History Detectives

History Detectives

Explore the stories behind historic sites, artifacts and tall tales told in cities across the country, with the help of an inquisitive team of fact-finders with an uncanny talent for uncovering the truth.

Recent Episodes

History Detectives | Thursday, May 2 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, May 2 at 1:00 AM CT

History Detectives | Thursday, May 9 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, May 9 at 1:00 AM CT

History Detectives | Thursday, May 16 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, May 16 at 1:00 AM CT

History Detectives | Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, May 21 at 6:00 PM CT

Show all past History Detectives episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

History Detectives

56:46 | #1006 | TV-PG

  • KET: Thursday, May 23 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, May 23 at 1:00 AM CT

History Detectives

56:46 | #1007 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 28 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, May 28 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, May 30 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, May 30 at 1:00 AM CT

History Detectives

56:46 | #1008 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 4 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, June 4 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 6 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, June 6 at 1:00 AM CT

History Detectives

56:46 | #1009 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 11 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, June 11 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 13 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, June 13 at 1:00 AM CT

Civil War-Era Submarine/Red Cloud's Pipe/The Edison House

55:45 | #201 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 18 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, June 18 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 20 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, June 20 at 1:00 AM CT

Monopoly/Japanese Internment Camp Artwork/The Lewis and Clark Cane

55:45 | #202 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 25 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, June 25 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 27 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, June 27 at 1:00 AM CT

WWII Land Craft/The Abolitionist Flag/Mail OrderBrides

56:46 | #203 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 2 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, July 2 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, July 4 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, July 4 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, July 9 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, July 9 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, July 11 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, July 11 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, July 16 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, July 16 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, July 18 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, July 18 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, July 23 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, July 23 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, July 25 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, July 25 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, July 30 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, July 30 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, August 1 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 1 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, August 6 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, August 6 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, August 8 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 8 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, August 13 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, August 13 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, August 15 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 15 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, August 20 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, August 20 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, August 22 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 22 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, August 27 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, August 27 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, August 29 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 29 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 3 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, September 3 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, September 5 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, September 5 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 10 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, September 10 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, September 12 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, September 12 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 17 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, September 17 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, September 19 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, September 19 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 24 at 7:00 PM ET / Tuesday, September 24 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, September 26 at 2:00 AM ET / Thursday, September 26 at 1:00 AM CT

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