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Treasure Hunt York - Fun, Flexible Tour with Cryptic Clues & Hidden Gems

Location: York Observatory, Museum Gardens, Museum Street, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 7BH
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About Us

Turn today into an adventure with Treasure Hunt York

Discover York together by solving clues, scouring the city and following treasure maps.

Discover the tranquil Museum Gardens, sneak through snickelways, amble down the Shambles and wind your way through alleys and squares. Treasure Hunt York will take you on a beautiful route.

Spot things you wouldn’t normally notice, like the tiny figure peering down on Ogleforth.

Uncover interesting stories like how “mad Alice” got her name.

Go at your own pace. Fancy relaxing in Museum Gardens? Enjoy! Look out for pretty cafes and tea-rooms to stop in along the route. There’s no rush.

👉🏼 Find out what you’ll discover

Start playing in 60 seconds

It’s all on your phones, there’s nothing to print or collect.

It works like WhatsApp, so it’s easy to use.

When you book you’ll get a link to start your game straight away.

👉🏼 See how it works

You can rearrange or cancel

We’re flexible. If you change your mind, or you can’t play any more, simply play another day or cancel for free.

👉🏼 Find out more and book your tickets

Designed for adults

The game is designed for adults as well as curious kids around 8 and up.

Younger ones are welcome though you may have to help by interpreting the clues and Captain Bess’ pirate speak.


The whole route is wheelchair and pushchair friendly, avoiding steps or showing step-free alternative routes.

Fun or your money back!

You’re going love Treasure Hunt York.

If you don’t have fun, we promise to give your money back.

Ready to start your adventure?

👉🏼 Book online now

Opening Times

Start during Museum Gardens opening hours. Finish before sunset.

Check opening times and plan your day at:

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