Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery Evening at Torquay Museum

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(Last Updated On: November 24, 2017)

Torquay Museum is the unique setting for two exciting and unusual fully interactive Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery evening events on Friday 8th and Saturday 9thDecember. A priceless Ancient Egyptian artefact has been stolen – the Stone of Amenhotep. A murder has been committed. Is this the infamous Curse of Amenhotep or is it a robbery gone wrong?

Teams of guests will work against the clock to sift through the evidence and clues scattered across the Museum’s dimly-lit galleries, piece them together and solve the mystery. All against the backdrop of galleries full of a fascinating assortment of Ancient Egyptian artefacts, including a human mummy, Agatha Christie manuscripts, sabre-toothed tiger skulls, and much more. At the end of the evening the teams will come together to see which is the first to solve the mystery of the missing Stone of Amenhotep and discover the identity of the murderer.

There will be four chances to experience the Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery at Torquay Museum – on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th December, with one beginning at 6.30pm and the other at 8.30pm. The evening will last for approximately two hours and there will be experts on hand to help out and give you guidance.

This fun brain-teasing evening would be ideal for singles, couples, groups of friends or colleagues. There will be five groups of 6 or 7 people at each event, but don’t worry if your group isn’t that big as the Museum will put people into teams. The Museum’s café will be open during both evenings for tea, coffee, cake and light meals.

This is the second Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery at Torquay Museum – with the first one attracting universal praise from the guests who had so much fun solving the mystery of the Curse of Amenhotep. BBC television’s Spotlight programme even broadcast live from the first murder mystery.

Tickets are £25 each, but places are very limited so early booking is highly recommended. Reserve your tickets by calling the Museum on: 01803 293975.

Torquay Museum’s Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery evening will be run by experienced Exeter-based escape room murder mystery specialists Red House Mysteries.

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