Stories From The Vaults: Season 1
Stories From The Vaults: Season One From the Extraordinary to the Bizarre....
Ever wondered what's hiding behind the scenes of America's most renowned museum complex? Find out as host Tom Cavanagh (Eli Stone, Ed) takes viewers beyond the exhibit halls on an insider's tour of the private rooms, high-tech vaults and cutting edge labs of the Smithsonian Institution, revealing some of the amazing artifacts and rarely-seen treasure that visitors can't see! Boasting more than 342,000-square-feet of storage space and more than 31 million items in just one of their facilities...some of the oldest and weirdest artifacts are housed here!
In each episode of Stories From the Vaults, the Smithsonian's curators, experts and scientists open their collections and share their distinctive passions by presenting their most prized, surprising or enlightening artifacts, relics or specimens - standouts among the 100 million or so items in the Smithsonian's collections currently not on exhibit