Throughout the centuries, secret societies have existed around the world, conducting business in darkened, hidden rooms.
Conspiracy theories surrounding said societies are plentiful, including the theory that they have a mysterious influence over everyone who walks this Earth.
Secret societies may seem like relics of the past, but somehow they still have the power to captivate us.
These 10 are thought by some to be the most powerful in history. These are the secret societies that never wanted to be found out. However, with all the advances in technology, they are secrets that have become much harder to keep.