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Murder Mystery Dinner Theater!

Greetings from The Kirby Hill House!

It’s that time of year again!
Your once-in-a-lifetime chance to
see our 40th fabulous season.

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater!

This year is sure to be another outstanding performance as the famous Kirby-Hill House actors take to the stage  with music and acting. Tickets will sellout fast, so don’t wait to order yours.  Call (409)246-8000 or place your order online.

Get ready to be totally entertained by our actors, well fed by our caterer and memorably served by our event staff.  Often imitated, never equaled and always sold-out!  A truly legendary event with stylish linen, stunning decor and china service, knee-slapping laughter and, oh yes, delicious eats.

Your New Murder Mystery

This Feast on an extraordinary dinner, solve the murder of at least one odd character, and get to know a venue, well, to die for! There is never a dull moment at The Museum’s Murder Mystery Dinner Theater!

Food, fashion, fun, laughter, suspense and an air of mystery await you at this year’s début of Murderous Crossing. So slip into your favorite vintage fashions, grab your friends and reserve your seats at one of Southeast Texas’ most intriguing and scandalously exciting dining
experiences ever! Do it now! You don’t want to miss one minute!

All our Murder Mystery shows sell out. And our guests come back season after season for the fun of it.

Unlike other theatrical shows, our Murder Mystery experience is completely immersive; you will think you are part of the action (and you might be!) You witness a crime, assemble the clues, and solve the mystery, all before dessert!

So grab your magnifying glass, your Fedora, and your friends and get ready to solve the case that will keep you guessing, and laughing, until the last curtain.

Lights, Camera, Action!

Murderous Crossing:

Written by David Landau, music and lyrics by Nikki Stern

The year is 1923 andaudience members are passengers on board the HMS Victoria as it crosses the English Channel. The famous Inspector Clurrot has tracked down a homicidal mastermind hiding out on board. Meanwhile, the ship si the vessel of matrimoney for the Cntessa Follette and John D. Rothschild – a marriage encouraged through financial need and murderous greed. But not everything is as it seems, and it turns out that the English Channel isn’t the only thing being crossed in this Agatha Christie-style comic mystery.

Jumpin’ Jehosephat!

Check Out the Actors and Stage Management

The Menu

Hors D’Oeuvers

Legendary Baked
Potato Soup

Spring Salad with
Raspberry Vinaigrette

Chicken Scallopini with
Mushrooms in a creamy wine sauce

Herb and Garlic
Mashed Potatoes

Tuscan Tomatoes

Mama Jack’s
Famous Green Beans


Chocolate Mousse


Prizes, Prizes and More Prizes!

Moving from “who Dunnit’ to Who Won-it” – several fortunate guests will walk away from this Murder Mystery Scene with more than they bargained for!  Could you even be our lucky Grand Prize Winner and pocket a prize valued at over $100.00?  Or dress in your vintage finest, (We love the 40’s!), and get ready for our fashion parade (and another prize!; the actors are your judges.


Should you have specific diet restrictions, please let Rose know ahead by calling 409-246-8000, as well as seating requirements, such as  wheelchairs. We have a wheelchair ramp in the back.

You may bring a bottle of wine per couple, no beer, please.

Our dress code, vintage or business casual is graciously enforced. You will be lashed by a wet noodle if you come dressed in flip flops. So avoid being embarrassed. And getting thrashed by a wet noodle. Business casual.

Show Times & Dates

The doors to this years Murder Mystery Dinner Theater will open at 6:30 p.m. sharp.  Guests are asked to arrive at 6:20.

Introductions are at 6:50, the performance will start promptly at 7:00 p.m. every night and end around 10:00 p.m.

2021 Show Dates Are As Follows:

September 11th – Saturday

September 17th – Friday
September 18th – Saturday

October 1st – Friday
October   2nd- Friday

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