About the Show

Don Wildman embarks on an epic quest to solve the world's greatest mysteries. From historical institutions to unexplored archives, Don unearths extraordinary relics and sinister artifacts, each with an incredible story to tell and a secret to be revealed.

About the Host

Don Wildman

An impassioned history enthusiast and adventurer, Don Wildman’s myriad of on-camera investigations have carried him far and wide to mankind’s greatest legends and lore. Whether descending the underground cities of Cappadocia or slogging through London’s labyrinthine sewer system or hiking red-rock ridges in Ethiopia, Wildman has traveled around the globe to history’s hardest places, where visceral tales are set against ancient backdrops and human intrigue is carved into walls.

All About Don

Season 11, Episode 3

Boston Marathon Cheat, Beast of Bodmin and the Naked President

Don Wildman uncovers the truth behind one of the most audacious hoaxes in sports history, investigates the preserved remains of a terrifying beast and inspects a watch linked to a presidential scandal.

Monday
Feb 19
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 3

Dorothy of Dakota, Crop Circles of the Deep and Tunnel of Love

Don Wildman investigates a girl who went over the rainbow, a deep-sea design with mysterious origins and a man who dug his way into a woman's heart.

Monday
Feb 19
10am | 9c
Season 20, Episode 7

Missing Toe Murderer, Air Locked Out and Trenches Terror

Don Wildman examines the unusual case of a murderer with a missing digit, a harrowing near-death experience on the edge of space and the wartime exploits of a courageous canine.

Monday
Feb 19
11am | 10c
Season 20, Episode 11

Buffalo Bill Burial Riddle, First Dino Egg and Arctic Murder Mystery

Don Wildman examines the mysterious burial of one of the Wild West's most famous showmen, a strange oblong fossil that completely altered the way scientists thought about dinosaurs and a journey to the North Pole tainted by murder.

Monday
Feb 19
12pm | 11c
Season 20, Episode 8

Terror Ship, Wicked Stepmother and Message in a Bottle

Don Wildman examines the truth behind a legendary ghost ship and its fateful SOS, the devious crime spree of a truly evil stepmother and the unlikely discovery of a message in a bottle sent more than a century ago.

Monday
Feb 19
1pm | 12c
Season 20, Episode 12

Skyscraper Seance, Frozen Woman and Black Widow

Don Wildman investigates a seance to contact the spirit of Thomas Edison, the harrowing near-death experience of a woman found frozen in the snow and the explosive end to a black widow's murder spree.

Monday
Feb 19
2pm | 1c
Season 20, Episode 9

Lord Lucan, World's Greatest Drag Racer and Lighthouse Lifesaver

Don Wildman investigates a high society crime, a racecar driver who made an epic comeback and the surprising end to a brazen art heist.

Monday
Feb 19
3pm | 2c
Season 20, Episode 13

Smoking Guns

Don Wildman cracks open the case files from some of America's most notorious crimes to investigate the key pieces of evidence that brought the perpetrators to justice.

Monday
Feb 19
4pm | 3c
Season 20, Episode 10

Frightening Foo Fighters, Bird's Eye Spy and Coral Castle Mystery

Don Wildman examines eerie orbs of light that terrified fighter pilots in World War II, reveals the unexpected origin of high-flying spies in the sky and investigates a mysterious castle rumored to be built by magic.

Monday
Feb 19
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 20

Black Dahlia, French Angel, Sterling Hall Bombing

Don Wildman examines a mysterious box that holds clues to Hollywood's most infamous unsolved murder, inspects the strange bust of a grotesque figure and investigates a notorious and deadly domestic terrorist attack.

Tuesday
Feb 20
8am | 7c
Season 11, Episode 4

Man on Wire, Bigger is Better and Filipino Follies

Don Wildman examines the greatest high-wire stunt in history, investigates the incredible lengths Thomas Jefferson took to preserve America's reputation, and unravels one of the most bizarre hoaxes the world has ever seen.

Tuesday
Feb 20
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 4

How to Sell the Eiffel Tower, Killer Lake and Cinderella Girl

Don Wildman investigates a legendary scam artist, an African lake with a hidden danger and a young girl who celebrated her birthday at the White House.

