London: 2-Hour Discovery Game Through Hackney & Shoreditch

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London: 2-Hour Discovery Game Through Hackney & Shoreditch

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Play a self-guided discovery game on your smartphone and explore London’s Hackney and Shoreditch. Stroll through the city while solving a collection of riddles. See London in an unconventional way, uncovering secret spots and history along the way.

About this activity

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Play your way through London’s Hackney and Shoreditch
  • Solve riddles and unlock local stories, secret recommendations, and locations of the city’s hidden gems
  • Enjoy an authentic experience of Hackney City Farm
  • Pass by the best street art of London
  • Go beneath the surface of these favorite London neighborhoods
Full description
Solving riddles via a web app in your phone’s browser, play your way through the city of London. The challenge begins at Hackney City Farm. Each riddle takes you from one hidden location to the next, unlocking local recommendations, history, and fun facts along the way. See all the popular sights of Hackney and Shoreditch from a new angle. Wander through Hackney City Farm and see all the animals, or stop for coffee and cake at one of the iconic local cafes. Stroll down Columbia Road and marvel at the incredible mosaic wall and colorful shops. Along your journey, pass some of the best street art in town, all the while unlocking entertaining stories. With the help of the game, uncover some of London's hidden gems, like the tucked-away Nomadic Community Gardens in Shoreditch. 13 riddles and a lot of fun later, end around Brick Lane Sunday Market.
  • A link to the web app game (via email)
  • Live tour guide
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Start at Hackney City Farm (nearest stations Hoxton or Cambridge Heath).

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  •  This is a self-guided city discovery experience. There is no tour guide that will join your urban adventure. No one will wait for you at the meeting point.
  •  You will receive all necessary information via email upon booking.
  •  To answer a riddle, you can try as many answers as you’d like and can always ask for a hint/skip a riddle.
  •  The game is played in the browser of your phone. You need a little bit of data, max 2MB. No downloads.
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3.2 /5

based on 6 reviews

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We couldn’t find you ! We went to the Hackney Farm no one there

November 13, 2021

This was a really interesting tour to do with some interesting information. It's unfortunate that the tour advertises as starting at 11am, however your very first venue to find the first clue doesn't actually open till 12, and the clue is no longer there. It's an easy walk, and was manageable with a wheelchair user, although the wheelchair couldn't access one of rhe clues. There were a few occasions where we were in the right location but struggled to find the actual thing we were looking for, so hints other than the GPS location would have been helpful. Also, after entering the last clue, it ends the 'quiz' without giving any information about the clue you've found. If your already familiar with the hackney and shoreditch areas, or are looking for something that isn't heavily focused on the street art, this is a great tour to do

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September 26, 2021


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