Famous People in Brussels

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Experience some of the capital of Europe’s most renowned and beautiful hotspots, visiting the Royal Park, the Cathedral and the famed Grand Place. Learn about Brussels’ most powerful influencers, be the king, artist, writer, scientist and many more, all of whom contributed great changes to society. 

Will you prove yourself worthy of discovering the true local heroes of Belgium? 

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Places you will visit


It will take you

54-84 mins

You will walk

5250 steps

Total distance

4 km


- Find where van Gogh sold his last painting whilst still living.

- See the hotel where Brad Pitt stayed recently and the former prison where Karl Marx was incarcerated.

- Step into an emperor’s shoes and walk where Charles V did.

- Learn all about rebellions against French emperors and Germans by the hand of the painter of Napoleon or the heroine spy, Gabrielle Petit.

- Unveil secrets of the seventh art with the Lumiere brothers

- Discover prominent women who scrawled their names into history.

Game route

Starting point Maison du Roi
Grand Place 1000, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
Finish point Marie Curie and Einstein
Pl. De Brouckère 31, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

Know before you go

    Quest available in English

    This quest has 13 challenges

    Best during the day


    Best for couples

    Recommended activity for families


When you’re invited to participate in a game show for some of the cleverest people in Brussels, where you can win €10 000, you don’t hesitate to go. Especially since you’re in so much debt from studying abroad. 
But you soon realize you’re in over your head and the only way to possibly win is through unconventional means. 
Are you ready to get the prize, no matter what? 
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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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Curiositas Mundus

Oct 2021
great quest! I'm a guide at the city and still I have learned some interesting tips about the city an their inhabitants. Thank you!

Yoko Herstory

Oct 2021
Singers, painters, actors, philosophers, scientists... All of these nice things that I love so much are in this tour. I really enjoyed it! 👍🏻🤗


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Yoko Herstory
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Tara Connolly
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