A moderately cryptic challenge to test your skills around Covent Garden and the West End. Thirteen clues ending at a friendly pub.
Start Location: Benugo Bar & Kitchen at the BFI Start Time: Mon-Sat 10am-3pm, Sun 11am-2pm (so 2pm is latest start time). Duration: 2.5-3.5 hrs inc 90 min optional break (for lunch, if you fancy) Difficulty: Medium Local Knowledge: Low - just bring an A-Z! Name: Cryptic Covent Caper
Starting a stone's throw from the walls of ancient Londinium attempt our evening challenge in the city.
Start Location: Jugged Hare (Large group? Try the roomy Barbican Camera Cafe, diagonally opp.) Start Time: Mon-Sun 3-8pm (so 8pm is latest start time). Duration: 2-3 hours including two tavern breaks (2.3 miles) Difficulty: Easy-Medium Local Knowledge: None, just bring a map Name: City Lights Evening Trail
This trail has a romantic twist. Starting at The Victoria, you'll wander through parks and sample sweet somethings.
Start Location: The Victoria Start Time: Mon-Sat 12-4pm (so 4pm is the latest you can start). Duration: 2-3 hours inc 45 min break Difficulty: Easy-medium Local Knowledge: Medium. Bring an A-Z map. (Get stuck on a clue? Request a hint). Name: Cupid's Conundrums
Watch the city fade into the night with our evening trail. Starting at Southbank's Concrete bar, you'll travel high and low, from river views to hidden basement bars.
Start Location: Concrete Bar at the Hayward Gallery Start Time: Tue-Sat 2pm-8pm (so 8pm is latest start time), Sun-Mon 2pm-5pm (so 5pm is latest start time). Duration: 2-3 hours including two bar breaks Difficulty: Easy-medium Local Knowledge: None Name: Bright Lights Evening Trail
Relive the forgotten tales from those who lived, fought and died in the City.
Start Location: Smiths of Smithfield Start Time: Mon-Sat start 11am-1.30pm (so 1.30pm is latest start). Duration: 2-3 hours including one break (2 miles) Difficulty: Easy-Medium Local Knowledge: None, just bring a map Name: Lost Souls of the City
Built in conjunction with the Guardian. Starting at an arts cafe amongst industrial warehouses, embark on an east-end adventure.
Start Location: Counter Cafe Start Time: Tue-Sat 10.45am-12.45pm (so 12.45pm is the latest you can start), unavailable on Sunday. Duration: 3-5 hours including one 45 min and two 15 min breaks (3 miles) Difficulty: Easy-medium Local Knowledge: None, just bring a map Name: Guardian East-End Explorer Trail
Starting in Southwark Park, embark on an exploration of the local community - once industrial, now regenerated. This cryptic trail will guide you through leafy gardens, you'll browse local shops and visit contemporary art galleries.
Start Location: Dilston Grove Start Time: Wed-Sat 11.30am-1.30pm, Sun 11.30am-12.30pm. Duration: 2-4 hours including one 45 minute break. Difficulty: Easy-medium Local Knowledge: None, just bring a map Name: Discover Southwark
Discover the magic of Science. Experience the weird and the wonderful, from chimpanzee brains to floating homes. Win a 'Certified Scientist' badge if you complete the trail.
Start Location: Science Museum main entrance Start Time: Every day 10am-2.30pm (so 2.30pm is the latest start time). Museum closes 6pm. Duration: 2.5-3.5 hours including an optional 1-hour break for food or drink, and two 10-minute breaks for your own exploration. Difficulty: Easy. Suitable for all ages. Children under 8 may need assistance with the clues. Local Knowledge: None - just pick up a map of the museum when you arrive. Name: Science Museum Discovery Trail
Explore the west end and an open space, finishing at a bar with a view. Ten clues to solve.
Start Location: Market Place Bar and Cafe Start Time: Any day between 12pm and 2.30pm (so 2.30pm is the latest you can start). Duration: 2-4 hours, inc 30 min break at a cafe Difficulty: Medium Local Knowledge: Low - just bring an A-Z map! Name: Hidden Places, Open Spaces
We've all seen it: weird, wacky, political, cute, funny and sometimes just plain rude. That's street art. But you may be surprised by how much you've missed. So we'll help you find it.
Start Location: Jaguar Shoes Start Time: Tue-Sun midday to 3.30pm (so the latest you can start is 3.30pm). Duration: 2-3 hours including two 30 min breaks (1.5 miles) Difficulty: Easy-medium Local Knowledge: None (and no street art knowledge required) - just bring an A to Z. Name: Shoreditch Street Art Trail
Most HiddenCity hunts are £20 per team. You can have as many people as you like on a team as you are paying per phone.
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When can I play?
On most trails you can play any day within 28 days of signing up. Some trails require you to book a date. These trails have limited availability. Each hunt states the earliest and latest time you can start.