Edinburgh Self Guided Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Game

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Embark on a fun and thrilling adventure when visiting Edinburgh. Solve the murder of Balthazar on this Sherlock Holmes smartphone game filled with brain teasers, puzzles, and hilarious photo tasks.


  • See Edinburgh in a new light by playing an interactive murder mystery game
  • Take on the role of detective Sherlock Holmes and solve the murder of Balthazar
  • Enjoy a scavenger hunt filled with brain teasers, puzzles, and photo tasks
  • Play with your family or friends, or use the game as a teambuilding activity
  • Start, pause, and restart the game whenever you want for a flexible experience


Explore the city of Edinburgh in a fun and interactive way with the Sherlock Holmes City Game. Unlock assignments, solve puzzles, enjoy hilarious photo challenges, chase down culprits, and play along to get closer to solving the murder of Balthazar. Move around the city to find characters willing to help you solve the mystery. But beware: their information often comes at a price. Enjoy the freedom and flexibility to play and pause the game when you want. All you need is a phone with an internet connection. Use the game as a teambuilding activity by playing with groups in a competitive experience, or simply see Edinburgh in a different way with your family and friends.


Mobile murder mystery game

Important Information

  • Difficulty level: easy – also suitable for families with children You only need to buy 1 ticket per group (1-4 people) Each group will play with 1 device. For groups of more than 4 people, you can buy 2 or more tickets To book this game you need to indicate a date/time, but you can start whenever you like This game uses the city as an interactive playing field but does not provide any information about the city

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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