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Mystery on the Rails
23 March - 3 September 2017
From Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express to the recent The Girl on the Train, the railways have provided us with the perfect setting for a thrilling crime story. Join us for our brand new Mystery on the Rails season to uncover the special place railways have in mystery and detective fiction, solve the mystery of The Missing Passenger and discover a wealth of real-life tales of audacious robberies, petty thefts and notorious criminals.

Are you ready to unleash your inner detective? We have a full season of sleuthing activities for you to take part in, from working alongside a local crime writer to joining our curators to delve deeper into the fascinating story behind our Murder Carriage. You will also have the chance to join forces with British Transport Police to put your detective skills to the test. Plus, get creative using codes and find out how to capture a fugitive.


Easter Investigations
8 - 23 April 2017
Could you help the police in their attempt to capture a fugitive? Use codes, clues and sleuthing skills to unleash your inner detective. Drop in to our pop-up activities where you can create your own crime story and find out if you can match a criminal to their crime.
Station Hall | Free | 10am–4pm | No booking required

British Transport Police Weekend
29 April - 1 May.
Join British Transport Police in a fun-filled weekend of hands-on activities that will test your sleuthing skills.
Station Hall & South Yard | Free | 10am–4pm | No booking required

May Mysteries
27 May - 4 June 2017
Get creative and use codes, clues and sleuthing skills to unleash your inner detective. Could you help the police in the capture of a fugitive? Get hands-on with our pop-up activities and write your own crime story, catch a criminal and find out more about the science of detection. Station Hall | Free | 10am–4pm | No booking required

Summer Sleuthing
26 July - 1 September 2017
Join us for fun activities using codes, clues and your detective skills to find out if you could help the police capture a fugitive. Get hands on with our pop-up activities and write your own crime story, catch a criminal and discover more about the science of detection.
Station Hall | Free | 10am–4pm | No booking required

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