Ghosts of Madrid: Night Walk

Created by
Cornelia Rauchberger
Play a city exploration game and go on this spooky mission as the ghost of Diego Velázquez, the famous painter of the Spanish Golden Age, all on your smartphone.

Follow clues and solve puzzles to save your lost soul, while checking out landmarks such as the Royal Palace, Puerta del Sol, the Literary Quarter, the Prado Museum, and much more.

Start the night walk right now and discover Madrid at your own pace, without a guide.
per person
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English, Spanish

Places you will visit


It will take you

75-105 mins

You will walk

5250 steps

Total distance

4 km


Become a famous ghost and follow clues that will help you find eternal peace. Unless, of course, your soul is doomed to serve a different sentence…

Discover the secret behind Velázquez’s most famous painting, Las Meninas.

Explore secret gems such as the world’s oldest theatre, the home of the Spanish tooth fairy, and more.

Learn about Madrid's history in an entertaining and engaging way.

Visit the most haunted places in town.

Game route

Starting point Real Basilica of Saint Francis the Great
C. San Buenaventura, 1, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Finish point Velázquez Monument (Prado Museum)
P.º del Prado, 11, 28014 Madrid, Spain

Know before you go

    Quest available in English, Spanish

    This quest has 12 challenges

    Best at night

    Please be cautious of traffic

    Don’t enter the places, not part of the experience

    If parents/guardians, filter the content for kids

    Use the phone flashlight for clues if needed


A black raven lands on the tree in the centre of the gloomy square. Its caw rouses you from your sleep on the church stairs.

A new night of purgatory has begun.

You’ve lost track of how long you’ve been doing this. It must be centuries. You often wonder if people still remember you, Diego Velázquez, the greatest painter of the Spanish Golden Age!

Lately, you’ve been feeling that your dreary existence as a ghost has been expiation enough. But little do you know that today is your Day of Reckoning…
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Discover new places

As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.

Solve puzzles, crack riddles

You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

Learn fun history

Each place comes with its own bit of history that you’ll discover as you walk.


Put yourself in the shoes of a famous fictional character and play out their story.



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miryam arroyo villora

Dec 2021
muy divertido

Raul Zapatero

Dec 2021


Dec 2021

Lynn B

Oct 2021
Kind of challenging on a rainy night but it was still fun!

Francesca La Monica

Oct 2021
c'était super! merci!


Raul Zapatero
3700 XP
miryam arroyo villora
3700 XP
3700 XP

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