Myth Hunters

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Upcoming episodes

Mar 24th
300p

The Lost Jewels Of Helen Of Troy

German adventurer Heinrich Schlieman embarks on a lifelong quest to find the mythical city of Troy and its fabulous treasures.
Mar 24th
400p

The Secret Within The Dead Sea Scrolls

The discovery of an ancient copper scroll in a Jordanian cave leads to a lifelong quest by a young British scholar in the search for lost Jewish Treasure.
Mar 24th
500p

The Shoguns Lost Treasure

Two families over three generations are locked in a battle to find the lost treasure of Japan’s last Shogun.
Mar 28th
700p

The Pirate Treasure Of Cocos Island

This is the story of August Gissler’s amazing seventeen year quest to find the pirate treasure on Cocos Island; the home, it is said, to some of the world’s most concealed riches. Cocos lies shrouded in mist and isolated in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, 350 miles off the South American coast of Costa Rica.
Mar 28th
800p

The Mystery Of The Spider Rocks

According to legend, somewhere in Texas lies buried a vast treasure of Spanish gold. At the turn of the 20th century, Dave Arnold was on a mission to find it. Guided by a cryptic map he unearthed 3 mysterious stones. Convinced they were keys finding the treasure, Arnold began a 7-year quest to unravel the mystery of the Spider Rocks.
Mar 31st
300p

The Priest, His Lover And The Holy Grail

At the end of the 19th Century, the Priest of Rennes-le-Chateau, Berenger Sauniere became fabulously rich. And nobody quite knows how. Some say the priest discovered buried treasure, but others claim Sauniere uncovered a secret so profound, it could rock the foundations of the Catholic Church. Some believe Sauniere had uncovered evidence of a bloodline of Christ that still exists today, and that this was the Holy Grail: known as the San Greal, it was actually the Sang Real, or Royal Blood – not a material treasure at all, but a secret the Vatican were paying Sauniere to keep quiet about.
Mar 31st
400p

The Veil Of Veronica

This programme follows the story of German journalist Paul Badde as he went on a journey of discovery to learn about the ‘face of God’ discovered in Manoppello. This image on a transparent cloth, seemingly not made by human hands, is believed to be the only existing image of the living face of Jesus and could potentially revolutionise Christian beliefs and concepts.
Mar 31st
500p

The Search For Machu Picchu

In 1911, Hiram Bingham was a young scholar specialising in modern Latin American history at Yale University, Conneticutt. He was thirty-six years old and married to Alfreda Mitchell, an heiress to the Tiffany diamond empire; they had six children and lived in a thirty-roomed mansion on top of a hill.
Mar 31st
900p

The Curse Of Treasure Mountain

According to legend, a fortune in gold lies buried somewhere in America’s Rocky Mountains. The only clue to the treasure’s location is a cryptic map, drawn by the sole survivor of a doomed expedition. Colorado folklore states his descendants seek the gold for almost 200 years. But… just when it appears to be within their grasp, The Curse of Treasure Mountain strikes.
Mar 31st
1000p

The Chalice Of Valencia

Whilst on holiday in Spain researching a book, American author and writer Janice Bennett, found herself looking at an exhibit in the Cathedral in Valencia – claiming to be the Holy Grail. Although initially unimpressed, she decided to find out more and her subsequent research took her on an exciting voyage of discovery, from 1st century Jerusalem to 21st century Spain. By tracing the history of this relic and examining all the supporting evidence – she has concluded… that it could well be.