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Christie Mystery Day at Torquay Museum

Date: 15 September 2019

9am Registration
9.45am Start
5.30pm Close
Tickets £35 (including buffet lunch)

Torquay Museum will be celebrating Agatha Christie’s birthday in style this year when it opens its doors exclusively for a special Christie Mystery Day, packed with events for fans of the Queen of Crime. Last year's event was a huge success where fans not only enjoyed a wide range of activities but were able to socialise with like-minded people in a friendly, welcoming environment. We're sure that this year it will be equally as popular.

Tickets for the day are £35 each, which includes a buffet lunch. Guests will have exclusive access to rarely seen classic film adaptations of Christie novels, radio plays, fascinating talks by Christie experts, and the day will culminate in a Special Event.

There will also be special Museum tours and access to the Christie Gallery, which includes furniture, props and costumes from ITV Studios’ adaptations of the Poirot stories, some of Christie’s personal effects, and a wealth of information about the world’s best-selling author of all time.

Recently donated Christie memorabilia will also be on show in Torquay Museum, and there will be hundreds of Christie books on sale from the Museum’s shop.

The Christie Mystery Day has been devised by noted Christie expert Dr John Curran and will form part of the official International Agatha Christie Festival. Ticket numbers are very limited so early booking is highly recommended. Tickets can be purchased by contacting the Museum's ticket desk between 10am and 4pm Monday to Saturday, tel: 01803 293975. Alternatively, tickets may be purchased online via Eventbrite, but please note that there is a small additional booking fee - Click Here to Link to the Eventbrite PageProfits from this event will be used by Torquay Museum, a registered charity, to care for its internationally renowned collections, including Britain’s only Agatha Christie Gallery.

Please contact the museum if you have any special dietary requirements for the Buffet Lunch

 

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