Hosted by Don Wildman, Monumental Mysteries visits statues, memorials, national parks, sculptures and gravestones that commemorate some of the most intriguing events, notorious crimes, scandals, disasters and greatest triumphs of all time. New York City's Brooklyn Bridge, for example, was the inspiration for one of America's most notorious scams, perpetrated by an expert con man whose daring scheme still resonates today. Whilst California's Joshua Tree National Park was once the site of a strange plot involving the body of a legendary rock star. The Chrysler Building is one of Manhattan's most iconic skyscrapers but its construction was fuelled by a bitter rivalry between two one-time colleagues in a competition that transfixed the US. Explore the extraordinary monuments that encapsulate extraordinary moments in history.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Don Wildman is fast becoming one the most recognizable faces in documentary television. Whether pulling back the curtain on a fascinating unseen view of America or bringing to light the puzzling and intriguing stories behind museum artifacts, Wildman takes viewers on an adventure with the mission to expose the real truth lying beneath the surface.
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