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Monumental Mysteries visits the memorials, national parks, sculptures and gravestones that commemorate our nation's most intriguing events, notorious crimes, scandals, disasters and greatest triumphs of all time.

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Monumental Mysteries visits the memorials, national parks, sculptures and gravestones that commemorate our nation's most intriguing events, notorious crimes, scandals, disasters and greatest triumphs of all time.

    • EPISODE 1

    Stone of Destiny

    Host Don Wildman visits the famous London church that set the stage for an audacious heist, treks to a natural wonder that Mother Nature herself threatened to shut down, and visits a prison that once housed a famous First Lady.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman visits the famous London church that set the stage for an audacious heist, treks to a natural wonder that Mother Nature herself threatened to shut down, and visits a prison that once housed a famous First Lady.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Freedom Balloon

    Host Don Wildman examines an iconic wall that gave rise to daring escapes; gazes upon a star that marks a Hollywood scandal; and honors the statue of a pioneering scientist.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman examines an iconic wall that gave rise to daring escapes; gazes upon a star that marks a Hollywood scandal; and honors the statue of a pioneering scientist.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Harlem Hellfighters

    Host Don Wildman heads to Harlem to view a memorial dedicated to World War I heroes, ventures to a California racetrack where a jockey beats death, and travels to the Pantheon in Paris to pay respect to a great man.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman heads to Harlem to view a memorial dedicated to World War I heroes, ventures to a California racetrack where a jockey beats death, and travels to the Pantheon in Paris to pay respect to a great man.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    Savior of the Squalus

    Host Don Wildman examines a memorial honoring a historic vessel that endured a maritime nightmare; investigates the ingenuity behind an iconic structure in Italy; and explores a German park that marks a sweet tale of a war hero.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman examines a memorial honoring a historic vessel that endured a maritime nightmare; investigates the ingenuity behind an iconic structure in Italy; and explores a German park that marks a sweet tale of a war hero.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    The Lunch That Changed America

    Host Don Wildman investigates a prison fortress in London that inspired a risky bid for the throne of England, examines a sculpture honoring civil rights, and tells the tale of a novelist who was the target of a smear campaign.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman investigates a prison fortress in London that inspired a risky bid for the throne of England, examines a sculpture honoring civil rights, and tells the tale of a novelist who was the target of a smear campaign.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 6

    The Real Q

    Host Don Wildman visits Britain's MI6 where spymasters groomed a gadget genius, views a California clocktower that was key in absolving a man accused of terrorism, and visits a quirky monument honoring a mythical turtle.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman visits Britain's MI6 where spymasters groomed a gadget genius, views a California clocktower that was key in absolving a man accused of terrorism, and visits a quirky monument honoring a mythical turtle.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    All the Kings' Horses

    Host Don Wildman examines a simple plaque that salutes a young boy and his pig who together sparked a cultural craze, explores a medieval tower that inspired a children's verse, and visits a gravesite that witnessed freedom.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman examines a simple plaque that salutes a young boy and his pig who together sparked a cultural craze, explores a medieval tower that inspired a children's verse, and visits a gravesite that witnessed freedom.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 8

    Pickles Saves the World Cup

    Host Don Wildman heads to London to see a statue that marks an unforgettable moment in British sporting history, visits the tomb of a man whose grudge inspired innovation, and visits a Civil War battle site altered by a vandal.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman heads to London to see a statue that marks an unforgettable moment in British sporting history, visits the tomb of a man whose grudge inspired innovation, and visits a Civil War battle site altered by a vandal.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 9

    Black Magic Rocket Scientist

    Host Don Wildman heads to sunny Pasadena to explore the mysterious death of renowned scientist, investigate the murder of gaudy heir and his celebrity wife, and probe true story behind one of Mt. Everest's deadliest disasters.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman heads to sunny Pasadena to explore the mysterious death of renowned scientist, investigate the murder of gaudy heir and his celebrity wife, and probe true story behind one of Mt. Everest's deadliest disasters.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 10

    Stockholm Syndrome

    Host Don Wildman visits a plaza in Sweden that was at the center of an infamous heist, examines a monument in Florida that recalls a near-catastrophic war, and honors a Virginia activist who fought for equal education rights.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman visits a plaza in Sweden that was at the center of an infamous heist, examines a monument in Florida that recalls a near-catastrophic war, and honors a Virginia activist who fought for equal education rights.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 11

    Gunpowder Plot

    Host Don Wildman examines the 17th century plot that threatened Parliament, treks to a Wyoming mountain to uncover the true story that inspired America's first national park, and visits a Massachusetts night deposit box.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman examines the 17th century plot that threatened Parliament, treks to a Wyoming mountain to uncover the true story that inspired America's first national park, and visits a Massachusetts night deposit box.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 12

    The Disaster That Saved London

    Don Wildman visits London where a tall column memorializes a tragic event, then travels to the Capitol Building in Washington DC, where a hypocrisy was exposed, and travels to Genoa, Nevada to view a monument to a frontiersman.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Don Wildman visits London where a tall column memorializes a tragic event, then travels to the Capitol Building in Washington DC, where a hypocrisy was exposed, and travels to Genoa, Nevada to view a monument to a frontiersman.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 13

    Lady Godiva & the Peeping Tom

    Host Don Wildman treks to Coventry, UK, to view a statue that tells a story of bravery, heads to a Brooklyn cemetery to uncover the death of a psychic, and ventures to the Everglades to check out birds that fueled a fashion trend.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Host Don Wildman treks to Coventry, UK, to view a statue that tells a story of bravery, heads to a Brooklyn cemetery to uncover the death of a psychic, and ventures to the Everglades to check out birds that fueled a fashion trend.

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    • 42 Minutes
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