Letchworth Garden City

(7 ratings)
Created by
Sarah Robb
Discover the secrets of the world’s first Garden City with an exciting walking quest through the tree-lined streets. 

Follow clues and solve puzzles to uncover the founding stories that created a revolutionary new way of living and working, along with an unsolved mystery that still confounds the city.   On a train route half-way between London and Cambridge, this beautiful city holds a fascinating quest that will open your eyes to a different piece of UK history.
How fast can your detective skills solve the clues and quirks of this pioneering garden city?
per group of 2
  • After booking, follow the instructions you receive by e-mail for playing this city game & walking tour.
  • 100% Money Back Guarantee if you don't enjoy the quest

Places you will visit


It will take you

76-106 mins

You will walk

6570 steps

Total distance

5 km


Find out the fascinating founding stories of the world’s first Garden City.Discover the story of the UK’s most unusual pub.Enjoy a tree-lined city walk, where black squirrels may join you en route.

Find out the fascinating founding stories of the world’s first Garden City.

Discover the story of the UK’s most unusual pub.

Enjoy a tree-lined city walk, where black squirrels may join you en route.

Starting point

Letchworth station

Know before you go

  • Quest available in English
  • This quest has 11 challenges
  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable


You are a detective who has intercepted a radio message from the notorious criminal known only as ‘Black Squirrel’
He is directing his henchmen to Letchworth Garden City, planning to steal a precious historical artefact

Can you solve the clues and navigate your way to the site before they do?
People exploring Glasgow with Questo

Guided by a mobile app

Download Questo, choose the game you want to play, then go to the starting point and explore.

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How does a
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.


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


(7 ratings)


Nov 2020
Good fun - even grumpy teen enjoyed


Nov 2020
we had fun


Sep 2020
We learnt alot about Letchworth we didn’t know, explored some new parts and really enjoyed the experience!

Victoria Palmer

Aug 2020
Really good fun. The final gate was padlocked so we lifted our daughter over it. We didn't realise we were being timed so had stopped for ice cream which increased our time by 20mins. Thank you for showing us parts of Letchworth we hadn't noticed before.