Tuesday
Feb 20
10am | 9c
Season 20, Episode 10

Frightening Foo Fighters, Bird's Eye Spy and Coral Castle Mystery

Don Wildman examines eerie orbs of light that terrified fighter pilots in World War II, reveals the unexpected origin of high-flying spies in the sky and investigates a mysterious castle rumored to be built by magic.

Tuesday
Feb 20
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 21

Chowchilla Kidnapping and Texas City Disaster

Don Wildman investigates how a school bus became involved in the largest kidnapping for ransom in US history, examines a deadly industrial accident, and seeks to unlock the mystery behind a handful of stones.

Wednesday
Feb 21
8am | 7c
Season 11, Episode 5

Prehistoric Mystery Meat, Invention of TP and Antony and Cleopatra

Don Wildman uncovers the truth behind a culinary caper that stunned the world, inspects a ceramic toilet that inspired a taboo-busting invention and examines a sculpture that recalls the most tragic love story of all time.

Wednesday
Feb 21
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 6

Jackie O. Saves Grand Central, Bouncing Bombs and Row Row Row Your Boat

Don Wildman showcases a former first lady's campaign to save a New York landmark, a bouncing bomb that turned the tide of World War II and a journal that documented two men as they rowed across the Atlantic Ocean.

Wednesday
Feb 21
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 22

James Bond, La Belle Shipwreck, Polio Vaccine

Don Wildman investigates a vial tied to a daring medical experiment, a barrel that provides clues to a centuries-old shipwreck and a plaster molding that some say is proof of a mysterious bayou creature.

Thursday
Feb 22
8am | 7c
Season 11, Episode 6

White House Water, Queen of the Mist and the Real Holy Grail

Don Wildman examines a string of mysterious deaths in the White House, a woman who took a pioneering plunge and an ancient chalice that could be the elusive Holy Grail.

Thursday
Feb 22
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 7

Madame X, The Ultimate Chess Game and A Monster in the Valley

Don Wildman investigates a scandal that rocked 19th-century Paris, a life-or-death chess game during the height of the Russian Revolution and a Sasquatch sighting that goes viral.

Thursday
Feb 22
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 23

Roulette Computer, LA Shootout, Brooklyn Enigma

Don Wildman investigates a wearable computer used in a gaming scheme, a bizarre weapon of war that’s controlled by pigeons and a custom-made suit of armor that helped perpetuate the longest street battles in America.

Friday
Feb 23
8am | 7c
Season 11, Episode 7

When Twain Met Sawyer, the Guardian Angels and Army of the Dead

Don Wildman investigates the unknown story behind a literary legend, the inspiring tale behind a group of rookie heroes and an army of Roman ghosts.

Friday
Feb 23
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 8

Green Goddess, Terror on Tuesday and The Real Great Escape

Don Wildman investigates the story behind the Statue of Liberty, an attempt to bomb St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City, and a daring escape from World War Two's most feared POW camp.

Friday
Feb 23
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 24

Easter Island and the Red Ghost

Host Don Wildman inspects the uniform worn by a highly unorthodox doctor, an antique bell linked to a monstrous creature and a monolith that may hold the key to the downfall of an ancient civilization.

Monday
Feb 26
8am | 7c
Season 11, Episode 8

Limbo for Love, Vampire's Grave and the Scarlet Pimpernel of the Vatican

Don Wildman investigates a risky ride fueled by love, explores a town plagued by the undead and uncovers one of the biggest rescue operations of WWII.

Monday
Feb 26
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 9

Hitler Diaries, Hobby Horse and Parting the Red Sea

Don Wildman examines the purported diaries of Adolf Hitler that scandalized 1980s Germany, a weather disaster that led to the invention of the bicycle and a possible scientific explanation for the story of Exodus.

Monday
Feb 26
10am | 9c
Season 19, Episode 6

Italian Sherlock Holmes, King of the Airwaves and Texan Takes Moscow

Don Wildman investigates the origins of the mob, the dramatic story behind a reluctant ruler and the piano prodigy who helped thaw the Cold War.

Monday
Feb 26
11am | 10c