Viasat History is a pay television channel owned by the Swedish media company, Viasat World LTD. The channel broadcasts history series from around the world with a focus on the ancient world, historical drama, royal history, travel history and religious history.[1] Viasat History is a 24-hour channel, broadcasting in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and Commonwealth of Independent States.

Viasat History
Broadcast areaCentral Europe, Eastern Europe
HeadquartersLondon, United Kingdom
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
OwnerViasat World LTD
Sister channelsViasat Explore
Viasat Nature
Launched1 November 2004
WebsiteViasat World
Digita (Finland)Channel 126
evotv (Croatia)Channel 110
The second logo of Viasat History

With headquarters in London, United Kingdom, the channel started initially to broadcast to Scandinavian countries and after a few years expanded to the Baltic countries with subtitles and many East European markets.

Viasat History acquires programming from international distributors and production houses. Since 2012, Viasat History together with sister channels Viasat Explore and Viasat Nature are broadcast in HD together with the SD feed on the Viasat satellite platform.

Polsat History
Polsat Viasat History

Since 6 September 2022, Viasat History is removing war-themed programs from its television network. New historical content is being released instead.

On March 31 2023, Viasat World TV channels stopped broadcasting in Ukraine.[2]




  1. ^ "Viasat History с две нови заглавия за Втората световна война | Медии". (in Bulgarian). Retrieved 2020-06-13.
  2. ^ "Viasat".