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10 free episodes you can watch on HISTORY Play in February 2024

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HISTORY Play is the number one place to catch up on incredible award-winning documentaries and factual television shows. New original seasons are being added every month, so you never have to watch the same show twice.

The extensive catalogue is available across Amazon Prime Video Channels, YouTube Primetime Channels and Apple TV Channels in the UK, Italy, Germany and The Netherlands for just £3.99 per month. Every month, 10 episodes are available to watch for free, so you can get a taste of the variety of content that you can stream on HISTORY Play.

Make sure you act fast though because the free offer on these episodes must end on 29 February.

The Curse of Oak Island - Season 10, Episode 25

The Curse of Oak Island is one of the most popular shows on HISTORY Play and sees Rick and Marty Lagina attempt to uncover the mysteries of Oak Island, a small land mass in Nova Scotia. Local experts help them explore the history, mythology and geography of the island to find out what is hiding beneath the surface.

As season 10 comes to a close, there is just enough time for more new discoveries to be uncovered in the triangle-shaped swamp and on Lot Five. The Oak Island team also experience one final incredible revelation in the Money Pit.


Ancient Aliens – Season 15, Episode 20

As one of the world’s favourite extraterrestrial television shows, Ancient Aliens examines 75 million years of the most credible evidence found here on Earth. Historians investigate the events, legends and texts that may point towards previous contact between humans and alien life.

In this final episode of season 15, viewers investigate the power of the talisman as they’re taken on a journey through time. They travel from the age of the dinosaurs to ancient Egypt to the skies over the western desert in the present day.

Deep Water Salvage – Season 2, Episode 1

Deep Water Salvage offers a rare, in-depth look at the demanding world of marine construction firms around the globe that are on a mission to salvage ships in peril from extreme ocean weather. Each episode is an immersive, revealing and exciting adventure in which viewers get access to the closed and sometimes secretive world of marine salvage.

Season two begins with the team salvaging a motor yacht in Islamorada, Florida, as well as a launch hung up on a dam in the Mississippi River. Meanwhile, a major storm gate needs repairing in the British Isles.


World’s Greatest Treasure Mysteries – Season 3, Episode 1

Hosted by everyone’s favourite treasure hunters Rick and Marty Lagina, World’s Greatest Treasure Mysteries chronicles the greatest treasure hunts of the past, present and future. From Blackbeard and Jesse James to Aztec gold and priceless American artefacts, this show digs deep into the many treasure quests across the globe.

In the opening episode of season three, the Lagina Brothers join the famous treasure-hunting family of the late Mel Fisher in a search for the legendary Atocha shipwreck. In 2014, the Spanish treasure galleon was declared the most valuable shipwreck to ever be discovered.

Curse of Skinwalker Ranch – Season 4, Episode 1

For more than 200 years, Utah’s infamous Skinwalker Ranch has been the site of hundreds of instances of paranormal activity. In Curse of Skinwalker Ranch, scientists use the latest cutting-edge technology, like ground-penetrating radar and drones, to seek the most shocking discoveries.

A new year of investigations begins on Skinwalker Ranch in season four. However, work gets off to a tricky start when team members confront Dr Travis Taylor over a secret that he’s kept from them for two years.


Alone: Predator Lake – Season 10, Episode 1

Alone is the toughest reality show on television, as 10 survivalists are dropped into a remote wilderness with incredibly limited supplies. Season 10 is set in the Reindeer Lake region of northern Saskatchewan.

The new participants are introduced in episode one, as they begin their attempt to win $500,000 in the most remote location yet. As they set out into the wilderness searching for food and shelter, one survivalist makes a costly mistake.

Bermuda Triangle: Into Cursed Waters – Season 1, Episode 1

Bermuda Triangle: Into Cursed Waters aims to give a name to some of the thousands of wreck sites that call the Bermuda Triangle home, sharing their stories and historical significance, and even providing answers as to how they came to be there. UFOs, whirlpools and conventional forces are explored in this gripping docuseries.

The first episode follows the elite team of diving explorers as they attempt to unravel the mystery of why 27 US Navy aviators and crew vanished without a trace on the same night in 1945.


The Proof Is Out There – Season 3, Episode 2

Hosted by Tony Harris, The Proof Is Out There analyses and passes verdicts on seemingly impossible things caught on film, including giant beasts, UFOs and conspiracies. Nothing is taken for granted in the quest for answers as these photos and videos are put to the test in an attempt to call out the hoaxes and better understand our world.

Episode two of the third season asks if a government-leaked video of a UFO shaped like a rubber duck is the real deal and how an Indian man can dip his hand into boiling oil without feeling pain.

American Pickers – Season 19, Episode 1

In small towns and along America’s back roads, treasures are waiting to be uncovered. Valuable relics from history are hidden in junk piles, buried in barns and stacked in garages. It takes special experts to find these lost artefacts and turn the rust into riches. American Pickers follows the most skilled pickers as they hunt down valuable objects that have long been forgotten by their owners.

In the opening episode of the 19th season, a Maryland car fanatic unlocks the doors to his late father’s massive collection. And after Robbie takes a joyride back to the 1970s, Mike revs up a retro British taxi.

Mysteries From Above – Season 1, Episode 1

With the recent declassification of military records, service women and men are coming forward for the first time to share eyewitness tales of unexplained events from the front lines. From mystifying lights to terrifying apparitions and mechanical mysteries, Mysteries From Above launches viewers into the action in an immersive way.

Episode one uses drones and satellite imagery to discover a vanished Neolithic structure in an Irish field, an oasis in the Chinese desert and buried treasure that is waiting to be found in the UK.