Historical London: the Gunpowder Plot [TEST MODE]

Created by
Charlotte Everett
Embark on a city adventure that takes you back to London in 1605, when five men were brewing a plan to stop Catholic suffering in England once and for all. Discover what happened on the fateful night of 5th of November, which is now celebrated as Guy Fawkes Day, by stepping into their shoes. 
Take a walk through an iconic area of London, where you will see sights that have made London renowned, like Trafalgar Square, with your journey culminating near the world-famous Palace of Westminster. 
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Places you will visit


It will take you

105-135 mins

You will walk

5250 steps

Total distance

4 km

Game route

Starting point St Dunstan-in-the-West
St Mary Le Strand Church, Strand, London WC2R 1ES, UK
Finish point Jewel Tower
Abingdon St, London SW1P 3JX, UK

Know before you go

    Quest available in English

    This quest has 12 challenges


The spymaster for King James has sent you to uncover the plot of Guy Fawkes and his co-conspirators – he fears they are trying to do something dastardly to disrupt the government of England. It's your job to investigate and separate rumour from fact. You are to first meet with an operative who will give you your first lead. 
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