In 1925, the Countess meets her first love... and her husband James. Meanwhile, John has himself committed to confront the Ten Commandment Killer, and construction workers find a sealed wing of the Cortez.moreless
While Iris, Ramona, and Donovan plan their revenge against the Countess, she sends Alex to find her missing child. Meanwhile, Liz finds the love of her life, and John finds an unexpected intruder in his home.moreless
Alex struggles with her new lifestyle, and Liz reveals to Iris in flashback how she came to the Hotel Cortez. Meanwhile, John spends the night with Sally, and the Countess hires a new governess.moreless
Living at the Cortez takes its toll on John, who receives a surprise visit from Alex. Meanwhile, Donovan meets the Countess' lover from the late 70s, and the Countess plans to marry Will and strip him of his money.moreless
Detective John Lowe investigates a series of gruesome murder/revenge crimes in Los Angeles, and a call from the killer leads him to the Hotel Cortez. Meanwhile, two tourists check into the hotel and discover that checking out is much harder. And the Countess and Donovan go to see a movie.moreless
Dandy prepares for his big performance, but the freaks have other plans. Meanwhile, Elsa goes to Hollywood and all of her dreams come true... except for the most important one of all.
Maggie tries to prove her loyalty to Jimmy. Meanwhile, the Twins receive troubling information about Chester.
Elsa decides who will own the freak show after she leaves for Hollywood. Meanwhile, a new performer is attracted to the Tattlers, and Dell and Eve set out to rescue Jimmy from jail.moreless
After Salty's death, Elsa decides to take Pepper back to her sister. Meanwhile, Maggie asks Desiree for help in exposing Stanley and his plans for the freaks.
Dandy comes to Maggie to get his fortune told. Meanwhile, Regina summons Colquitt when Dandy tells her what he's done, and Stanley and Elsa assure the Tattlers that Dr. Candy will soon be coming to separate them.moreless
When Ethel confronts Elsa over Ma Petite's death, Elsa explains how she obtained her wooden legs. Meanwhile, Gloria receives psychiatric advice about Dandy, Elsa recruits a new freak, and Desiree offers to help Penny deal with Vince.moreless
Stanley blackmails Dell into procuring a freak for him. However, when Dell chooses the wrong victim, the camp's females rally against him. Meanwhile, Jimmy confronts his father and Penny's father gives her a going away present.moreless
Elsa orders the freaks to celebrate her birthday with a week of festivities. However, when one of them betrays her she demands that he take his place on the Wheel. Meanwhile, Maggie refuses to murder Jimmy for Stanley and plots to kill Ma Petite.moreless
Stanley tries to convince Elsa to go into television, as a ruse to get hold of the Tattler Twins and sell their body to the Morbidity Museum. Meanwhile, Maggie tries to warn Jimmy, and Dandy commits his first murder.moreless
While the ghostly Edward Mordrake stalks the freak show, Jimmy and Maggie encounter Twisty and Elsa speaks of her days in Germany during the War.
A fortune teller arrives at the freak show looking for work, and impresses Elsa with her insight... and Jimmy with her beauty. Meanwhile, the freaks refuse to perform on Halloween because of the story that the ghost of Edward Mordrake will come seeking to add a freak to his collection.moreless
When Bette reveals that she can't sing, Dot demonstrates an unexpected talent. Meanwhile, a strongman and his wife arrive at the show seeking employment, and Dandy makes a new friend.
A milkman makes a horrifying discovery at a farmhouse. The surviving victim is taken to the hospital, where freak show proprietor Elsa Marks pays them a visit.
Priscilla fights her way back to reality with the help of Aaron and Rachel. Trueman's atrocities escalate as he tries to stop the resistance. Bass and Miles kidnap the President.
With his wife and son now dead, Neville joins with Bass to seek his revenge on the patriots. Rachel finds out about Priscilla, and Miles and Charlie pinch a steam train.
Charlie finds Miles and Truman gets his shot to get Miles and Bass.
Miles gets injured fighting off a bunch of Sheriffs and then gets inadvertently trapped in a dilapidated building making his way back to camp. Tom kidnaps Charlie and discovers the truth about Jason.moreless
After receiving inside information from Jason, Miles and Monroe head to Austin to try and sabotage the Patriots' plans. Aaron becomes concerned over Priscilla's odd behavior.
Monroe makes a jolting attack on the Patriots while Gene and Miles look for potential allies in Willoughby. Neville and Jason find themselves in deep water when Doyle finds out about the poison. Aaron and Priscilla press onward.moreless
The town of Willoughby has been turned into a reeducation facility, and Doyle makes things difficult for Tom.
Aaron awakes from slumber to find himself back in his previous life, in a world with power. Something however, is not quite right.
Connor and Monroe are forced to fight to the death.
With his wife held captive, Tom is ordered be President Davis to hunt down and kill Monroe. Meanwhile, Monroe, Charlie and Miles head off on a risky mission to new Vegas, to hire some mercenaries from one of Monroe's previous, but dodgy acquaintances.moreless
Miles, Rachel and Bass kidnap Truman and infect him with typhus that the Patriots have engineering to persuade him to give up the location of the antidote.
Monroe has to make a choice about his son, while Neville and Julia continue to take things carefully, which annoys Jason. Meanwhile, Gene shows Charlie an unexpected sight.