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Mysteries at the Museum

"Cleveland Tumor, Lions of Tsavo, Willamette Meteorite"

A preserved mass of human tissue; a massive skull belonging to an African beast; a replica of a meteorite that played a part in a heist.  (Repeat)

Fri 4/3 10:00 PM  TRAV
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-PG
Travel, Interests

Crew:
Don Wildman (Host)

3/27/15
05:00 PM
"Leopold and Loeb; U2 Spy Plane; Chewing Gum"  A plow that sows the seeds of a disaster; a plane that challenges the history of flight; a coin that's designed to kill.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/27/15
06:00 PM
"Prophet Of Oak Ridge; Human Scalp; Mothman"  Historic journey through Death Valley; a group of bricks at a Civil War prison break; a human scalp that tells a tale of bravery.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/27/15
07:00 PM
"Mail MIssile; Dare to Dream; Child Warrior"  A simple postal box; a traditional Viking vessel on an intrepid sea voyage; a handmade talisman on the American frontier.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/27/15
10:00 PM
"Buried Alive, Mauve, Crash at Crush"  An antique doll tied to a tragic demise; an experiment gone awry that ignites the world of fashion; a stunt that ends in disaster.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/27/15
11:00 PM
"Damascus Missile; Eye in the Sky; Soapy Smith"  Pieces of metal related to a nuclear nightmare that still haunts Arkansas; a life-sized sculpture of one of the West's most notorious cons.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/28/15
01:00 AM
"Buried Alive, Mauve, Crash at Crush"  An antique doll tied to a tragic demise; an experiment gone awry that ignites the world of fashion; a stunt that ends in disaster.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/28/15
02:00 AM
"Damascus Missile; Eye in the Sky; Soapy Smith"  Pieces of metal related to a nuclear nightmare that still haunts Arkansas; a life-sized sculpture of one of the West's most notorious cons.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/28/15
07:00 AM
"Bonnie & Clyde Rifle; Deep Sea Fish"  National Museum of the US Air Force; Scripps Institution; Bonnie and Clyde's rifle; bizarre deep-sea fish.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/28/15
08:00 AM
"Prison Experiment; The Real Noah's Ark; The Informant"  A tattered briefcase belonging to an eccentric doctor; a massive chunk of stone; a reel-to-reel tape recorder.  (Repeat) TRAV
3/28/15
09:00 AM
"The Conqueror's Curse, Play-Doh, Poe Murder"  A dress worn by an infamous Hollywood movie star; a lump of gray clay; a faded brown document from a murder case.  (Repeat) TRAV
Mysteries at the Museum

Premise
The extraordinary, often bizarre treasures housed in America's museums represent wondrous chapters in history, but a physical display can tell only part of their story. Behind each artifact are amazing tales and secrets to be revealed -- tales sometimes brimming with scandal, mystery, murder and intrigue. In ``Mysteries at the Museum,'' host Don Wildman visits a wide variety of museums across the United States, taking viewers on a sometimes shocking tour of America's past by re-examining what's been left behind. Interviews, archival footage and re-enactments bring to life the artifacts' enduring mysteries, some that have never been told before on television.

Current cast
Don Wildman

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.