Julia learns the truth about her father after his unexpected death. Brackenreid takes over Murdoch's murder case involving a group of geniuses.
During a bicycle race, one of its racer dies, leaving Murdoch to believe he was killed by a mysterious stimulant.
A ship magnate's daughter disappears in the Season 7 premiere.
Detective Corcoran's investigation hits a dead end. Doctor Freeman must deal with a cholera outbreak as it spreads through Five Points. Elizabeth attempts to assist with Morehouse business. Donovan recruits Eva to expand influence within his own affairs. Corcoran leans Ellen is pregnant and is once again at odds with Maguire.moreless
February 5, 1865. A career criminal has the Sixth Ward on edge as young men keep dying and disappearing. Tammany Hall exerts its political pressure on the police force as General Brendan Donovan returns as ward leader. Matthew's mentor makes him a very attractive offer but it's not something that will set well with Sarah. Elizabeth and Robert make wedding plans and await the execution of Confederate spy Kennedy. Maguire waits his fate in the tombs.moreless
November 25, 1864. Corcoran throws in with Robert Morehouse, Eva and the Sixth Precinct coppers as he prepares for his biggest fight since the Draft Riots. Doctor Freeman must make a tough decision after Sara places their family at risk. When Robert learns what his father is really involved in as pertains to his new business associates, he turns to Corcoran, the only person he can completely trust. The worlds of uptown and downtown New York City will collide with volatile consequences for New York City and the course of the Civil War.moreless
November 8, 1864. It's Election Day and New York City has another murder. But when Detective Maguire takes the law into his own hands, he forces Corcoran into a difficult decision. In Carmansville, Doctor Freeman strives to take care of Sara and uphold his medical practice at the same time. Robert Morehouse's latest business partners are more alarming than he expected and a series of decisions he must make could have a sweeping impact for his family and others.moreless
October 18, 1864. Corcoran reassesses the decisions he's made about Annie while high-society people from outside the city present Morehouse with a one of a kind opportunity. As he evaluates this new investment proposal, he must facilitate some personal conflicts. Detective O'Brien's wife presses him about the rumor that New York City is in danger.moreless
October 2, 1864. Corcoran discovers clues about his daughter's death and his wife's disappearance, and he learns the new evidence is linked to the murder of a woman in Five Points. Doctor Freeman must deal with personal challenges involving his ex-boxer uncle.moreless
A former lover visits Murdoch on her way to be married, but then her fiance disappears.
When a soldier's corpse is found suspended in a tree, Murdoch investigates.
The discovery of dismembered body parts encased in a concrete block poses a seemingly impenetrable mystery, but Murdoch chips away at the case, despite the resistance of prickly pathologist Dr. Llewellyn Francis. The detective soon unearths clues to a decades-old crime with unlikely accomplices.moreless
Murdoch is called upon to investigate an exceedingly strange murder. The deceased was found inside a room locked from within with no other entrance. But there's more to the case than that – the victim appears to have exploded and burned, yet there is no trace of an explosion or fire. Before Murdoch can proceed with his investigation, the case takes a bizarre turn when old friend and world-renowned inventor Nikola Tesla appears, announcing cryptically that he is "too late."moreless
Murdoch is drawn into the naughty world of Victorian erotica and blackmail when he investigates the murder of Abigail Tunstall, a young woman who had been posing for salacious photographs. Interviews with Abigail's friends and family and the discovery of one of her erotic photos help Murdoch zero in on the location where the pictures were taken – a studio owned by a photographer named Marcus Evans. When Murdoch searches through photo collections for clues to Abigail's murder he makes a startling discovery – one of McHugh's erotic models is none other than Sally Pendrick, the vivacious and beautiful wife of Murdoch's nemesis, the rich and powerful industrialist James Pendrick.moreless
