11 June & 5 August, 6pm - 8pm


Real crimes. Real stories. Real evidence.

Join us for Crime Club, a chance to discover more about infamous crime cases from history. Join us for one – or all – of the sessions running throughout 2021. Free drink included!

We’re ‘Good to Go’, which means all our events are Covid Secure and in line with current government guidance. For more information, please visit our Safety Page before your visit.

Tickets £12 full price/£10 concessions* – booking essential. Limited tickets available.

This event is suitable for over 18s only, proof of I.D. may be required.
Please be aware that some of the material covered may be sensitive in nature.

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A unique and inventive way of educating, entertaining and engaging people with fascinating, gruesome stories of Nottingham’s history… I can’t wait for the next one



6pm – Guests arrive for a welcome drink of white/red/rose wine, a bottle of beer, soft drink or tea/coffee

6:30pm – Guest take their seats in Civil Court room for first session

7:15pm approx – Small break

7:30pm – Second session starts

8pm – Event finishes

Should the museum have to close due to Covid-19, tickets will be transferable or refundable.


*concessions: over 60s and FE students

Friday 11th June: Outlaws and Exiles

Back by popular demand! We’re re-running our first ever Crime Club, which premiered in 2019. From ruthless highway robbers to murderous men, join us for a night of grisly entertainment as we recount numerous tales from Georgian Nottingham’s criminal past. 

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Thursday 5th August: The Poisoner’s Handbook

Discover the dark history of poisons and how they’ve been used to commit crime over the years. From Victorian murderesses to modern detective techniques, find out everything you could ever wish to know about these deadly substances in this brand-new Crime Club! 

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