Behind the Holiday: Thanksgiving is a History Documentary programme.

Image for the History Documentary programme "Behind the Holiday: Thanksgiving"

Behind the Holiday: Thanksgiving

The authentic origins of Thanksgiving Day, an annual national holiday in the United States and Canada celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. With an examination of the origins of this holiday and reflection on those who were there 400 years ago - English settlers and the Wampanoag people.

Genre: History Documentary

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Behind the Holiday: Thanksgiving next on TV?

It's next showing on Smithsonian December 28th, 6:00pm. See more...