How it works

This is a new way to explore Amsterdam. You will carry everything you need with you and you will use the city's history and architecture to solve the mystery. You play as a team, and if there are more than 5 people, you split into opposing teams and compete for the best time. Read the description below for a more detailed overview of what to expect.

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Get Ready

The Game

  • The Game Master will give you a bag. This bag contains the following:

    • The Book - This book tells you the story, where to go and what puzzles to solve.

    • The Lock Box - This box is tightly secured by 5 padlocks. Unlock them to reveal the secrets inside!

    • Other props - the various pieces that you need to solve the puzzles.

  • There are 5 locations you will visit. Each will unlock one of the five padlocks on the Lock Box.

  • Remember, the clock is ticking!

Solve Puzzles

  • You will have to use your brains to solve the puzzles.

  • All the answers are hidden in the details of the city you are exploring!

  • If you're stuck, you can always contact the Game Master for a clue.

Be the Best!

  • You are on a timer. The best players will find eternal glory in our Hall of Fame.

  • If you're more than 5 people, the groups will split and you will compete directly against your friends!

Discover History

  • All our games are based on real groups, stories, and legends from the city.

  • As you go around, you will learn about the city and its inhabitants.

  • Everything you learn will be 100% true!*

*OK, maybe 95%

Who can play?

  • Fun-having Friends

  • Mystery-loving Families

  • Adventure-craving Couples

  • Exciting corporate/team-building events

  • Any and all friends of the cryptic and mysterious!