The Ghost of Wall Street, Historic Downtown New York

4.5 (8 ratings)
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New York started as a Dutch Colony of New Amsterdam. After a mere 40 years, it became a British Colony of New York. 

Walk the narrow winding streets of historic downtown where the mighty city has begun and see some of the most fantastic sights, such as Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty. You'll walk along Wall Street, and you'll stand next to the impregnable Federal Reserve. 

Have you heard of "Treasure Island"? An unfortunate pirate that inspired this story will be guiding your quest.
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  • Game ends in another place than it starts
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Places you will visit


It will take you

60-90 mins

You will walk

5910 steps

Total distance

4.5 km


  • Admire the breathtaking Brooklyn Bridge

  • See the Statue of Liberty from the closest point at the shore

  • Find out how Wall Street got its name

  • Discover the oldest restaurant in the country

  • Get to know where most of the world's gold is kept

  • Listen to the story of the never found pirate's treasure


It's always the same dream. You are trying to open an old chest. You struggle with the rusted lock, then the heavy lid gives way and reveals a treasure of silk, muslin, sugar, opium, and gold coins. You grasp for it, but it escapes your reach. You start gasping for air, realizing that you are underwater, and... you wake up.

You are a descendant of the most unfortunate pirate ever to sail the high seas — the infamous William Kidd. He was accused of piracy, and executed.

His treasure was never found...

Game route

Starting point Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House
1 Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004, USA
Finish point Brooklyn Bridge
89 South St, New York, NY 10038, USA
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Iren Gurarye

14 Nov 2023


07 Aug 2023
It was a very interesting quest! Funny and entertaining facts. Definitely a must visit part of the city, very beautiful. Highly recommend!

Ben Tamir

10 Feb 2023
Great route around Wall St. and old school New York!

Nina Zaks

10 Feb 2023
such a great route of downtown

Oleg Voitenko

08 Jan 2023

What does an
outdoor escape game look like?

  • 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.

  • Role-play

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


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