Parents' Guide to

History's Mysteries

By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Well-rounded, intriguing docu looks for answers.

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age 12+

Based on 1 parent review

age 12+

OK, but lacks things!

For sure an OK channel. My kids thought it was a bit too much for them. Wonder why?

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Docuseries History's Mysteries explores some of the unsolved legends and myths ingrained in human history that have inspired curiosity and debate through the years. While the series offers viewers plenty to ponder and discuss, the fact that the experts never agree on definitive conclusions to the mysterious topics may confuse and frustrate younger viewers. Plus, the potential for graphic material -- photos of corpses, re-enactments of death, videos of violence, etc. -- rules the show out for little kids.

That said, History's Mysteries does a great job of offering equal time to all sides of each debate, and tween viewers and older will enjoy listening to the experts and weighing the evidence to draw their own conclusions.

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