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 14, Episode 2

Terra Cotta Warriors, the Queen of Parachuting and Polish Soldier Bear

Don Wildman investigates the origins of China's famous terra cotta warriors, examines the incredible heights one mother is willing to go to for her child and uncovers the little-known story of a bear who helped defeat the Nazis.

Monday
May 13
5pm | 4c
Season 23, Episode 1

Ball of Mystery, Dark Side of the Moon and Fakespeare

Don Wildman investigates an ominous orb that mystified the nation, an interstellar sound from the dark side of the moon and the true identity of the world's most celebrated writer.

Tuesday
May 14
8am | 7c
Season 6, Episode 1

Brassiere Brigade, Flight for Life, Haunting

Host Don Wildman examines a brassiere that gave salacious schemers an unexpected boost, a plane that soared to safety in a daring rescue mission and a religious icon allegedly scorched by the forces of evil.

Tuesday
May 14
9am | 8c
Season 23, Episode 2

Ancient Alien, Killer's Curse and Ground Zero Ship

Don Wildman examines an ancient carving that could tell of aliens visiting Earth, a scalpel used by America's first serial killer and a piece of wood from a ship mysteriously buried beneath the World Trade Center.

Wednesday
May 15
8am | 7c
Season 5, Episode 13

Son of a Gun, Whale Rescue and Bottle Popping

Don Wildman examines a bullet that is connected to a shocking tale of a seemingly immaculate conception, a machine used in an animal rescue mission and a deck of cards linked to a spine-tingling investigation.

Wednesday
May 15
9am | 8c
Season 23, Episode 3

Presidential Premonition, Lost Treasure of Jean Lafitte and Immortal Worms

Don Wildman investigates an eerie premonition about a presidential assassination, a superstorm that churned up the long-hidden plunder of an infamous pirate and the miraculous resurrection of 40,000-year-old worms.

Thursday
May 16
8am | 7c
Season 6, Episode 2

Circling the Skies, The Panda, 12 Years a Slave

Host Don Wildman examines a reel of film that depicts a high-flying stunt that changed aviation history, a panda discovered by an unlikely heroine and an aged document that tells the story of one man's unparalleled imprisonment.

Thursday
May 16
9am | 8c
Season 23, Episode 4

The Mysterious Mothman, Sinatra Kidnapping and Florida Zombies

Don Wildman investigates a legendary beast lurking in the forests of West Virginia, a ruthless kidnapping plot that targeted Frank Sinatra's son and a string of violent attacks by the walking dead.

Friday
May 17
8am | 7c
Season 23, Episode 5

Cosmic Collision, Haunted Hotel and Van Gogh's Ear

Don Wildman investigates a strange green orb spotted by spectators at a high school football game, a haunted hotel that inspired a bloodcurdling bestseller and the truth behind the most famous ear in history.

Friday
May 17
9am | 8c
Season 23, Episode 6

Jolly Jane, Challenger Disaster and Attack of the Bunnyman

Don Wildman investigates a deranged nurse who became one of history's most prolific serial killers, a tragic explosion that forever changed the NASA space program and a bizarre bunny that terrorized a rural community.

Friday
May 17
10am | 9c
Season 16, Episode 13

Coast Guard Courage, Pizza Margherita and Jump Jet

Don Wildman examines a life vest worn during a harrowing ocean rescue, an oven used to cook a pizza fit for a queen and a harrier jet that narrowly escaped disaster.

Sunday
May 19
12pm | 11c
Season 17, Episode 1

Undercover Informant, The Black Beetle and Unexpected Artist

Don Wildman examines the insider who took down Al Capone, a jet engine that was used in a daring railroad experiment and a portrait painted by a woman who overcame insurmountable odds to become a world-renowned artist.

Sunday
May 19
1pm | 12c
Season 17, Episode 2

Antis the Radar Dog, Bringing Up the Baby and The Art of Murder

Don Wildman investigates a dog with a sixth sense for danger, the harrowing tale of a drill rescue and a magazine detailing the murder of a famous model.

