The story of Dark Shadows begins with newly hired governess Victoria Winters arriving at Collinwood, the Collins' estate in Collinsport, Maine, in search of her mysterious origins. She soon is caught up in the strange events and mysteries that seem to surround the Collins family. Eventually, their 'cousin from England', Barnabas Collins, arrives and takes the show in a new direction; his vampire curse introduces a new history of the Collins family.
Dark Shadows (1966) Season 3 (1968)
|3x01 DS-396 |
The ghost of Jeremiah continues to torment Angelique. As Reverend Trask and Abigail Collins continue to hunt for Miss Winters, Barnabas and Ben Stokes hide her at the Old House. Just ...
|Jan. 01, 1968|
|3x02 DS-397 |
Angelique summons Ben to save her from the grave of Jeremiah. Ben saves her, and they run as Jeremiah's figure walks after them. Naomi has come over by this time, and Angelique tells ...
|Jan. 02, 1968|
|3x03 DS-398 |
Angelique discovers that Barnabas has hidden Victoria Winters in a room in the Old House when she sees Victoria. She talks to Barnabas about Victoria, and Barnabas gets the impression ...
|Jan. 03, 1968|
|3x04 DS-399 |
Abigail believes that Ben was forced by the witch to steal her hair ribbon. Meanwhile, Angelique is trying to cast more suspicion on Victoria by summoning Sarah to the Old House using ...
|Jan. 04, 1968|
|3x05 DS-400 |
Reverand Trask performs the rite of exorcisim at the threshold of the Old House. According to Trask, the witch should run out of the house during the exorcism. Angelique casts a spell ...
|Jan. 05, 1968|
|3x06 DS-401 |
Barnabas bribes one of the servents and enters the New House at Collinwood to interogate Ben. Ben says he doesn't know who the witch is. Ben gets frustrated and hits Barnabas over the ...
|Jan. 08, 1968|
|3x07 DS-402 |
Barnabas now knows for sure that Angelique is the witch that has been causing all the terrible things to happen. Barnabas tells Ben how he figured it out when he heard Angelique say ...
|Jan. 09, 1968|
|3x08 DS-403 |
Angelique is prepared for Barnabas' murder attempt, and puts a pillow in her place. He confronts her and tells her he knows she is a witch. He tries to stab her again, and Angelique ...
|Jan. 10, 1968|
|3x09 DS-404 |
Barnabas gets Millicent to set up a way for him to meet with Josette, by getting Millicent to take a walk with Josette in which Barnabas will stop the two. Victoria is unable to get ...
|Jan. 11, 1968|
|3x10 DS-405 |
Josette starts getting ready to leave for Boston and Natalie sees her. She finds out that Barnabas told her to leave and tells Josette she is leaving too. Natalie tells Abagail to say ...
|Jan. 12, 1968|
|3x11 DS-406 |
After being bitten, Barnabas becomes deathly ill and faints. Ben enters the household and finds Angelique dead and Barnabas hanging on to life. He takes Barnabas upstairs. Barnabas, ...
|Jan. 15, 1968|
|3x12 DS-407 |
Angelique tries to clean her blood off the carpet, but is not able to remove it. Naomi comes to the Old House to see Barnabas. Angelique tells her that he left last night on business. ...
|Jan. 16, 1968|
|3x13 DS-408 |
Josette finds the Collins family history book from 1967 and is horrified to read of her own suicide.
|Jan. 17, 1968|
|3x14 DS-409 |
Before he dies, Barnabas promises Josette he will return for her. Later, a bat flies out of the Old House.
|Jan. 18, 1968|
|3x15 DS-410 |
Angelique is furious when Joshua tells her about the lie he will tell concerning the death of his son. What upsets her even more is that his body will be buried in secret. She wants ...
|Jan. 19, 1968|
|3x16 DS-411 |
In an attempt to stop the vampire curse from becoming complete, Angelique attempts to drive a stake through Barnabas Collins' heart at sundown. However, Barnabas stops her and exerts ...
|Jan. 22, 1968|
|3x17 DS-412 |
Peter secretly allows Victoria to temporarily leave her jail cell and Natalie discovers her at Collinwood.
|Jan. 23, 1968|
|3x18 DS-413 |
Victoria warns Naomi Collins that she must keep her daughter, Sarah, from leaving the house until the day after her birthday, otherwise, she is fated to die from exposure on the same ...
|Jan. 24, 1968|
|3x19 DS-414 |
Barnabas bite Ruby Tate at the Collinsport docks, and he returns to the mausoleum with a bloodied face.
