Mon 14 Mar, 7-9.30pm
Discover the ins and outs of curating our new exhibition The Crime Museum Uncovered. Hear about the challenges of selecting the themes, criminal cases and objects from the original museum. What does it really mean to put these objects on display? You'll hear from ehxibition curator Jackie Keily and the event is chaired by Nic Groombridge, a former Home Office civil servant and now an academic criminologist and member of the Executive Committee of the British Society of Criminology. Includes a unique visit to the exhibition after-hours, and away from the crowds, with the experts on hand to answer your questions. Talk and Q&A from 7-8.30pm, exhibition entry from 8.30-9.30pm.
Book now £35
Mon 15 Feb, 7-8.30pm
Under London is a display of archaeological object-focused photographs taken by the acclaimed photographer, Simon Norfolk. Join Simon for an evening event explaining his personal journey through these incredible photoshoots, describing how he captured the unique and stunning aspects of these archaeological treasures in locations around London.
Book now £20
Fri 26 Feb & Thu 24 Mar, 7-10pm
Can you solve a crime before it’s happened? Should you? In an increasingly digital age there are techniques which can be deployed in preventative crime- fighting, but what are the pitfalls of using them? Will technology ever be reliable enough?
Forensic Outreach lead an interactive workshop exploring and considering the potential of preventative, digital crime-fighting. Learn techniques, including hot spot analysis, and then put your skills to the test. Use a specially developed interactive app and team work to solve a scenario and crack the case against the clock!
All materials will be provided. Includes an after-hours cash bar available throughout the event.
Book now £36
Mon 7 Mar, 7-9.45pm
How do forensic experts really consult on real life investigations? What has changed about forensic investigation in recent years? Join ex Crime Commander, Peter Spindler, to discover how contribute to the development of criminal investigations. Event 7-8.30pm, exhibition entry from 8.30-9.45pm.
Book now £15 (event only), £25 (event plus exhibition)
Mon 4 Apr, 7-9.30pm
In the final week of The Crime Museum Uncovered, explore what might be next for this unique collection, as we look back on the ins and outs of curating the exhibition from the perspective of the museum and the Metropolitan Police. Hear all about the challenging themes, objects and cases, discover what was learnt and what the future holds. The event will, for the first time, give the public access to all three of the curators involved in the exhibition; Paul Bickley from the Metropolitan Police and Jackie Keily and Julia Hoffbrand from the Museum of London. The evening will be chaired by Nic Groombridge, a former Home Office civil servant and now an academic criminologist and member of the Executive Committee of the British Society of Criminology. The event includes a visit to the exhibition after-hours and away from the crowds, with the experts on hand to answer your questions. Talk and Q&A from 7-8.30pm, exhibition entry from 8.30-9.30pm.
Book now £35