Murder mystery events

Frequently asked questions


Do I get to play a role in the murder mystery?

Yes. The best thing about our murder mysteries is that each guest has a character and a role to play in the plot.

Do you use actors?

No. You, your family, friends and colleagues play the roles. Our entertaining and approachable hosts will be there to take you through every step of the activity.  

What areas of the country do you cover?

We host murder mystery events throughout the UK and Europe. 

Is fancy dress compulsory for a murder mystery? 

It’s completely up to you how you dress for our events. If fancy dress will enhance the experience for you, then go right ahead. If not, please wear whatever you feel comfortable in. 

Are murder mystery tickets refundable?

Tickets for public ticketed murder mysteries are not refundable. You are welcome to give your ticket to someone else so they can attend. If you do this, please make sure you let us know in advance.

How long do murder mysteries last for?

Murder mysteries last for between 2 and 3 hours depending on the size of the group. 

What time should we arrive for the murder mystery?

Please arrive no later than 15 minutes before your event is due to take place. We cannot wait for late guests and you may miss the opportunity to play your part. 

What happens if an event is cancelled?

If we need to cancel a public ticketed murder mystery for any reason, all ticket holders will be fully reimbursed.

How many people can come to a private murder mystery?

We can hold a murder mystery event for 15 to 100+ people. The minimum number of guests needed for a private party is 15. 

Is there a deposit required to book a private murder mystery party?

Yes. More information about our booking procedure is shared with customers when they enquire about a party. 

Where can private murder mystery parties be held?

We have an excellent network of venues to offer to our guests, however you are welcome to choose your own. This could be a private dining room in a hotel, a rented house or even your own home.