Secrets of Great British Castles

Fridays, 3:00 PM ET on Channel 5

60 minutes

Historian Dan Jones explores the turbulent history behind six of the most famous castles of Britain: Dover, the Tower of London, Warwick, Caernarfon, Stirling, and Carrickfergus. Behind the walls of these celebrated strongholds are stories of intrigue, drama, romance, rebellion, and murder. Dan Jones recounts some of the many classic tales from 1000 years of British history, featuring a stellar cast of kings, queens, rogues, rebels, victims and villains.

Fridays, 3:00 PM ET on Channel 5

60 minutes

Historian Dan Jones explores the turbulent history behind six of the most famous castles of Britain: Dover, the Tower of London, Warwick, Caernarfon, Stirling, and Carrickfergus. Behind the walls of these celebrated strongholds are stories of intrigue, drama, romance, rebellion, and murder. Dan Jones recounts some of the many classic tales from 1000 years of British history, featuring a stellar cast of kings, queens, rogues, rebels, victims and villains.

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Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 6 - Carrickfergus

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s1e6 Carrickfergus
May 8, 2015
Dan Jones explores the turbulent history of Carrickfergus, one of the most ancient castles in Northern Ireland and a stronghold that holds the key to understanding the tempestuous relationship between Britain and Ireland from the Middle Ages to today.
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Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 1 - Dover Castle

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s1e1 Dover Castle
April 3, 2015
First of a six-part documentary series presented by Dan Jones exploring the history and legends of the UK's great fortresses. The first episode takes Dan behind the battlements of Dover Castle, where he descends into an underground lair to discover how a vast network of tunnels has been used to defend both the castle and the country for centuries.
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Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 1 - Dover Castle
s1e1 Dover Castle
April 3, 2015
April 3, 2015
Dover Castle
Series Premiere
Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 2 - The Tower of London
s1e2 The Tower of London
April 10, 2015
April 10, 2015
The Tower of London
Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 3 - Warwick Castle
s1e3 Warwick Castle
April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015
Warwick Castle
Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 4 - Caernarfon
s1e4 Caernarfon
April 24, 2015
April 24, 2015
Caernarfon
Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 5 - Stirling Castle
s1e5 Stirling Castle
May 1, 2015
May 1, 2015
Stirling Castle
Watch Secrets of Great British Castles Season 1 Episode 6 - Carrickfergus
s1e6 Carrickfergus
May 8, 2015
May 8, 2015
Carrickfergus
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