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Self-Guided Mystery Tour by Buckingham Palace

, Westminster, London
London: Self-Guided Mystery Tour by Buckingham Palace

Event Details


  • Take a self-guided adventure around Buckingham Palace
  • Practice your problem-solving and detective work
  • Learn about Buckingham's Palace historical surroundings


The murder at Buckingham Palace is a murder mystery inspired by true events. As an investigator, it is your duty to solve this brutal murder. You will be guided around Buckingham's historical surroundings while solving puzzles and tasks related to the surroundings. The year is 1968. You are a young and ambitious detective constable who just finished their education. While you are at a celebration at Scotland Yard another detective not attending the event finds a female corpse in the front yard of Duck Island Cottage in St. James Park. This is your chance to prove yourself worthy of promotion instead of being stuck in the same position for years to come. In the end, it is your duty as an investigator to solve this brutal murder. You must gather sufficient evidence and indict the right suspect to ensure peace for London's citizens. But it turns out that there are many possible suspects and you will be facing challenging tasks in the hunt to find the killer. How does it work? Buy it, pick it up, and play it. You can play the mystery at any time it suits you. The riddle is picked up at our shop not far away from the starting point. Good luck - you will need it!


Envelope with clues (to collect from designated meeting point location)

Important Information

  • This is a self-guided tour that takes place outdoors irrespective of the weather The walking distance is around 1.5 - 2km around Akershus Fortress The envelope must be collected during opening hours; however, the game can be played at any time after collection One game is needed per group and the optimal group size is 2 - 4 people If you have a bigger group or you wish to compete against one another, purchase the game twice to receive 2 individual envelopes. The first group to finish wins! The average duration of 2 hours is influenced by how quickly you solve the individual tasks

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