Ancient Rome: The prostitute empress in Suburra

(17 ratings)
Created by
Martina Giovanelli
Play a city game where you will learn about Roman history and visit some hidden gems of the eternal city. 

You will play the role of an archeologist who must solve the murder of her ancestor Valeria Messalina, wife of the Roman emperor Claudius.

Are you up for the challenge?
per group of 2
  • After booking, follow the instructions you receive by e-mail for playing this city game & walking tour.
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Places you will visit


It will take you

67-97 mins

You will walk

5910 steps

Total distance

4.5 km


Discover the charming streets of Monti while playing the quest

Explore the Roman Forum 

Get to see the Colosseum from up close!

Starting point

Piazza della Suburra

Know before you go

  • Quest available in English, Italian
  • This quest has 10 challenges
  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable


It’s 2021: you are Giulia, a young archeologist with a special connection to Ancient Rome. You are the descendant of Valeria Messalina, spouse of Claudius, who reigned over Rome from 41 to 54 A.D. A legend about this woman who dressed up as a prostitute has been haunting your family for centuries. She would roam the streets of Rome in search of men, but her life was cut short by a gruesome murder. 

Now it’s up to you to solve the mystery of her death. 
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Download Questo, choose the game you want to play, then go to the starting point and explore.

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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.


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


(17 ratings)


Aug 2021
Great game and easy to solve! brings you to lesser known areas of Rome!

Caroline Travi

Jul 2021
Thank you! everything was great except for the "wall" answer, since I still strongly believe it was an arche;-)

Alexandra Zubchevska

Jun 2021
Hurd to find the last location.

Manuela Di Lauro

Jun 2020
Very very nice!


Jun 2020
The quest leads you to see beautiful Roman landmarks and gives some knowledge on the history of this ancient city.