A historic whodunnit?

Join in the mystery at the New York Historical Society on March 8 and find out the culprit in “The Pinkertonian Mystery” interactive production.

Live in Theater presents this interactive and immersive mystery experience with the play set in 1875. Families are invited to solve this Victorian-era crime by traveling throughout the museum galleries and interacting with actors to solve the crime inspired by the criminal mastermind El Diablo and the real-live Pinkerton National Detective Agency. The event is suitable for children 8 years and older.

“The Pinkertonian Mystery,” March 8 from 3 to 5 pm. Tickets are $35.

New-York Historical Society, Dimenna Children’s History Museum [170 Central Park West at 77th Street in Central Park West, (212) 873–3400; www.nyhistory.org]