How long does it take?
We recommend you allow 1 hour for your visit. You’re welcome to stay as long as you want.
Join our True CRIME Club and you can even get special discounts!
Is the True Crime Museum wheelchair accessible?
Yes. All rooms and exhibits are on the same level as the seafront entrance.
Is it scary?
Most of our visitors tell us they love the eerie atmosphere of the caves and effects around our exhibits! Nothing is intended to make you scream or jump but we advise parents to accompany children under the age of 13.
Can I take photos?
Yes, be sure to bring your camera, we have some great photo opportunities! We even have a photo competition called #HallOfShame – check it out here!
Can I bring my dog?
Yes. We welcome well-behaved dogs on short leads.
Is there local accommodation nearby?
Whilst Hastings has lots of accommodation options, Travelodge Hastings is a 10 minute walk from our venue. Travelodge Hastings often run promotional offers so it is worth checking their website directly for the latest information here.
Alternatively, for a more rural and self sufficient holiday, book a holiday home at one of our scenic local caravan parks through
Can we buy souvenirs?
We have a great gift shop where you can stock up on True CRIME books, novelties and souvenirs. Pop in and browse without paying to visit the museum.
Anything else we should know?
The Museum’s displays include flashing lights and sound effects.
Toilet facilities are available on site.
Our caves can get chilly, so dress warm particularly in winter.
To find out what our other customers think, see our Tripadvisor page!