Murder Mystery at the Castle – back by popular demand!

PUBLISHED: 8 July 2024

Colchester Museums is thrilled to announce that its sell-out Murder Mystery Night at Colchester Castle is coming back due to popular demand!

Get ready for a night of suspense and intrigue on Saturday, 21 September.

The scene is set. It’s 54AD in Ancient Rome. Professional actors are ready to guide you through a curious and surprising timeline of events leading up to a murder. You’ll step into a politically volatile world filled with secrets. Emperor Claudius is gripped by a series of misfortunes: a sudden divorce from his third wife, a questionable bond between his mistress and her son, a mischievous chief eunuch, and an opposing Senate. Can you use your detective skills to work out who is responsible for the murder?

The evening promises to be an unforgettable experience full of puzzling details where guests will take on the challenge of collecting clues and uncovering the wrongdoer! Don’t miss out on this interactive experience that is sure to be both thrilling and perplexing.

Cllr Natalie Sommers, Portfolio Holder for Communities, Heritage and Public Protection, said: “Back by popular demand, this night promises an unforgettable and enchanting experience, offering a unique blend of history, mystery, and immersive entertainment. Whether you're a history buff, a murder mystery fan, or just seeking a thrilling and fun night out, this event is one you won't want to miss. Get your tickets today!”

Hurry and book your tickets today by calling Colchester Castle on 01206 282939.

Page last reviewed: 8 July 2024


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