Sunday
May 19
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 4

French Connection and Shipwrecked Gold

Don Wildman unlocks the secrets of an infamous drug syndicate and how it was brought down, when he reviews a dossier containing a series of photographs. He examines a gold ingot recovered from a long-lost sunken treasure.

Monday
May 20
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 5

Eastland Disaster and Smuttynose Murders

Don Wildman uncovers the cause of the Eastland Disaster, one of the worst maritime disasters in American history, as he inspects a life jacket from the ill-fated steamship. And he examines an axe wielded by a killer in a bizarre double murder.

Monday
May 20
9am | 8c
Season 2, Episode 8

LA Raid, Bioterror, Automaton

Don unveils the real-life story behind an impressive work of art. He examines a simple tire cover connected to a bizarre religious cult. And he visits the robot that may have saved thousands of human lives in the worst nuclear disaster in American history.

Monday
May 20
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 7

Shrunken Heads and Broken Arrow

Don examines what appears to be a miniature human head, brought back from the jungles of South America. And he surveys the dented casing of the hydrogen bomb that sat at the center of a horrifying nuclear accident.

Monday
May 20
11am | 10c
Season 10, Episode 9

Ben Franklin's Bones, Heroine of Flight 847 and Doctor Zhivago Pilot

Don Wildman examines a set of mysterious bones found beneath Benjamin Franklin's home, a brave woman determined to save a hijacked airplane and an author's quest to get his work published.

Monday
May 20
12pm | 11c
Season 10, Episode 13

Hank Williams, Glowing Soldiers and Iceman Cometh

Don Wildman investigates the death of a country music legend, examines surgical tools linked to a baffling medical mystery and uncovers the truth behind the oldest cold case in human history.

Monday
May 20
1pm | 12c
Season 10, Episode 10

Millennium Heist, New Jersey Man Eater and Elivs Meets Nixon

Don Wildman examines a brazen plot to steal a priceless diamond, the bloodthirsty shark that inspired a horror movie and a famous encounter between a notorious president and the King of Rock and Roll.

Monday
May 20
2pm | 1c
Season 14, Episode 1

Clever Hans, Bertha Benz and Civil War Counterfeiter

Don Wildman inspects a book about a four-legged mathematician, examines the birth of the automobile and investigates a mysterious underground corkscrew.

Monday
May 20
3pm | 2c
Season 14, Episode 3

Mutually Assured Missteps, First Train Robbery and Declaration Discovered

Don Wildman inspects a fighter jet from the cold war, examines an 1860s replica steam locomotive and investigates a rare print of the Declaration of Independence.

Monday
May 20
4pm | 3c
Season 14, Episode 6

Zip-Lining to Freedom, Maid Turned Spy and Jimmy Carter's UFO

Don Wildman investigates an outrageous escape over an iconic wall, an unsung Civil War hero and a president caught up in a mysterious close encounter.

Monday
May 20
5pm | 4c
Season 23, Episode 7

Ghost in the Closet, Hudson Valley UFO and Leaning Tower of Washington

Don Wildman investigates a Civil Wars ghost who terrorized a family, a terrifying security breach by a strange object in the sky and a patriotic competition that turned into a national embarrassment.

Tuesday
May 21
8am | 7c
Season 23, Episode 8

Scared to Death, Texas School Blast Mystery and the Gentleman Bandit

Don Wildman investigates the death of a man who may have crossed paths with a vengeful witch, a deadly explosion in a Texas school and a string of robberies committed by a charming bandit with impeccable manners.

Tuesday
May 21
9am | 8c
Season 23, Episode 9

Gangster Frankenstein, Unlikely Allies and Iron Maiden

Don Wildman investigates a gangster's sinister plot to cheat death, two enemy pilots brought together by honor, and a curious corpse found in a metal coffin.

Wednesday
May 22
8am | 7c