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Mysteries at the Museum

NEW SPECIALS: Wednesdays at 9pm ET/PT

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SPECIAL: “Who Killed Billy the Kid: A Mysteries at the Museum Special” - Premieres Wednesday, January 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT

Don Wildman explores the legend of Billy the Kid to uncover the truth surrounding his infamous death in 1881. Was the young outlaw really gunned down in the night by a sheriff, or did he somehow outrun the law and live to an old age? Wildman examines historic evidence, questions experts and investigates the conspiracy theories in his quest to finally put the controversy to rest.

 

SPECIAL: “Is Amelia Earhart Alive: A Mysteries at the Museum Special” - Premieres Wednesday, January 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT

On July 2, 1937, on the most treacherous leg of her audacious round-the-world flight, famed aviator Amelia Earhart vanished into thin air. According to the official conclusion, she and her airplane crashed somewhere in the vast Pacific, but 80 years later, many scholars disagree. Don Wildman seeks to solve this most enduring of mysteries as he meets experts, examines evidence and explores three separate theories about the disappearance of one of the world's first female pilots.

 

SPECIAL: “Buried Alive in Pompeii: A Mysteries at the Museum Special” - Premieres Wednesday, January 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT

Don Wildman travels outside Naples, Italy, to uncover the mysteries surrounding Pompeii and the volcanic eruption that wiped out the ancient city.

 

SPECIAL: “The Watergate Scandal: A Mysteries at the Museum Special” - Premieres Wednesday, February 6 at 9 p.m. ET/PT

Watergate was the most explosive scandal in the history of American politics. What began as bizarre break-in came to reveal a conspiracy that stretched to the very top of government. Two years of investigations by the FBI, the press, Congress and the courts, culminated in the first-ever resignation of a U.S. President – Richard Nixon. Don Wildman travels to the nation’s capital to investigate the scandal that defined a generation.