Enter to Win Museum Secrets DVDs + Tickets to the ROM & AGO!

Enter to Win Museum Secrets DVDs + Tickets to the ROM & AGO!

Jul 9, 2013 | No Comments

Our series’ producer, Kensington, is hosting a contest! Enter to win a prize-pack on their facebook page.

Museum Secrets Season 3 set to repeat on HISTORY (Canada)

Museum Secrets Season 3 set to repeat on HISTORY (Canada)

May 21, 2013 | No Comments

Museum Secrets Season 3 is set to repeat on HISTORY (Canada), starting in June. Currently episodes from Season 2 are playing, but viewers will have a chance to watch Season 3 soon, if they missed the premiere broadcast. Details are below. 

Season 3′s Most Fascinating Historic Icons

Season 3′s Most Fascinating Historic Icons

May 8, 2013 | One Comment

There were many history makers to choose from this season. Here are our top 5 incredible icons of season 3!

Not Hollywood: Gladiator Battle at El D’jem Amphitheatre

Not Hollywood: Gladiator Battle at El D’jem Amphitheatre

Apr 29, 2013 | No Comments

During a shoot for our episode Museum Secrets Inside the Bardo Museum, Tunisia, which premieres this week on HISTORY (Canada) we went to the famous ancient Roman amphitheatre at El D’jem, to create a scene with some fighters depicting a Gladiator battle the way it would have been in the early 3rd century AD.

Musketeer Mania: Actor Robert Myles tells us about his fascination

Musketeer Mania: Actor Robert Myles tells us about his fascination

Apr 22, 2013 | No Comments

We introduce you to Robert Myles, an actor with a curiosity about musketeers who had a chance to learn how Musketeers really lived on our upcoming episode at Chateau of Versailles.

In this video Robert practices his fencing skills at vaux-le-vicomte castle and explains the musketeer’s charm!

Simple Elegance: Discovering the real Marie Antoinette

Simple Elegance: Discovering the real Marie Antoinette

Apr 22, 2013 | One Comment

Luxury, glamour and courtly high fashion… We often assume that Marie Antoinette desired a lavish lifestyle but as we learn from historian Lisa Hilton, this was not always the case. Watch this behind the scenes video as we give you a sneak peek into the answer that reveals who the real Marie Antoinette was.

Gorgeous Gardens: King Louis XIV and the magnificence of Versailles

Gorgeous Gardens: King Louis XIV and the magnificence of Versailles

Apr 22, 2013 | No Comments

Between 1673 – 1683, King Louis XIV commissioned work for a breathtaking garden to be built at Versailles. Join landscape architect Gabriel Wick as he walks us through the famous grounds and explains the importance of the Chateau gardens. Check out our behind the scenes video here; before you watch our episode Inside the Chateau of Versailles on April 25th on HISTORY (Canada)!

Inside Tour: A Mysterious Wine Cellar that Held the King’s Wine

Inside Tour: A Mysterious Wine Cellar that Held the King’s Wine

Apr 22, 2013 | No Comments

Champagne historian Alexandre Loire takes us inside a dark and historic wine warehouse where the King’s wine was once stored. Watch our behind the scenes video with Alexandre to learn how the King’s wine was protected and what people believed about wine. Was it ‘medicine’ that was good for your health? Find out in this video!

Then be sure to watch this episode of Museum Secrets: Inside the Chateau of Versailleson Thursday, April 25th at 9pm ET/PT on HISTORY (Canada), to learn how champagne became the world’s favourite social lubricant.  

A French Feast: How did Louis XIV eat?

A French Feast: How did Louis XIV eat?

Apr 22, 2013 | No Comments

What are the origins of traditional French cuisine? How did Louis XIV eat? Watch Gastronomy Professor Susan Taylor explain the history of French food and how people ate during the seventeenth century, in a French marketplace.

Be sure to watch our Chateau of Versailles episode on HISTORY (Canada) this Thursday April 25, at 9 PM ET/PT to learn more about the history of France, and our secret of champagne!

Museum Secrets Now on TV in Germany!

Museum Secrets Now on TV in Germany!

Apr 17, 2013 | One Comment

This Spring, fans of Museum Secrets in Germany can watch episodes from Seasons 1 and 2!  Look for Museum Secrets as Eine Nacht im Museum in Germany. 

See broadcast schedule below.