Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail | Day Out With The Kids

Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail

Durham, County Durham, England

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  • Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail
  • Kids on Murder Mystery Treasure Tail
  • Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail
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Ages: 4+

Venue type: Outdoor

Calling on all young (and older) Sherlocks out there! On the Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail you’ll have to face a crime and eliminate suspects, in order to bring the real culprit to justice. You’ll need to use all your power of deduction and your keen eye for spotting clues to solve the mystery!  

This Murder Mystery Treasure Trail will have you and your kids totally engrossed in the storyline, as you follow a booklet with directions around Lanchester. The whole experience should take about 2.5 hours to complete and involves around 2.5 miles of walking.

When you do the trail is entirely up to you - it’s a self-guided experience, so you’re not bound by schedules. Planning your day in advance? You can request a Treasure Trail booklet to be sent out to you by post. Going on whim? Don’t worry -  the trail can be instantly downloaded as a PDF file, so you can start your family day out right away.

  • Solve clues to complete a mystery trail
  • Find out who the real culprit is
  • Enjoy full flexibility on when to do the trail


  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly

Getting There and Contact Information


The Lanchester Village Treasure Trail starts at:, Front Street, Lanchester, Durham, County Durham, DH7 0ES, England


Click here to visit Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail's website
01872 263692

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Trails are self guided and can be instantly downloaded from the website. Follow the Trail, solve the clues and see the sights on any day of your choosing. There is no need to phone us for opening details. All Trails are designed to be completed in daylight.


£9.99 per Trail (not per person). One Trail booklet recommended for a group of 4 to 5 people.

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