“Who done it?”

Be a detective at the Guildhall.

Thurs 28th July

11 to 3pm


The medieval Leicester Guildhall was the first home of the Leicester Borough Police in 1836. At this time the officers wore blue tailcoats and top hats.

Come and explore and make a catch the burglar spinner, Victorian police top hat & a police dog glove puppet.

We will open up the cells so you can have a look inside have a photo with one of our famous ‘inmates’

Have a go in the stocks and take part in the “Who done it?” trail around the museum, finding clues to catch the criminal.

Meet some real police officers.

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Leicester's Guildhall

Leicester Guildhall, Guildhall Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 5FQ

01162 254900


Opening times

Every Day 11am to 4:30pm

Check our website for Christmas & New Year Opening

Leicester Museum & Art Gallery is COVID Secure and is following current government guidance with procedures in place to protect your safety.

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