Lyon Croix-Rousse Highlights

4.23 (35 ratings)
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Play a city exploration game and make your way through traboules in one of Lyon’s most iconic neighborhoods, the Croix-Rousse. Solve clues to learn about the former Lyonnais silk workers, the Canuts, and travel even back in time to discover Roman ruins. 

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  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable
  • Best for couples
  • Recommended activity for families

Places you will visit


It will take you

57-87 mins

You will walk

4600 steps

Total distance

3.5 km


  • Experience life in Lyon in the past

  • Make your way through stunning passageways and courtyards

  • Meet a major feminine figure of Lyon, chef Eugénie Brazier, whose talent made Lyon the “French Capital of Gastronomy”


After years of being asleep in storage, you awaken as Guignol the puppet. 
Confused and lost in this unfamiliar world, you explore La Croix-Rousse in search of your puppeteer, Laurent Mourguet.
But years of slumber have left gaps in your memory. Where are the Canuts of years gone by? And why does nobody seem to remember you?
You only know one thing for certain: you must find your old partner.

Game route

Starting point Opéra National
1 Place de la Comédie, 69001 Lyon, France
Finish point Fresque des Lyonnais
2 Rue de la Martinière, 69001 Lyon, France
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Heather Rakotonirainy

04 Nov 2023


19 May 2023

Emmanuel Gendrot

10 Apr 2023
Un bon jeu mais attention tout est en anglais.


07 Apr 2023


13 Mar 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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