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The Best Episodes of The Musketeers

Every episode of The Musketeers ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of The Musketeers!

Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to do the right thing, regardless of personal risk.

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The best episode of "The Musketeers" is "We Are the Garrison", rated 8.8/10 from 365 user votes. It was directed by Udayan Prasad and written by Simon Allen. "We Are the Garrison" aired on 7/30/2016 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Accused".

  • We Are the Garrison
    8.8/10 365 votes

    #1 - We Are the Garrison

    Season 3 Episode 10 - Aired 2016-07-30

    Following Treville's funeral the musketeers survive an attempt by Grimaud to kill them when their garrison is torched, leaving many casualties, and gunpowder and weapons stolen. To lure the musketeers into a trap Grimaud takes hostages including Sylvie but the four comrades stage a rescue, and the queen and Dauphin are restored to the palace with Milady as the royal spy master, her first task being to take care of Gaston. However, the mortally wounded Grimaud escapes and the musketeers must stop him from blowing up the city with the stolen gunpowder.

    Director: Udayan Prasad

    Writer: Simon Allen

  • The Accused
    8.7/10 401 votes

    #2 - The Accused

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2015-03-20

    The Musketeers must put their lives on the line when the queen is accused of treason.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Trial and Punishment
    8.7/10 374 votes

    #3 - Trial and Punishment

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-03-27

    The Musketeers must risk everything to save France from Rochefort's treacherous plan.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Simon Allen

  • The Prize
    8.7/10 285 votes

    #4 - The Prize

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-07-23

    When death strikes the Louvre, Treville takes controversial steps to protect the Dauphin from the unholy alliance of Grimaud, Gaston and the Duke of Lorraine. His secretive tactics isolate the Queen and threaten to drive even his loyal Musketeers apart.

    Director: Susan Tully

    Writer: N/A

  • Musketeers Don't Die Easily
    8.6/10 567 votes

    #5 - Musketeers Don't Die Easily

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2014-03-30

    Milady seeks her revenge against the Musketeers. Will the Musketeers outwit her or will she destroy them by manipulating their weakest link, D'Artagnan?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Knight Takes Queen
    8.5/10 541 votes

    #6 - Knight Takes Queen

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-03-23

    The Musketeers come under siege in a convent whilst protecting the queen's life.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Through a Glass Darkly
    8.3/10 378 votes

    #7 - Through a Glass Darkly

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2015-02-20

    An astronomer gathers the royal party to see an eclipse, but events take a dramatic turn.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Death of a Hero
    8.3/10 272 votes

    #8 - Death of a Hero

    Season 3 Episode 6 - Aired 2016-07-02

    It's the day of reckoning, as Grimaud vows to kill the Musketeers in a series of savage co-ordinated attacks and puts Feron to the ultimate test in his bid for power. The furious battle for survival sparks a series of revelations that threaten to destroy Paris. Before the day is out, a hero falls, there’s a traitor on the rise and the Musketeers will be changed forever.

    Director: Nicholas Renton

    Writer: Peter McKenna

  • An Ordinary Man
    8.2/10 401 votes

    #9 - An Ordinary Man

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2015-01-09

    D'Artagnan must protect King Louis when a notorious criminal kidnaps them both.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Prodigal Father
    8.2/10 373 votes

    #10 - The Prodigal Father

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2015-03-06

    Porthos uncovers the truth about his past and questions his allegiance to the Musketeers.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A Rebellious Woman
    8.1/10 516 votes

    #11 - A Rebellious Woman

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2014-03-09

    The musketeers help save an enlightened woman who has been accused of witchcraft.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Challenge
    8.1/10 495 votes

    #12 - The Challenge

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2014-03-16

    A contest between the Musketeers and Red Guards gives D'Artagnan a chance to prove himself.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A Marriage of Inconvenience
    8.0/10 337 votes

    #13 - A Marriage of Inconvenience

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2015-02-27

    The King’s cousin is ambushed while under Musketeer escort as she travels from Mantua to Sweden to make a political marriage that will be advantageous to France.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Exiles
    7.9/10 505 votes

    #14 - The Exiles

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2014-03-02

    Aramis and the other Musketeers help a young mother rescue her abducted baby son.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Return
    7.9/10 368 votes

    #15 - The Return

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-02-13

    Athos must confront his past to protect the people he left behind.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Spoils of War
    7.9/10 316 votes

    #16 - Spoils of War

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-05-28

    Athos, Porthos and D'Artagnan are fighting on the battlefront while Aramis has trouble living in contemplation as a monk. The Musketeers' search for missing gunpowder lead them to follow bandits to Aramis' monastery, where circumstance force them to collaborate to save the monastery's children and brothers. Aramis' finally accepts his true calling as a Musketeer and rejoins his brothers-in-arms in Paris.

    Director: Andy Hay

    Writer: N/A

  • Prisoners of War
    7.9/10 257 votes

    #17 - Prisoners of War

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-07-16

    The Queen's reputation is on the line after Grimaud kidnaps Aramis.

    Director: Udayan Prasad

    Writer: James Payne

  • The Good Soldier
    7.8/10 559 votes

    #18 - The Good Soldier

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2014-02-09

    Aramis helps an old friend to uncover the truth behind a disastrous mission.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Keep Your Friends Close
    7.8/10 445 votes

    #19 - Keep Your Friends Close

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-01-02

    The Musketeers must rescue a French general from an impenetrable Spanish prison.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Commodities
    7.7/10 602 votes

    #20 - Commodities

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-02-02

    The Musketeers must escort a merchant trader back to Paris and thwart his enemies.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Emilie
    7.7/10 354 votes

    #21 - Emilie

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2015-01-30

    A woman claims to have visions from God which instruct her to start a war with Spain.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Brother in Arms
    7.7/10 259 votes

    #22 - Brother in Arms

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-06-11

    King Louis tasks the Musketeers with bringing his exiled brother, the Duke of Orléans, back to Paris in order to mend bridges. On the way, the Duke is robbed of dangerous letters which could destroy Orléans. The Duke informs the corrupt Governor of this, and the Governor's Red Guard must race the Musketeers in the hunt for the thief.

    Director: Roger Goldby

    Writer: Simon Allen

  • Friends and Enemies
    7.6/10 838 votes

    #23 - Friends and Enemies

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2014-01-19

    Young swordsman d'Artagnan arrives in Paris seeking the man responsible for killing his father – a quest that brings him into conflict with one of the king's guards. But as he quickly discovers, when you take on one Musketeer, you take on them all. It's soon back to business when the swashbuckling heroes are ordered to find a missing soldier who was carrying important letters on behalf of King Louis, while the dastardly Cardinal Richelieu plots to increase his political power.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Sleight of Hand
    7.6/10 655 votes

    #24 - Sleight of Hand

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2014-01-26

    Notorious criminal Vadim seeks to make life unbearable for the authorities that have imprisoned him. When he engineers a full-scale riot, it falls to the Musketeers to protect those whom he seeks to destroy.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Homecoming
    7.6/10 518 votes

    #25 - The Homecoming

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2014-02-23

    Porthos wakes up after his drunken birthday celebrations with a dead body next to him. The Musketeers must prove his innocence as he gets sentenced to death.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A