Video Archive

The Museum hosts a variety of programs and events that captivate domestic and international audiences. Artifact talks, memorials, and interviews with special guests are only some of the videos you can explore in this interactive archive.

2022 DEA Memorial Service

The annual DEA Memorial Service pays tribute to the men and women of DEA and its predecessor agencies who lost their lives in the line of duty.

Stories from the Collection: Pablo Escobar Life Mask

In this episode of “Stories from the Collection,” the DEA Museum highlights the life mask of notorious drug trafficker Pablo Escobar.

Stories from the Collection: La Santa Muerte Statue

In this episode of “Stories from the Collection,” the DEA Museum shares the meaning and history behind a folk saint of death: la Santa Muerte.

Stories from the Collection: Vin Mariani Bottle

In this episode of “Stories from the Collection,” the DEA Museum spotlights a Vin Mariani bottle, which once contained the most popular coca wine in the world.

American Crisis: Fentanyl and Fake Pills

A conversation with DEA’s experts on the fentanyl and fake pills crisis. The program includes a brief history of pills featuring Museum artifacts.

Stories from the Collection: Platform Shoes

The first episode of “Stories from the Collection,” a new Museum video series, showcases a pair of platform shoes worn by an undercover agent in 1970s Detroit.

DEA Museum Public Service Announcement

Navigate your way to a new experience and visit the all-new DEA Museum—now open!

Remembering Kiki: Through the Eyes of his Family, Friends, and Colleagues

A documentary tribute to Special Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, in whose honor and memory Red Ribbon Week was created.

Welcome Back to the DEA Museum

After a two-year renovation, the DEA Museum reopened November 4, 2021. Museum staff welcome visitors back in this video featuring a sneak peek of the new interactive exhibits.

Museum Moment: Nowhere to Hide

Discover the mysterious and sometimes shocking world of drug smuggling.