place that is out of bounds even to Cardinals?

  • We reveal the remarkable story of Johann Reichhart, the man who went from German state executioner before World War II to head up a merciless Nazi killing machine which murdered thousands. In a twist of fate, Reichhart ended up working for the Allies.

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