Mankind has been captivated by secrets and mysteries for as long as we can remember. From the Ancient Greeks’ obsession with the Oracle of Delphi to present day sci-fi franchises such as Doctor Who, the allure of the unknown is something that just won’t let go.
In recent years, this curiosity for all things mysterious has been reignited thanks to documentaries on television and streaming services. Shows like Unsolved History, Weird or What? and Mysteries of Ancient Cultures show us how much we still don’t know about our past and our world.
Mysteries of Ancient Cultures in particular delves deep into ancient civilizations, uncovering secrets that have remained hidden for centuries. The series potrays some of the most famous archaeological sites in history, featuring experts who explain why they believe these places and artifacts remain so mysterious to us today.
From Stonehenge to Machu Picchu and Egypt’s Great Pyramids, Mysteries of Ancient Cultures chronicles some of the oldest folklore and enigmas that are still yet to be solved. Viewers will be taken on an international journey through time and space, exploring everything from ancient civilisations’ strange practices to their technological advancements. Along the way, viewers will also be introduced to incredible mysteries from around the world including China’s terracotta warriors, haunted Mayan temples in Mexico, Greenland’s Viking settlements and Scotland’s Loch Ness monster.
This documentary series is not just entertaining; it also educates viewers on what life was like in ancient times while encouraging open discussion.