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The Temple of Evil

The Temple of Evil

Series Episode Number: 27

World Premiere: Sat 23 May 1964 - 5:16pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Sun 22 Jun 1986 - 11:00pm CDT [WTTW 11 Chicago]
Running Time: 23 minutes 56 seconds

7.40 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 62 (UK)

Chart Position: 25 () (UK)

Recorded on Fri 01 May 1964 in Lime Grove D
Archive State: 16mm t/r
BBC Genome Project: see entry



The TARDIS lands inside an Aztec temple in 15th Century Mexico and become cut off from the ship when they leave the temple to explore.