Secrets of the Imperial War Museum (2022): S01E06

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline The final touches are being made ahead of the opening of the new £30 million Second… Read More

Secrets of the Imperial War Museum (2022): S01E05

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline Curator James Bulgin meets the granddaughter of a man who was murdered at Auschwitz to understand… Read More

Secrets of the Imperial War Museum (2021): S01E04

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline A piece of the USS Arizona, one of the ships sunk during the attack on Pearl… Read More

Secrets of the Imperial War Museum (2021): S01E03

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline A soldier who survived an IED attack in Afghanistan in 2012 visits IWM Duxford with his… Read More

Secrets of the Imperial War Museum (2021): S01E02

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline Go behind-the-scenes with the team of curators, conservators and contractors as they work to complete an… Read More

Secrets of the Imperial War Museum (2021): S01E01

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline In the first episode, join the team on HMS Belfast as they race to get her… Read More

Secrets of the Imperial War Museum Documentary Series Overview (2021)

Introduction For the first time the Imperial War Museum (IWM) allows cameras behind the scenes. Revealing the pressures faced and satisfaction felt by experts and volunteers as they work to preserve objects and stories from our wartime past. Outline Secrets of the Imperial War Museum is a six-part documentary series exploring all five of IWM’s… Read More