The Curse of Covent Garden

Legend speaks of a curse haunting the inhabitants of Covent Garden and turning them to stone. Follow the cryptic trail and lift the curse before it is too late...

Explore Covent Garden. Solve cryptic clues. Discover hidden secrets.

We're open throughout COVID 19.
Our hunts have been designed to be fun, safe and socially distanced! 👍

Enjoy The Curse of Covent Garden with your friends or family this weekend!

The Hunt

Explore Covent Garden, solving a trail of cryptic clues sent to your phone via text message, in a treasure hunt-style experience. Discover hidden alleys and secret passages. We guarantee even the most seasoned Londoner will find new secret locations and stories to tell...

19 cryptic clues will guide your team through the heart of the West End and will leave you nestled in a handpicked local pub (optional).

The Curse of Covent Garden treasure hunt begins outside Covent Garden Underground station.

Key Details

Players:
1-5 Players
Duration:
2-3 Hours
Recommended ages:
14+
Difficulty:
Challenging ★★★★☆
Cost:
£25 per team (Up to 5 players)
★★★☆☆
Difficulty
2-3 hours
including breaks
£25
per team

What our customers say

Barbara B
★★★★★

This was fun! A great way to explore a part of London I didn't know at our own pace. Interesting places & stuff to learn, with plenty of time to browse the market, shops and stop for coffees and pub lunch along the way.

Fab family entertainment for all ages that makes you look beyond the obvious. Highly recommended!
Emily M
★★★★★

Camden Unlocked was a brilliant way to spend an afternoon! From hidden side streets & unspotted art work, there is so much of Camden to explore and I enjoyed learning about the local area through this hunt.

Challenging, yet accessible and fun to play in a team. A highlight was walking along the Regent’s Park Canal, which is one of London’s hidden gems. A great way to see so much of the area in just one afternoon, thank you Locked City!!
Sorrel B
★★★★☆

My family and I had a great time doing this hunt. Directions were clear and getting the texts for the next clues was so exciting!

A great way to see Camden and a fun challenge for all of us, would highly recommend!

Key Details

Players:
1-5 Players
Duration:
~2 hours
Recommended ages:
14+
Difficulty:
Moderate ★★★☆☆
Cost:
£25 per team (Up to 5 players)

Details

Dates
Available 365 days a year

Start time
Start between 9am and 4pm

Start location
Covent Garden Underground Station, London WC2E 9JT

End Location
Crown and Anchor, WC2H 9PS

Duration
~2 hours

Book Your Hunt

Leaderboard

#
Team Name
Total Time
(including penalties)
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Catch Us If You Can
01:12:28
The Escape Roomers
01:15:01
Quizly Bears
01:26:35
Yorkshire Tea Company
01:36:21
Noodle Schlurpers
01:36:56
George's Layliens
01:43:56
Olivia Ponton
01:51:40
The Animation Team
01:55:09
No Dead Weight
02:02:47
The Majic's
02:03:48

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