The dead body of Cecil Fox, a hateful reprobate hanged for the killing of Justice Horace Mead, is being examined by Dr. Ogden when he suddenly jumps up off the table and runs out of the morgue. Det. Murdoch revisits the case evidence for clues to track him down but ends up with more questions than answers.moreless
It is a dark and stormy night. A lonely light burns in the tower of stately Beaton Hall. Suddenly, lightening flashes across the sky and a bloodcurdling scream is heard. Chauncey Beaton runs down the halls of the mansion from an unseen pursuer. He comes to a Juliet balcony and realizes he has nowhere else to go. Murdoch arrives at the scene, where Chauncey's body lies crumpled on the paving stones. He obviously fell from the balcony but did he jump or was he pushed?moreless
Workers laboring to build a bridge across the Don River make a grisly discovery – entombed in the swamplands bordering the river are the well-preserved bodies of a man and a woman. Called to the scene, Murdoch and Ogden quickly determine that the couple was murdered. When a third body is then discovered, Murdoch has to re-evaluate the nature of the crime. The third body is a tiny baby, wrapped in a blanket.moreless
Murdoch is invited to attend a mysterious meeting in High Park. With Ogden to accompany him they find themselves mixing with some of city's greatest minds at a meeting of the Toronto Society for The Advancement of Eugenics, lead by James Pendrick. Murdoch discovers that Sally Pendrick invited him. The guest speaker is none other than the great science fiction writer HG Wells, and beside him stands Ruby Ogden, Julia's younger sister.moreless
There's pandemonium at Police Station Four. Something has gone terribly wrong at Barnett's Travelling Royal Circus. Sabre, the Bengal tiger went berserk and partially devoured its trainer before escaping into the streets. Sabre has since been shot and killed but rumours have started circulating that this wasn't simply a case of 'tiger gone bad'. Det. Murdoch finds the truth stranger than the circus performers he must investigate.moreless
James Pendrick, owner of the Pendrick Building, proudly shows off his extensive art collection to a group of admirers. The highlight of the tour is a magnificent Rembrandt that Pendrick purchased on a recent trip to France. The constabulary is hired to guard the painting's return to the Pendrick mansion and is daringly stolen from the elevator, leaving a dead security guard in the car.moreless
A family celebration of Alexander Reynolds' 60th birthday is dampened when he's found with an axe plunged into his chest. Murdoch is called in and soon discovers the victim was universally despised by his kin. Reynolds' family instantly falls under suspicion but the field of suspects narrows considerably when daughter Charlotte Reynolds appears in a blood soaked dress and confesses to killing her father.moreless
Inspector Brackenreid and Constable Crabtree are present when a man undergoing the candlelit initiation ceremony in a Masonic Temple is murdered. Murdoch's investigation uncovers another even-more-secret society.
Murdoch is called to Station House Five when a decorated constable is murdered and the local detective is ill. Murdoch finds that everyone is ready to blame an elderly Chinaman named Fong Choy because of something to do with his granddaughter, but she is nowhere to be found and Fong Choy won't talk.moreless
Murdoch finds himself with amnesia and running for his life on the streets of Bristol, England, very far from home, if he knew where his home was. Taking refuge in a pub, he gains the assistance of a vivacious barmaid who helps him reconstruct his memories, escape his pursuers, and foil an assassination plot.moreless
When the unveiling of a reconstructed dinosaur skeleton at a gala event reveals the dead body of a young man found in its jaws, Murdoch must enter the world of bone-hunters to find the culprit.moreless
When the traveling Buffalo Bill Cody's Western Extravaganza settles in Toronto, murders happen. Inspector Murdoch must investigate the crimes while his boss becomes enamored with Annie Oakley.
An investigator arrives from Scotland Yard who is after the infamous Jack the Ripper. Meanwhile, Murdoch takes dancing lessons so that he can escort Dr. Ogden to a ball.
Although a murdered man is found to have been obsessed with the idea of life on Mars, it seems more likely that he was killed because of a piece of earthly land he owns.moreless