The Navy is Coming
S1, EP7 "The Navy is Coming"
ON DEMAND
A behind-the-scenes look at the meticulous preparations involved in carrying out the Tower's biggest naval event: the Constable's Dues.
Smithsonian Channel • 60m
Henry's Wives
S1, EP6 "Henry's Wives"
ON DEMAND
An inside look at gruesome history of the White Tower, the tragic relationship of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, and what it's like to work in London's oldest building.
Original Air Date: May 10, 2021 • Smithsonian Channel • 42m
Lady Jane Grey
S1, EP5 "Lady Jane Grey"
ON DEMAND
We examine the life of the Nine Days Queen as the Tower prepares for a ceremony on the anniversary of her execution in 1554.
Original Air Date: May 03, 2021 • Smithsonian Channel • 42m
Escape
S1, EP4 "Escape"
ON DEMAND
A look at how the Tower closes up for the night, what happens after dark, and a look at a daring 16th century prison break.
Original Air Date: Apr 26, 2021 • Smithsonian Channel • 42m
Royal Riches
S1, EP3 "Royal Riches"
ON DEMAND
A look at the Tower's most astonishing collections, including the Crown Jewels and the royal wardrobe; the new Tower director's busy first days.
Original Air Date: Apr 19, 2021 • Smithsonian Channel • 42m
Remembrance
S1, EP2 "Remembrance"
ON DEMAND
A behind-the-scenes look at an ambitious war commemoration and retirement gala; a look back at the Tower's vital role during times of war.
Original Air Date: Apr 12, 2021 • Smithsonian Channel • 42m
New Beginnings
S1, EP1 "New Beginnings"
ON DEMAND
A new raven breeding program begins at the Tower of London as the retiring governor prepares to commemorate Queen Elizabeth's 93rd birthday.
Original Air Date: Apr 05, 2021 • Smithsonian Channel • 42m