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Crime Scene Live - After Hours event

Crime Scene Live - After Hours event

Special event

Flett Lecture Theatre

10 April 2015 18:30 - 22:00
1 May 2015 18:30 - 22:00
4 June 2015 18:30 - 22:00
  Fewer dates . . .

Do you have what it takes to catch a killer?

Become a crime scene investigator for the night and work with our Museum forensic experts to solve a murder mystery. Gather and analyse evidence to establish when, where and how the victim died.

After your investigation, you'll go to a court case held by London barristers who will cross-examine our experts and call everything into question.

This interactive night at the Museum combines real science and crime fiction.

Price: £60, Members £54
Ticket price includes a free drink on arrival
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Upcoming events

The Case of the Murdered Smuggler
- 1 May 2015
Detect illegal animal trade with forensic zoology, examine maggot evidence with our forensic entomologists, and use forensic palynology to analyse pollen from the victim’s nasal cavity.
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The Case of the Decaying Deceased
- 10 April 2015
Identify the victim using forensic anthropology, work with our forensic botanist to discover the suspect’s whereabouts, and find out when the victim died by studying insects with forensic entomology.
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The Case of the Professor in the Pond
- 4 June 2015
Analyse the victim’s lungs to find out whether they drowned, inspect insect larvae to establish when the victim died, and investigate evidence with the Metropolitan police to pinpoint the suspect.
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More dates for all events will be announced in 2015.

About Crime Scene Live

Crime Scene Live events are for those aged over 18.

You will be given crime scene suits to wear for the duration of the event. Please wear cool clothes underneath as these suits can get quite warm. Please wear comfortable shoes as you will be walking to the different evidence stations. Please be aware that this event involves some scenes of a gruesome nature.

Please arrive at the Red Zone entrance on Exhibition Road at 18.30 to prepare for the event and enjoy your complimentary drink before the investigation briefing.

If you think that you may not get here on time please email us at Please be aware that you may miss some of the activities if you arrive late. We cannot allow entry into the event after 19.45.

Please note: we can not offer refunds once you have purchased your ticket. If you would like to change the date of your event please tell us at least 30 days before the date you originally booked.

Disabled helper tickets are available upon request, subject to availability.

Crime Scene Live has won a number of Eventia Awards, which recognise excellence in the events industry. In 2011 it won the gold Eventia Award for Best event in a public space, the silver Eventia Award for Best experiential event, and was named as a finalist in the Creative use of technology category.

Discounted Member tickets for events
You can buy discounted Member tickets for every Member in your party. Non-Members need to pay for full-price tickets. Please bring your Membership card with you when you visit so that we can validate your discounted Member tickets.

Join today and start enjoying your exclusive Member benefits, including skipping the queues and free admission to exhibitions as well as discounted tickets to events. It’s easy to join online.

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