About Victorian Villains

This October, visit the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site as it's unexpectedly beset by a host of history’s most villainous villains! Just when the world thought it was rid of Lizzie Borden, Sweeney Todd, H.H. Holmes, and Jack the Ripper, a local team of crime scene investigators have discovered a nefarious plot to bring them back to life! In this frightful performance of Victorian Villains, guests will partner with their crime scene handler to uncover sordid tales of the villains. Are you ready to face these fiendish creators of chaos and carnage, so that we can learn from their twisted and tormented minds to protect society as we know it… before it’s too late?! Guests will travel from room to room enjoying performances throughout the mansion, including up and down two flights of narrow stairs. Elevator assistance is available; please indicate your need during the registration process. Guests will view shorter vignettes standing and longer scenes seated. Performance times are Fridays and Saturdays 6:00 - 8:30pm; Sunday 2:00-4:30pm. Shows begin every half hour and last approximately 60-75 minutes. Reservations strongly suggested; not recommended for children under 10.