Mysteries at the Monument (2013– )
3 Jul. 2015Stone of Destiny, the Day Niagara Falls Shuts Off, the Madness of Mary
Don visits a famous London church that set the stage for an audacious heist; a natural wonder that Mother Nature herself threatened to shut down; and a prison that once housed a famous first lady.
10 Jul. 2015Freedom Balloon, First Film Star, Therapy Dog
Don examines a barrier that gave rise to one of history's most daring escapes; gazes upon a star that honors a founding figure of Hollywood's celebrity culture; and admires the statue of a pioneering psychiatrist who inspired another lifesaving type of therapy.
17 Jul. 2015Harlem Hellfighters, Resurrected Jockey, Braille
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.
24 Jul. 2015Savior 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.
31 Jul. 2015Pretender Prince, American Lunch, Lie Factory
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.
7 Aug. 2015The Real Q, Alibi Clock, Sasquatch in a Shelf
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.
14 Aug. 2015Piggy Bank, All the Kings' Horses, Funeral to Freedom
A simple plaques that pays salute to a young boy and his pig; explores a medieval tower that allegedly inspired a beloved children's verse; and recalls an audacious flight to freedom during a visit to a historic grave.
21 Aug. 2015Pickles Saves the World Cup, Strowger Switch, Rebel Rose
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.
28 Aug. 2015Black Magic, Tobacco Heir, Everest Disaster
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 the true story behind one of Mt. Everest's deadliest disasters.
4 Sep. 2015Stockholm Syndrome, Soviet Who Saved the World, Barbara Rose
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.
11 Sep. 2015Gunpowder Plot, Yellowstone, Cops Are Robbers
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.
18 Sep. 2015The Disaster That Saved London, the Man in the Green Hat, the Viking Mailman
Don Wildman visits London where a tall column memorializes a tragic event, then travels to the Capitol Building in Washington D.C., where a hypocrisy was exposed, and travels to Genoa, Nevada to view a monument to a frontiersman.
25 Sep. 2015Lady Godiva & the Peeping Tom, Bishop's Brain, Birds of a Feather
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.