“Museum Secrets Revealed” Premiere Broadcast in the USA

“Museum Secrets Revealed” Premiere Broadcast in the USA

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 | No Comments

For those of you in the US who have been asking us about when you can see our series on TV, the wait is over. We’re pleased to announce that starting on Monday November 5, our hit series has its US premiere on the Smithsonian Channel.

How to get an incredible view at the Sistine Chapel and other tips for your visit to the Vatican Museums

How to get an incredible view at the Sistine Chapel and other tips for your visit to the Vatican Museums

Posted by on Jan 10, 2011 | No Comments

I hope you had a chance to catch the full first episode of Museum Secrets: Inside the Vatican Museums on History Television, or you’ve seen the exclusive web content for this episode. But, just in case you’re looking for more on the Vatican Museums, I’ve got that for you.

Our directors for the episode provided us with some insider tips about what you must see, if you go to the Vatican!

Behind the scenes at the Sistine Chapel

Behind the scenes at the Sistine Chapel

Posted by on Jan 9, 2011 | No Comments

Today we’re giving you a look at how episode one Inside the Vatican Museums was created and what obstacles came up. Check out this video with Director Robert Lang, behind the scenes at the Sistine Chapel, as an accompaniment to the first episode of Museum Secrets, which is now up online at History Television Canada’s website.

Museum Secrets directors discover a nudity cover-up campaign at the Vatican

Museum Secrets directors discover a nudity cover-up campaign at the Vatican

Posted by on Jan 7, 2011 | 2 Comments

Today we’re giving you a director commentary to accompany the first episode of Museum Secrets, which airs again tonight at 7 PM ET/PT on History Television Canada. Even if you can’t catch the episode on TV, wherever you are in the world you can watch this exclusive video with Rebecca Snow, Co-Director of Inside the Vatican Museums.

Directors take a rare opportunity to visit the Vatican Secret Archives

Directors take a rare opportunity to visit the Vatican Secret Archives

Posted by on Jan 6, 2011 | No Comments

Today’s the day! Museum Secrets premieres tonight on History Television at 10 PM ET/PT. In order to get you in the mood for the first show, read on, for an interview with the Co-Director of Museum Secrets: Inside the Vatican Museums.

An Interview with Rebecca Snow

Unbelievable Discoveries at the Vatican

Unbelievable Discoveries at the Vatican

Posted by on Jan 5, 2011 | No Comments

In anticipation of the Museum Secrets series premiere tomorrow on History Television Canada at 10 PM ET/PT, Robert Lang, Executive Producer, reveals some of the surprising things he found out when he directed the episode airing tomorrow: Inside the Vatican Museums. I asked him to choose just three to tell you about.

You’ll have to tune-in tomorrow to History Television, in order to catch many more of the mysteries we reveal on the episode.

Museum Secrets director reveals the selection process for six museums in season one

Museum Secrets director reveals the selection process for six museums in season one

Posted by on Jan 4, 2011 | No Comments

Prior to the nation-wide series premiere of Museum Secrets, this Thursday at 10 PM ET/PT on History Television Canada, I’m giving you a behind the scenes look at creating the first episode: Inside the Vatican Museums.

An interview with Robert Lang

I sat down with Robert Lang, the Executive Producer, to ask him about the episode that he directed with Rebecca Snow.

Art crime and forgery in Italy, from past to present

Art crime and forgery in Italy, from past to present

Posted by on Dec 1, 2010 | No Comments

While working on a story about the Laocoon at the Vatican – part of the first episode in the Museum Secrets series premiering on History Television in January – I started to think about what was possibly one of the greatest art forgery cases in the world. It just so happened to take place in Italy

Authentic sculpture or famous forgery at the Vatican?

Authentic sculpture or famous forgery at the Vatican?

Posted by on Nov 29, 2010 | One Comment

In modern times, Italy has earned its place as one of the nations with the most art crime in the world. But art forgery is nothing new – The history of forgery in Italy goes way back… to antiquity.

Photo set: Inside the Vatican Museums

Photo set: Inside the Vatican Museums

Posted by on Nov 26, 2010 | One Comment

If you’re looking for more on the stories and places we went to in the Inside the Vatican Museums episode on Museum Secrets, check out this album. Here, you’ll see a few places where we shot in Italy and a few behind-the-scenes looks at how we did it.