PacSci Perspectives

Top Ten Reasons To Be Excited About The International Exhibition Of Sherlock Holmes

by | Oct 5, 2016

  1. YOU get to be the detective. The exhibit is hands-on, and you get to solve a mystery!
  2. Sherlock Holmes was fiction, as was his study at 221b Baker Street, but it’s been recreated here, in detail!
  3. While modern-day adaptations of Sherlock Holmes are popular, the exhibit recreates that atmosphere of Holmes’ Victorian London.
  4. Pacific Science Center is putting Sherlock content all over. Exhibits, activities, events!
  5. The exhibit will be here during Sherlock Holmes’ birthday—and we’re having a party!
  6. There are hundreds of versions of Sherlock Holmes, and this covers lots of those. For both the experienced and new Sherlockian, it’s a great overview!
  7. True crime and CSI shows have always been popular, but here’s a chance to see where crime scene investigation got its start, and the kinds of techniques that were used.
  8. There will be other mysteries and puzzles to solve, both in Seattle and at Pacific Science Center, with prizes! Follow our social media to learn more.
  9. It’s a great place to show off that Victorian and steampunk wardrobe!
  10. Even if you don’t know anything about Sherlock Holmes, there’s lots to see and do!