A drop dead fun time travelling mystery trail aimed at families, and those young at heart. Visit the Hall between 11am and 4pm and solve a crime. Interview the suspects and try to solve this most perplexing mystery set in the magnificent surroundings of Aston Hall.

Are you wise enough to travel back to the Victorian times to find out who stole our most precious and mystical gem; the Star of Al-Ara? We do hope so!
Victorian costume is greatly encouraged but not essential.

Usual admission charges apply. Pre-booking is advisable, however you can turn up and pay for your entrance on the day. Please select the correct date when booking.

The Hall is cold at this time of year, so we would advise you wrap up warm and wear sensible footwear. Some of the suspects will be located on the upper floors of the Hall, which can be accessed by stairs only.

Aston Hall is open from 11am-4pm with last entrance to the Hall at 3pm. Pre-booking is not essential but highly recommended because we anticipate that this event will be very popular.

This event is free to Birmingham Museums members. Tickets are non-refundable. Our Cafe and Gift Shop will be open from 11am until 4pm.