The Space Museum
The Space Museum
This Story: Series 2, Story 7. Production Code Q.
Overall: Story 15, Episodes 68-71
Airdates: 24 Apr 1965 to 15 May 1965.
Written by Glyn Jones. Directed by Mervyn Pinfield
The four individual episode titles are:
- The Space Museum
- The Dimensions of Time
- The Search
- The Final Phase
Links: [ Wikipedia | Tardis Data Core | Amazon US DVD | Amazon UK DVD ]
NOTE: The person who wrote this story was Glyn Jones. He is the only writer in Classic Doctor Who to have also acted in the show. He played the character Krans in the 1975 serial, The Sontaran Experiment.
#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 68 - "The Space Museum" (1/4 - Serial Q, Story 15) - 24 Apr 1965. #DoctorWho 1/2— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) October 24, 2021
A story that doesn't get much attention, but one I liked. It has a unique situation where the crew see themselves as exhibits in a museum due to a time loop element. pic.twitter.com/SADZT3SNIZ
#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 68 - "The Space Museum" (1/4 - Serial Q, Story 15) - 24 Apr 1965. #DoctorWho 2/2— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) October 24, 2021
Most of Ep1 is one of my fav concepts. They explore the area on their own before much else happens. Turns out our crew in this ep is a different time track than the "real" crew pic.twitter.com/gwv5rEJmw4
#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 69 - "The Dimensions of Time" (2/4 - Serial Q, Story 15) - 1 May 1965. #DoctorWho— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) October 26, 2021
Our crew catches up with real time, and try to leave for their Tardis, but get lost. The Doctor is caught and interrogated. The rest of the crew finds the Tardis was captured. pic.twitter.com/jYGAWWwyz1
#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 70 - "The Search" (3/4 - Serial Q, Story 15) - 8 May 1965. #DoctorWho— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) October 27, 2021
Ian gets a decent fight scene, and everyone runs off and is separated. Vicki meets some Xerons who help them, and she arms them. Barbara is gassed/trapped. Hartnell on vacation for Ep3. pic.twitter.com/XCI7tNoF6l
#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 71 - "The Final Phase" (4/4 - Serial Q, Story 15) - 15 May 1965. #DoctorWho— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) October 27, 2021
Vicki arms the Xerons for revolution against the Moroks. The Doctor is revived, but he and Ian recaptured. The Xerons attack and kill the Moroks. After the battle, our crew escapes. pic.twitter.com/arDNszUF34