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Bath Treasure Hunt Mystery: The Prince's Stolen Statue

4.7 / 5

18 reviews

Activity provider: Mystery Guides
Other experience

Bath Treasure Hunt Mystery: The Prince's Stolen Statue

Activity provider: Mystery Guides

From US$ 9.20 per person

Join the adventure, and turn Bath's historic streets into a a game by searching for clues. Solve puzzles, and unravel the mystery of the Prince's Stolen Statue as you see sights like Pulteney Bridge.

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  • Solve the clues and crack the mystery
  • Discover the amazing local history of Bath
  • Enjoy some fun outdoor exercise
Full description

Take part in a legendary Bath mystery that has been unsolved for 200 years as you take in iconic sights like the The Royal Crescent, The Roman Baths, Pulteney Bridge. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind adventure to treasure with your friends. Combine your skills to crack the clues and unravel the epic tale. Start your hunt for the Prince's Golden Statue at The Independent Spirit of Bath, and set off on a unique puzzle adventure through the city's historic streets. Discover Bath's amazing history and hidden gems. On 12th August 1812, as the Prince Regent was celebrating a lavish birthday party in Bath, a mysterious thief secretly broke in and swapped his golden statue for a cabbage. Was it stolen for money? Or was it an act of revenge? Nobody knew, but the villain left a trail of clues. The pages of your Mystery Guide™ take you on an exciting puzzle adventure through the heart of historic Bath, as you follow the maps, unlock the clues, and unravel the epic tale. Your challenge is to track down hidden objects, decode symbols, and uncover hidden messages, as you eliminate suspects and gradually unpick the crime. And an exciting twist awaits and if you make it to the end and you'll be struck by an amazing ‘wow’ moment when the case is solved and the villain is revealed before your eyes. Simply grab your Mystery Guide™, head to the start, and set off at a time that suits you.

  • 40-page colour booklet containing clues, maps, story, and local history tales.
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
  • Guide

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Meeting point

Please enter the Independent Spirit of Bath at 7 Terrace Walk, Bath BA1 1LN, and show them your booking receipt. They will then provide you with your activity materials. Please ensure that they give you 1 booklet for every 2 people that you have booked for.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Pen

Know before you go

  • The duration of this activity is around 3 hours
  • Distance: 4 km
  • Difficulty: Medium (Adults + older children)
  • Clues to solve: 16
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 18 reviews

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December 11, 2022

We had a great time we found everything except clue 12 where we couldn’t find the the plaque at 1a the crescent but this didn’t detract from a really fun few hrs exploring bath

November 24, 2022

We really enjoyed the treasure hunt. What a great way to see the city and visit some pubs along the way.

November 14, 2022

Product ID: 404124