Murder Mystery

Murder Mystery

Step into a world of intrigue and suspense with a Murder Mystery Excursion, the ultimate interactive experience onboard a train. Get ready to play detective as you uncover clues, interrogate suspects, and solve the thrilling crime that unfolds before your eyes. With professional actors and a new theme on every trip, each guest becomes an integral part of this 2-hour story.

This is not your typical murder mystery – it’s an immersive adventure where you get to be the detective. Don your finest costume and immerse yourself in the world of mystery as you interact with fellow passengers and try to crack the case.

Don’t miss out on this thrilling journey of crime-solving and entertainment. Book your ticket now and prepare yourself for an evening of intrigue aboard Murder Mystery – where everyone is a suspect!

Small appetizers and bottled water included.
Recommended for passengers ages 14 and over.

Please Note: The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad ADA car is undergoing upgrades to enhance accessibility for guests with mobility issues and is currently NOT available. Notice of the car’s return to the rails will be posted here on the website. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience and understanding.  We are committed to creating a more accessible and enjoyable experience for all passengers.

Tickets: $55 – $65

Akron Northside Station

27 Ridge Street
Akron, OH 44308
Departs 6:30 pm – Returns 8:20 pm
Please plan to arrive 45 minutes before departure time.

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The Casino de Monte Carlo is the scene for money laundering and murder. Hundreds of thousands of dollars and a Ferrari changed hands during a high stakes game of poker. This is a case for – BOND. Prize for the best 60’s/70’s or James Bond costume

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