Dark Hill Museum of Death

Dark Hill Museum of Death

Year:  2019

Genre:  Horror

Links:  Moby Games, Steam

Dark Hill Museum of Death is an educational exploration adventure through a museum of death, torture and war-related exhibits. The goal of the game is to collect 6 red crystals in order to escape the museum. There are 14 Steam Achievements, outlined in the walkthrough below.


There are 2 red crystals to collect in the first room.

Start by going to The Electric Chair - you need to active it by flipping all the levers up, which can be achieved from the starting position by flipping levers 1, 2 and 4 Shocking. You can now pick up the first red crystal (1/6).

Now turn around and approach The Guillotine - you need to solve a peg-jumping solitaire puzzle. Number the pegs as in the diagram below:


Move the pegs in the following order to be left with only one on the board: 8-6, 2-8, 1-5, 6-3, 5-1, 10-5, 9-3, 1-5 Don't lose your head. You can now pick up the second red crystal (2/6)..

Go over to The Execution of Louis XVI and read the plaque. Look at the nearby puzzle called "RIP Louis XVI" and enter the year of his death, 1793 Louis XVI. Head through the opened door to a new area.

The Aztec Empire

There is 1 red crystal to collect in this room.

Go to the far right corner to find a tilting platform puzzle. You need to tilt the platform to roll the ball around and hit the 5 towers Tilted. Once done, collect another red crystal (3/6).

Next go to Mayan Number Glyphs. Read the plaque, then use the device. You need to flip the white symbols to black to indicate your selections, and translate a series of 4 numbers (indicated by the sum of 2 dice) into the Mayan number system Number translator. The door here will open when you are done.

Ignore this door for now, and go across to the opposite door instead. For this puzzle, you just need to create a single path from bottom left to top right, using all tiles except the circles Heartless:

Go through the door here when it opens.

World War II

There is 1 red crystal to collect in this room.

Make your way through the bunker until you find Can you decode the message? Approach the table and use the machine. You can spin the dial in the middle, and then read characters either to the left or the right. The code L6.R2.L0.R4.L6.L9.R5 decodes to AIRRAID. Enter this using the spinners at the top Message received. Go and pick up the next red crystal (4/6).

Press the green button next to the door here and it will open to let you back to the first area.


Turn your attention to the other closed door just to the left. You need to spin the 6 dials so that adjacent skulls have the same colors. The picture below shows the colors of the skulls that should point towards the central dial Put our heads together:

Go through this door to a new area.


There is 1 red crystal to collect in this room.

Go around to the left to find Cremation. Examine the red and blue pipes here. All you need to do is swap the position of the red and blue discs within 7 moves It's hot in here. Collect another red crystal (5/6).

Head to the other side of the room to see a 3x3 grid of runes. There are 3 similar groups of 3 runes around the large central building. You need to spin the 3 central purple runes so that each row matches a group of runes from the central building Runed. Go through the opened door.

The Black Death

There is 1 red crystal to collect in this room.

Find a poster on the wall that has the numbers 18, 27 and 62 on it. Now go over to the medical equipment drawers and pull out all drawers except these three We did everything we could. Now pick up the final red crystal (6/6). Return to the previous room.


Go straight across to the opposite closed door. Look at the jigsaw puzzle to the right of the door and solve it by swapping pieces to recreate a pile of skulls Bone fragments. Head through the opened door.

Rituals & Traditions

Place the 6 red crystals on the receptacles, then pass through the portal We forgot our handbook.

Entrance Hall

Go up to the desk and open the book for a clue to the final puzzle. Approach the clock and open the glass panel. Now pull the 3 controls in this order: left, right, middle, right. Once you reach the outside, open the gate to leave Not today.