The British Library invites you to attend your own funeral this Halloween. Join the British Library and award-winning theatre company Les Enfants Terribles for a macabre Halloween party like no other. They invite you to be the guest of honor at an extraordinary funeral: your own! Dare you go on?
With other travelling souls, negotiate your way through the afterlife in this immersive experience. Enjoy installations, music, food and a bar, plus the wild and dark tones of live band Tankus the Henge.
With special late night opening to the major exhibition Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination, delight in 250 years of Gothic horror, from Frankenstein and Dracula in their authors’ own hand to a Victorian vampire slaying kit.
Late at the Library: The Sorting, a funeral-inspired experience with macabre performances, music, DJs and bar, takes place on Friday 31 October.