Doll house - the dream toys of every little girls. All the cute little detail of each table, chair, a bowl of cereal or tiny apples and oranges in a plate are the perfect toys for little kids to freely imagine a perfect life in this small house. However, the doll houses made by lady Frances Glessner Lee are totally opposite. These doll houses were made based on real crime scenes.

Why though?

Actually, the purpose of these little houses is not to play but to study. They are for the students, who are learning to become investigators, and of course, and of course the investigators themselves. They help the students to improve their ability of investigations, searching for important evidence and the ability of analyze the crime scene.

Ảnh có chứa trong nhà, người, tường, bàn

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However, don’t try to find an answer of how the doll laying on the bedroom ground covered in blood or the presence of the puddle of blood, there is no correct answer!

Let’s take a look at these “beautiful” doll houses

If you have time to visit these house models at Renwick exhibit, you will be surprised by the detail of these crime scene. Every small detail serves a particular purpose:

Ảnh có chứa trong nhà, tường, buồng

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The creator use nail polish to create puddles of blood.
Ảnh có chứa trong nhà, sàn, tường, phòng

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Why are there footprint in this room? Could it be the husband’s or the criminal?
Ảnh có chứa trong nhà, phòng, sàn, cửa sổ

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This person died while sleeping, but why does it look like someone had come in and turn everything upside down?
Ảnh có chứa trong nhà, sàn, phòng, cuộc sống

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There is a hammer next to the chair and near the body of the girl, this is suspicious!
Ảnh có chứa trong nhà

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This man is clearly being burned alive on his bed

Let’s take a look at other doll houses.

Ảnh có chứa trong nhà, tường, sàn, bàn

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Ảnh có chứa sàn, trong nhà, bàn, tường

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Although we do not know why Lee decided to make these doll houses, we definitely cannot, however, deny her talent.