Sherlock: The Official Live Game or Afternoon Tea

Don your deerstalker and discover The Official Sherlock Live Game - an exciting immersive adventure featuring original content from Benedict Cumberbatch, Andrew Scott, Martin Freeman and more.
Combining the unique world of Sherlock with the very best of escape games, can you step into the shoes of the great detective?

Entry to Sherlock: The Official Live Game
A detailed score card that rates your logic, observation and deduction
Access to the Mind Palace Bar
Food and beverages
Transport to and from the experience
Important Information

Live Game:
Days of Operation: Tuesday to Sunday

Afternoon Tea
Days of Operation: Saturdays and Sundays

Address: Doyle’s Opticians, Ground Floor, W12 Shopping Centre, Shepherd’s Bush, London W12 8PP

The entrance to the Sherlock: The Official Live Game is through the entrance to the fictional Doyle's Opticians. Be sure to arrive in good time for your session as if you are late you will not be allowed in.

Please note:

The Official Live Game:
Please arrive to Doyle’s Opticians at the exact time of your appointment. Pre-registration will take in advance of the
game by e-mail.
If you arrive more than 5 minutes late you will not be allowed in to the experience and no refund or rearrangement will be given.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Children aged 7+ can play however the adult must be made aware the game contains loud noises, dark corridors, and a fake dead body in the first room.
Minimum of 2 people and maximum of 6 people per group. If you arrive with less than 4 people you may have to join another group.
Babies in prams or slings are not permitted.
Please keep in mind that there are a number of instances where you will not have anywhere to sit down as well as some periods of low lighting, so please do tread carefully.

Afternoon Tea:
Menus are seasonal and may be subject to change.
Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Gluten-Free options are available. Please email by midnight on the Monday prior to your booking with any dietary requirements.
Unfortunately, the afternoon tea is not peanut or nut-free.
Tickets cannot be cancelled or amended.
The experience lasts around 1 hour 40 minutes.


Think you have what it takes to become the next Sherlock Holmes? Find out at the brand new Official Sherlock Live Game, a brand new immersive experience like no other.

Made by the creators of the hit TV series, this 100-minute long adventure will have you fully immersed in the show’s most memorable moments thanks to the meticulously detailed sets and cinematic environment. Put your investigative skills to the test and solve a series of puzzles and mysteries with a little help from your favourite characters.

With new and original video and audio formats featuring Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Andrew Scott to name a few, the Official Sherlock Live Game is a thrilling activity that masterfully combines the story of London’s most famous fictional detective with the escape room genre.

After showcasing your powers of logic, observation and deduction, you’ll have exclusive access to The Mind Palace, a private cocktail bar usually reserved for secret agents and spies! Serving cocktails with names as apt as ‘A Study in Pink’, ‘The Hounds of Baskerville’ and ‘His Last Vow’, this Sherlock-themed venue is the perfect way to end your adventure.

Whether you’re a fan of the series, love the original stories or simply can’t resist a good riddle, Sherlock: The Official Live Game makes for an unforgettable occasion. Are you ready to put on your deerstalker and step into the shoes of the great detective?

Sherlock’s Mind Palace Afternoon Tea and Mini Mystery.

Get ready to take a trip down Baker Street with Sherlock’s Mind Palace Afternoon Tea and Mini Mystery. Join us in our secret speakeasy to indulge in a delicious afternoon tea and test your skills of deduction with an original case to crack.

You’ll need to work together as a team to solve the mini-mystery quiz, all whilst tucking into a tasty selection of savouries, buttery scones, and homemade sweet treats.

Your Afternoon Tea will include freshly made savouries, plus a selection of homemade sweets. And of course, no afternoon tea is complete without scones served with clotted cream and jam.

Upgrade to enjoy bottomless glasses of fizz for a whole 90 minutes.

Sherlock: The Official Live Game or Afternoon Tea
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