Treasure Quest

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  • 2009
  • 3 Seasons
  • 7.8  (177)

Treasure Quest is a thrilling reality TV series that chronicles the adventures of a team of expert treasure hunters as they scour the depths of the ocean in search of lost historical artifacts. The show premiered on the Discovery Channel in 2009 and immediately captured the attention of viewers with its high stakes, heart-pumping action, and fascinating insights into the world of underwater treasure hunting.

The show follows the exploits of Odyssey Marine Exploration, a company dedicated to locating and salvaging shipwrecks around the world. As the crew embarks on each new expedition, they face a variety of challenges and obstacles, from treacherous weather conditions and technical failures to unexpected finds that threaten to derail their mission.

Led by chief archaeologist Dr. Greg Stemm and his team of specialist divers, engineers, and historians, the crew employs state-of-the-art equipment and cutting-edge technology to locate and excavate shipwrecks that have been lost for centuries. From the deep waters of the Mediterranean to the treacherous open seas off the coast of Florida, the team's adventures take them across the globe in search of the ultimate treasure.

Through the eyes of the crew, viewers are given a unique glimpse into the world of underwater archaeology, as they witness the careful process of documenting and recovering artifacts from the ocean floor. From the discovery of cannons and anchors to rare coins and other historical treasures, each episode is full of surprises and excitement, as the team uncovers new details about the lost world of the past.

But the show is not just about the thrill of the hunt. Behind every discovery is a story, and the team works tirelessly to uncover the secrets of each shipwreck and piece together the events that led to its demise. Along the way, they encounter a variety of colorful characters, from local fishermen and historians to rival treasure seekers and government officials, each with their own motivations and agendas.

As the series progresses, the team faces increasingly difficult challenges, both technical and personal. From grappling with complex salvage operations to navigating the intricacies of international law and diplomacy, each new adventure tests their resolve and their ability to work together as a team.

Throughout it all, viewers are treated to stunning underwater cinematography, as the team's dives reveal the beauty and mystery of the ocean depths, and the artifacts they find offer a tantalizing glimpse into the past.

Treasure Quest is a captivating and thrilling show, full of adventure, excitement, and historical intrigue. Whether you're a history buff, an admirer of brave exploration, or just looking for a great story, this series is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat.

Treasure Quest is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (19 episodes). The series first aired on January 15, 2009.

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Pay Day
8. Pay Day
October 5, 2018
The team searches the massive tunnel, but with the valley on the verge of flooding, they're forced to put their lives at risk. Their risk pays off big, placing them on the threshold of solving a 300-year old Sacambaya mystery.
Hot On The Trail
7. Hot On The Trail
September 28, 2018
The team uses explosives to blast their way to the treasure. Shawn and Javier unearth the expedition's largest find yet, confirming they are on the path of the treasure.
Closing In On The Fortune
6. Closing In On The Fortune
September 21, 2018
Chasing the treasure on two fronts, the team finds both evidence of a route used to transport the fortune and a Jesuit artifact that could provide the most critical information the location of the treasure's final resting place.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
September 14, 2018
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Blast Away
4. Blast Away
September 7, 2018
Falling boulders threaten the crew and the dig site. Their dangerous solution could trigger a massive landslide. Deep underground, Shawn and Jeremy recover their first piece of Jesuit gold, a mysterious artifact that could lead to the final location.
Death Trap
3. Death Trap
September 7, 2018
The team is trapped in an ancient, underground tunnel putting the search at risk. Using just the gear they have on site, the crew rigs a remote-controlled camera that finds the expedition's most significant treasure.
Break In
2. Break In
August 31, 2018
Smashing into a secret underground tunnel system, the team scours the subterranean cavern searching for the $2 billion treasure.
Death Road To Fortune
1. Death Road To Fortune
August 24, 2018
The quest begins with a lead that points the treasure hunting team to an old and long-abandoned Jesuit monastery. To get there, the team must travel through Yungas Road, infamously known as "Death Road" because it has more fatalities each year than any other road in the world. Mere miles before they reach their destination, a landslide forces the team to stop dead in their tracks and reroute their journey to safety. Will this end the team's trek to the treasure, or will their knowledge and expertise take them through to the end?
Where to Watch Treasure Quest
Treasure Quest is available for streaming on the Discovery Channel website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Treasure Quest on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu and Discovery.
  • Premiere Date
    January 15, 2009
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (177)