|Jan. 25, 1968|
|3x20 DS-415 |
Little Sarah Collins becomes deathly ill after being out all night during a heavy rain storm. Guilt-ridden, Barnabas secretly visits his beloved little sister and apologizes for having ...
|Jan. 26, 1968|
|3x21 DS-416 |
Guilt-ridden over Sarah's death, Barnabas tries to persuade Ben to drive a stake through his heart.
|Jan. 29, 1968|
|3x22 DS-417 |
Angelique's ghost taunts Ben, telling him that the curse she placed on Barnabas must continue for eternity.
|Jan. 30, 1968|
|3x23 DS-418 |
Josette is drawn to secretly meet with Barnabas, who tries to resist baring his fangs to bite her.
|Jan. 31, 1968|
|3x24 DS-419 |
Barnabas reluctantly informs Josette they must stay apart forever. Suki Forbes arrives in Collinsport.
|Feb. 01, 1968|
|3x25 DS-420 |
Suki is introduced as Nathan's sister, even though she is his wife. Barnabas and Josette meet for a final embrace.
|Feb. 02, 1968|
|3x26 DS-421 |
Noticing Josette's strange behavior, Natalie pleads with Victoria to break the apparent spell on Josette.
|Feb. 05, 1968|
|3x27 DS-422 |
Joshua goes to the tomb where he buried Barnabas and discovers that his coffin is now empty.
|Feb. 06, 1968|
|3x28 DS-423 |
Suki discovers what Barnabas is and divulges his secret to Nathan before she dies.
|Feb. 07, 1968|
|3x29 DS-424 |
Joshua and Naomi fear Josette will die the next day as recorded in the Collins family history book.
|Feb. 08, 1968|
|3x30 DS-425 |
Josette is beckoned by Angelique to Widow's Hill, where she sees a terrifying vision of herself.
|Feb. 09, 1968|
|3x31 DS-426 |
Millicent sees Barnabas in the graveyard. She informs Joshua that Barnabas ran away from her.
|Feb. 12, 1968|
|3x32 DS-427 |
Reverend Trask calls upon Abigail to testify against Victoria as her witchcraft trial begins at the courthouse.
|Feb. 13, 1968|
|3x33 DS-428 |
Joshua goes to the mausoleum and finds that the coffin now contains the body of Barnabas.
|Feb. 14, 1968|
|3x34 DS-429 |
Peter realizes he must hide the Collins family history book, fearing it will be used against Victoria at her trial.
|Feb. 15, 1968|
|3x35 DS-430 |
Using his occult powers, Barnabas raises Josette from the dead but he is horrified at her disfigured face.
|Feb. 16, 1968|
|3x36 DS-431 |
Barnabas tells Ben of what happened between him and Josette earlier before. They're moving Barnabas' coffin to the cellar of the Old House. Ben sees Daniel outside the Old House and ...
|Feb. 19, 1968|
|3x37 DS-432 |
Barnabas tells Abigail that she has been wrong about evil all along. He tells her that Angelique was the witch but she won't believe it. Abigail thinks Barnabas is just an apparition ...
|Feb. 20, 1968|
|3x38 DS-433 |
At Victoria's trial, Trask relates the story of Abigail's death. He says that Victoria did it. Peter gets angry and says there is no proof of that. The judges tell Trask that there ...
|Feb. 21, 1968|
|3x39 DS-434 |
Nathan is working in his room when Peter enters. Peter asks him many times why he decieved them and Nathan tells him that he changed his mind about Victoria. Before long, the two are ...
|Feb. 22, 1968|
|3x40 DS-435 |
At the trial, Ben reveals that Angelique is a witch, but she soon materializes and condemns Victoria.
|Feb. 23, 1968|
|3x41 DS-436 |
As a final effort to save her, Peter urges Victoria to tell the truth about herself, despite the risk.
|Feb. 26, 1968|
|3x42 DS-437 |
Victoria testifies in court. A guilty verdict is announced and she is sentenced to be hanged as a witch.
|Feb. 27, 1968|
|3x43 DS-438 |
Barnabas learns of Victoria's predicament and vows to avenge the unjust decision against her.
|Feb. 28, 1968|
|3x44 DS-439 |
While attacking Maude Browning, a waterfront streetwalker, Barnabas accidentally drops his cane.
|Feb. 29, 1968|
|3x45 DS-440 |
After Barnabas kills Maude, Trask is shocked to find her dead body lying in his bed.
|Mar. 01, 1968|
|3x46 DS-441 |
Nathan discovers Maude's body and promises to help Trask dispose of it in return for Trask's help.
|Mar. 04, 1968|
|3x47 DS-442 |
Barnabas lures Trask to the basement of the Old House and seals him up behind a brick wall.
