Dockyard Terrors - Jack the Painter

Event Date: 
Wednesday, 31 October 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:45pm

Experience the darker side to history this Halloween, where nothing is quite what you expected. After darkness falls, stories from the past are uncovered as Jack the Painter returns from beyond the grave.

Museums After Dark introduce a brand new horror experience this Halloween as the cobbles come to life with your quaking steps and distant screams. We’ll be opening the gates on 31 October from 7pm until late – are you brave enough?

Step through the gates of the undead as you learn about the dangerous exploits of Jack the Painter and how he met his treacherous end. Jump onboard a Victorian ghost ship as you work your through dimly lit rooms and corridors. Afterwards, delve into the mysteries of Rat Island and those who were buried there as shocking truths are revealed in this horrifying conclusion.

Dare to discover his story?
Hear scandalous tales of tyranny this Halloween as you come face to face with Jack the Painter. Tickets are now available to buy online. Time slots for the 31 October include: 7pm, 7.25pm, 7.50pm and 8.15pm.  

A separate ticket is required. Access to event is not included as part of a Full Navy Ticket or National Membership.

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TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLY. THIS TICKET MUST BE BROUGHT WITH YOU AND PRESENTED TO STAFF ON THE NIGHT OF THE EVENT. THE EXPERIENCE WILL INCLUDE SOME SMALL SPACES DURING THE TOUR. NO CAMERAS OR PHONES ARE PERMITTED TO BE USED DURING THE TOUR.

WE ASK THAT YOU DO NOT TOUCH THE ACTORS, AND THEY WILL NOT TOUCH YOU. ATTENDEES MUST BE 16 AND OVER AND IF UNDER 18 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. EXPERIENCE WILL OPERATE IN TIME SLOTS AND EACH TIME SLOT IS APPROX. 90 MINUTES. A BAR WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE END OF THE EXPERIENCE.

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