Historical Paris: Occupation & Liberation Story

3.88 (8 reviews)
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Occupation, betrayal and resistance. Play a city exploration game and journey through the epicentre of Paris, the City of Light, and to discover its dark history during World War Two. Get to know the hidden spots and stories that reveal the Nazi strategy of occupation and the city’s eventual liberation.
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  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable
  • Best for couples
  • Recommended activity for families

Places you will visit


It will take you

42-72 mins

You will walk

5250 steps

Total distance

4 km


  • Learn of Hitler’s plan to destroy Paris’ most beautiful buildings

  • Discover the place where the Nazis burned great works of art, including Picasso’s

  • See the bullet holes from the resistance fighting that led to Paris’ liberation


You are a Polish 18-year-old on a mission to piece together the story of your great-grandfather, a heroic resistance fighter in Paris during WW2! Your family has always found it too painful to talk about the war, but you are dying to know what happened. Armed with his old, half-ruined scrapbook, you set off in search of answers. All you know is that he helped to save Paris at the end of the war, then never spoke about it again.

Game route

Starting point Charles de Gaulle Statue
75008 Paris, France
Finish point Quai de Montebello
8 Quai de Montebello, 75005 Paris, France
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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.

  • Role-play

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



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28 Apr 2022

Viktoria Birkerod Hinke

10 Apr 2022


31 Mar 2022
This is a great quest, giving you the chance to learn about the more recent history and landmarks of Paris. Really fun!

María Ayón

23 Jan 2022
The game was fantastic, it takes you to some of the most famous landmarks of the city and tells you very interesting and different stories! We really enjoyed the challenges and the walk around the city 🤗


13 Apr 2022
Not too bad. very interesting story, and the history was fascinating. one clue was complete nonsense though, and as that was early on it soured the rest. (construction works and police cordons threw off a lot of the directions, so some more explicit signposting would be helpful)


3588 XP
Viktoria Birkerod Hinke
3580 XP
Rebeka Lapos
3573 XP