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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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Expedition Unknown

Expedition Unknown chronicles the adventures of Josh Gates as he investigates iconic mysteries across the globe. Gates begins by interviewing key eyewitnesses and uncovering recent developments in the story, then springboards into a fully immersive exploration.

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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 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 8

Truth or Consequences

From an imposing Czech castle said to protect a portal to hell to a lavish feast prepared for 3,000 hungry primates in Thailand, Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where appearances can be deceiving.

Sunday
Jun 9
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 8

Truth or Consequences

From an imposing Czech castle said to protect a portal to hell to a lavish feast prepared for 3,000 hungry primates in Thailand, Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where appearances can be deceiving.

Monday
Jun 10
1am | 12c
Season 2, Episode 8

Truth or Consequences

From an imposing Czech castle said to protect a portal to hell to a lavish feast prepared for 3,000 hungry primates in Thailand, Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where appearances can be deceiving.

Sunday
Jun 16
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 11

Slave to Love

From a former spy hub on the coast of Spain to a cave in Puerto Rico that just might hold the fabled Fountain of Youth, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations where passionate people risked it all for love.

Sunday
Jun 16
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 11

Slave to Love

From a former spy hub on the coast of Spain to a cave in Puerto Rico that just might hold the fabled Fountain of Youth, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations where passionate people risked it all for love.

Monday
Jun 17
1am | 12c
Season 2, Episode 11

Slave to Love

From a former spy hub on the coast of Spain to a cave in Puerto Rico that just might hold the fabled Fountain of Youth, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations where passionate people risked it all for love.

Sunday
Jun 23
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 13

What Lurks Within

From a lake in India with connections to alien life to a train station in Spain where a mild-mannered customs clerk took on the Nazis, Josh Gates uncovers the mysteries of what lurks within six extraordinary locations around the globe.

Sunday
Jun 23
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 13

What Lurks Within

From a lake in India with connections to alien life to a train station in Spain where a mild-mannered customs clerk took on the Nazis, Josh Gates uncovers the mysteries of what lurks within six extraordinary locations around the globe.

Monday
Jun 24
1am | 12c
Season 2, Episode 13

What Lurks Within

From a lake in India with connections to alien life to a train station in Spain where a mild-mannered customs clerk took on the Nazis, Josh Gates uncovers the mysteries of what lurks within six extraordinary locations around the globe.

Sunday
Jun 30
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 12

Flesh and Blood

From a Spanish Inquisition stronghold of sadism to a haunted theater in Memphis, Tennessee, Josh Gates explores six locations where flesh and blood were shed, but the dead are not forgotten.

Sunday
Jun 30
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 12

Flesh and Blood

From a Spanish Inquisition stronghold of sadism to a haunted theater in Memphis, Tennessee, Josh Gates explores six locations where flesh and blood were shed, but the dead are not forgotten.

Monday
Jul 1
1am | 12c
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
Jul 2
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 11

Slave to Love

From a former spy hub on the coast of Spain to a cave in Puerto Rico that just might hold the fabled Fountain of Youth, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations where passionate people risked it all for love.

Tuesday
Jul 2
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 12

Flesh and Blood

From a Spanish Inquisition stronghold of sadism to a haunted theater in Memphis, Tennessee, Josh Gates explores six locations where flesh and blood were shed, but the dead are not forgotten.

Sunday
Jul 7
11am | 10c
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
Jul 7
10pm | 9c
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.

Monday
Jul 8
1am | 12c

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