Episode Guide

Season 1

Episode Guide

Egypt's First Pyramid

S1 E1
Feb 22, 2021
Discover why Egypt built its first pyramid and how the project set off a chain of events that transformed the country.

Curse of the Pyramids

S1 E2
Mar 01, 2021
Witness the evolution of pyramid building--and Egypt itself--as we examine Pharaoh Snefru and his three massive monuments.

The Tyrant King

S1 E3
Mar 08, 2021
Discover the story of the pharaoh, the rituals, and the workforce behind the ancient wonder, the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Mystery of the Great Pyramid

S1 E4
Mar 15, 2021
See how newly discovered ancient documents is changing our understanding of how the Great Pyramid was built.

Secrets of the Sphinx

S1 E5
Mar 22, 2021
Witness the power struggles after the death of Pharaoh Khufu and see the role it played in the building of the Sphinx.

Downfall of a Dynasty

S1 E6
Mar 29, 2021
After centuries of legendary pharaohs and massive pyramids, the Old Kingdom came to a crushing end. Find out why.