|Mar. 05, 1968|
|3x48 DS-443 |
Carrying Barnabas' cane, Noah Gifford disguises himself and feigns an attack against Millicent.
|Mar. 06, 1968|
|3x49 DS-444 |
Nathan pretends to rescue Millicent, who believes it was Barnabas who attacked her.
|Mar. 07, 1968|
|3x50 DS-445 |
At Nathan's urging, Joshua goes to the Old House and is devastated to witness Barnabas rising from his coffin.
|Mar. 08, 1968|
|3x51 DS-446 |
Barnabas tells Joshua he is the Collinsport Strangler. In pity, Joshua shoots his son through the heart.
|Mar. 11, 1968|
|3x52 DS-447 |
Joshua realizes the truth about Barnabas and insists he must be hidden in the tower room at Collinwood.
|Mar. 12, 1968|
|3x53 DS-448 |
Nathan decides to drive Millicent insane, but then he notices that she sees lights in the tower room.
|Mar. 13, 1968|
|3x54 DS-449 |
Nathan sends Millicent to the tower room where she discovers Barnabas. He then sinks his fangs into her neck.
|Mar. 14, 1968|
|3x55 DS-450 |
Bathia Mapes, summoned from the supernatural, attempts to lift the curse from Barnabas.
|Mar. 15, 1968|
|3x56 DS-451 |
In the Old House, Bathia's spell is interrupted by a visit from Naomi. Later, Bathia is consumed by flames.
|Mar. 18, 1968|
|3x57 DS-452 |
Threatening the jailer with a gun, Peter leads Victoria from her cell, but she is wounded as she escapes.
|Mar. 19, 1968|
|3x58 DS-453 |
Ben leads Victoria and Peter to safety, and Victoria dreams that Nathan is about to kill Daniel.
|Mar. 20, 1968|
|3x59 DS-454 |
On Nathan's orders, Noah kidnaps Daniel but he escapes. Victoria hides him in the mausoleum.
|Mar. 21, 1968|
|3x60 DS-455 |
As Noah tries to kill Daniel, Victoria shoots him. Nathan finds Peter standing over the body of Noah.
|Mar. 22, 1968|
|3x61 DS-456 |
Naomi threatens Nathan, but he counters with a threat to expose Barnabas as the Collinsport Strangler.
|Mar. 25, 1968|
|3x62 DS-457 |
At the suggestion of Nathan, Naomi follows Millicent outside and sees Barnabas bite her.
|Mar. 26, 1968|
|3x63 DS-458 |
Naomi takes poison and leaves a note for Joshua. She goes to the tower room and collapses.
|Mar. 27, 1968|
|3x64 DS-459 |
Barnabas plans his revenge on Nathan, who later sets up a trap.
|Mar. 28, 1968|
|3x65 DS-460 |
Joshua orders Ben to seal Barnabas in his tomb. Peter bids farewell to Victoria.
|Mar. 29, 1968|
|3x66 DS-461 |
As Victoria is hanged in 1795, time is suspended. In 1968, after the seance, she screams and collapses.
|Apr. 01, 1968|
|3x67 DS-462 |
In 1968, Barnabas fears that Victoria has learned his secret during her time in 1795.
|Apr. 02, 1968|
|3x68 DS-463 |
Victoria has bought a portrait of Angelique. A fearful Barnabas tries to destroy it by fire.
|Apr. 03, 1968|
|3x69 DS-464 |
Roger is mesmerized by the portrait. Professor Stokes offers to buy it but Roger tops his offer.
|Apr. 04, 1968|
|3x70 DS-465 |
While driving Victoria, Barnabas crashes the car in an attempt to avoid hitting a man at the side of the road.
|Apr. 05, 1968|
|3x71 DS-466 |
Jeff Clark visits Victoria in the hospital. Dr. Lang tells Julia he knows the truth about Barnabas.
|Apr. 08, 1968|
|3x72 DS-467 |
Dr. Langs he can cure Barnabas. Roger comes under the spell of the portrait of Angelique.
|Apr. 09, 1968|
|3x73 DS-468 |
Dr. Lang reminds Jeff of Jeff's questionable background. Victoria believes that Jeff is Peter Bradford.
|Apr. 10, 1968|
|3x74 DS-469 |
Barnabas begins to revert to vampirism. Dr. Lang tells him a cure can be made permanent.
|Apr. 11, 1968|
|3x75 DS-470 |
Victoria tells Barnabas she cannot marry him. Dr. Lang promises to help Barnabas change her mind.
|Apr. 12, 1968|
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Season 3 Videos
293 Episode 293 (21:37)
305 Episode 305 (20:28)
294 Episode 294 (21:27)
322 Episode 322 (21:30)
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