Places of Legend

Join Josh Gates as he travels the globe in search of Legendary Locations.

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Josh Gates goes on an awe-inspiring journey to the most storied places on the planet. At each breathtaking destination, he immerses himself in the legends that made them famous. From the Yucatan Maya's bizarre worship rituals to soaring like a god from Greece's Mount Olympus, Josh explores these magical places through his unique point of view.

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About the Host

Josh Gates

Josh Gates is an adventurer and avid explorer with a unique brand of humor and deep-rooted passion for off-the-map excursions. Travel Channel’s Expedition Unknown chronicles Gates’ adventures as he sets out on a global journey to find the truth behind captivating and iconic unsolved legends.

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Season 2, Episode 5

Out of This World

Josh Gates shares five locations where the natural and supernatural worlds can be explored, including a haunted asylum in upstate New York and an underground cathedral built entirely of salt in Poland.

Wednesday
Apr 3
12am | 11c
Season 0, Episode 4

Another Man's Treasure

Josh Gates investigates archaeological treasures across the globe, from the iconic mystery of the crystal skulls in Belize to a series of underground churches carved from rock in Ethiopia.

Sunday
Apr 7
12pm | 11c
Season 0, Episode 5

City of Stone

Josh Gates explores legendary locations across the globe, from an ancient city carved deep into a canyon in the Jordanian desert to a legendary pirate paradise near Madagascar.

Sunday
Apr 7
1pm | 12c
Season 0, Episode 1

Corridors of the Undead

Josh Gates explores the beauty of the spiritual realm and tells the stories of places where legends never die, from a Japanese ice cave guarded by dragon's spirit to the Transylvania home of an iconic vampire.

Sunday
Apr 7
2pm | 1c
Season 0, Episode 3

Monumental Masterpieces

Josh Gates explores the most iconic and mysterious monuments across the globe, from a miraculous pyramid in Central America to the majestic Statue of Liberty.

Sunday
Apr 7
3pm | 2c
Season 11, Episode 1

Unseen and Undead

Josh Gates tells the stories of places where legends never die and dives into the beauty of the spiritual realm. Then, he explores legendary places of protection and other great walls from around the world.

Tuesday
Apr 9
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 3

End of the World

From a secret underground government bunker to a town that miraculously survived a tsunami, Josh Gates explores five locations where the end of the world was just the beginning.

Tuesday
Apr 9
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 3

End of the World

From a secret underground government bunker to a town that miraculously survived a tsunami, Josh Gates explores five locations where the end of the world was just the beginning.

Wednesday
Apr 10
12am | 11c
Season 11, Episode 1

Unseen and Undead

Josh Gates tells the stories of places where legends never die and dives into the beauty of the spiritual realm. Then, he explores legendary places of protection and other great walls from around the world.

Wednesday
Apr 10
1am | 12c
Season 11, Episode 2

International Riches

From a miraculous pyramid to ancient myths, Josh Gates shares mysteries from the most awesome places on Earth and investigates the crystal skulls. Then, he explores three incredible monuments and locations where people connect with spirits and miracles.

Tuesday
Apr 16
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 2

Rock and a Hard Place

Josh Gates explores stories of perseverance, including a tragic Salem witch trial case that led to a lasting change in the United States justice system and an old Mexican folk tale that's still celebrated in a festival today.

Tuesday
Apr 16
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 2

Rock and a Hard Place

Josh Gates explores stories of perseverance, including a tragic Salem witch trial case that led to a lasting change in the United States justice system and an old Mexican folk tale that's still celebrated in a festival today.

Wednesday
Apr 17
12am | 11c
Season 11, Episode 2

International Riches

From a miraculous pyramid to ancient myths, Josh Gates shares mysteries from the most awesome places on Earth and investigates the crystal skulls. Then, he explores three incredible monuments and locations where people connect with spirits and miracles.

Wednesday
Apr 17
1am | 12c
Season 2, Episode 5

Out of This World

Josh Gates shares five locations where the natural and supernatural worlds can be explored, including a haunted asylum in upstate New York and an underground cathedral built entirely of salt in Poland.

Sunday
Apr 21
12pm | 11c
Season 2, Episode 3

End of the World

From a secret underground government bunker to a town that miraculously survived a tsunami, Josh Gates explores five locations where the end of the world was just the beginning.

Sunday
Apr 21
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 2

Rock and a Hard Place

Josh Gates explores stories of perseverance, including a tragic Salem witch trial case that led to a lasting change in the United States justice system and an old Mexican folk tale that's still celebrated in a festival today.

Sunday
Apr 21
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 3

End of the World

From a secret underground government bunker to a town that miraculously survived a tsunami, Josh Gates explores five locations where the end of the world was just the beginning.

Tuesday
Apr 23
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 5

Out of This World

Josh Gates shares five locations where the natural and supernatural worlds can be explored, including a haunted asylum in upstate New York and an underground cathedral built entirely of salt in Poland.

Tuesday
Apr 23
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 2

Rock and a Hard Place

Josh Gates explores stories of perseverance, including a tragic Salem witch trial case that led to a lasting change in the United States justice system and an old Mexican folk tale that's still celebrated in a festival today.

Tuesday
Apr 23
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 1

Vocation, Vocation, Vocation

From the ultimate samurai smackdown in 17th-century Japan to a young author who found inspiration for his most terrifying tale in Boston, Josh Gates highlights five locations where people's passions were transformed into lasting legacies.

Sunday
May 19
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 6

Fight or Flight

From a tense standoff near the Berlin Wall at the height of the Cold War to an Arizona prison where an unlikely outlaw finagled her freedom, Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where fight or flight were the only options.

Sunday
May 26
12pm | 11c
Season 2, Episode 7

About Time

From a cursed clock in Prague to a death-defying rescue in the snowy Sierra Nevada Mountains, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations that have withstood the test of time.

Sunday
May 26
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 9

Can You Dig It?

From a treacherous island prison in Ireland to a California mining town that saw more than its share of murder and mayhem, Josh Gates digs deep to uncover the buried secrets of six legendary locations.

Sunday
May 26
2pm | 1c

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