Old Town Frankfurt: The Missing Treasure

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Play a city game that takes you on a walking tour through the heart of Frankfurt’s historic city center, where you follow clues and answer riddles to discover amazing places and local history.

You will learn about the storied history of Frankfurt’s old town, from the visually stunning Römerberg market, to the banks of the Main river, discovering lesser known sites along the way. 
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German, English
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  • Audio stories

Places you will visit


It will take you

74-104 mins

You will walk

5910 steps

Total distance

4.5 km


  • Explore Frankfurt’s charming Römerberg and Alte Stadt

  • Take a stroll along the River Main in search of often unseen sights

  • Learn about Frankfurt during the time of the Holy Roman Empire


The year is 1548.

The Holy Roman Empire dispatches Kaspar Spiess, the chief-inquisitor of the Emperor, to the Free City of Frankfurt to track down and locate stolen relics from the Cathedral of Saint Bartholomew.

There’s growing discontent within the city. After years of war with the Protestant Schmalkaldic League, the Imperial Free City is now once again under direct Imperial control, with Catholicism returned to power.

The theft of priceless relics from a Catholic church is a blatant affront to the Emperor, and only agents of the Schmalkaldic League would dare to be so bold. An attack on the church is an attack on the empire, and the relics must be returned swiftly.

After hours of grueling travel, there’s no time to lose. Track down the thieves and locate the missing relics. The Holy Roman Empire demands it!

Game route

Starting point Kaiserdom St. Bartholomäus
Markt 5, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Finish point Old St Nicholas Church Alte Nikolaikirche
Römerberg 28, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Will Barker

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Cierra Amrine

05 Jan 2023
the globe GPS was off and we had to skip

Milan Fox

05 Jan 2023

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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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