Famous People in Brussels

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Experience some of the capital of Europe’s most renowned and beautiful hotspots, visiting the Royal Park, the Cathedral and the famed Grand Place. Learn about Brussels’ most powerful influencers, be the king, artist, writer, scientist and many more, all of whom contributed great changes to society. 

Will you prove yourself worthy of discovering the true local heroes of Belgium? 


  • Can be played on
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • During these hours
    Whole day

  • Languages

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  • - Find where van Gogh sold his last painting whilst still living.

  • - See the hotel where Brad Pitt stayed recently and the former prison where Karl Marx was incarcerated.

  • - Step into an emperor’s shoes and walk where Charles V did.

  • - Learn all about rebellions against French emperors and Germans by the hand of the painter of Napoleon or the heroine spy, Gabrielle Petit.

  • - Unveil secrets of the seventh art with the Lumiere brothers

  • - Discover prominent women who scrawled their names into history.


When you’re invited to participate in a game show for some of the cleverest people in Brussels, where you can win €10 000, you don’t hesitate to go. Especially since you’re in so much debt from studying abroad. 
But you soon realize you’re in over your head and the only way to possibly win is through unconventional means. 
Are you ready to get the prize, no matter what? 

Experience's route

Starting point Maison du Roi
Grand Place 1000, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
Finish point Marie Curie and Einstein
Pl. De Brouckère 31, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

Places you will visit


It will take you

54-84 mins

You will walk

4860 steps

Total distance

3.7 km

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

04 Jun 2024
Mozil: best game ever Kelsey: the correction for some riddle's didn't make sense but it was fun 🤗

Юлия Гид Португалия

27 Oct 2023
super nice. filled with interesting information. but I will work a bit on root descrition (sometimes it’s missleading).

Anna Latos

21 Jun 2022

Questin tarantino

08 Feb 2022
I've been living in Brussels long time and I rediscovered so many places and new histories related with famous people. I love it

Curiositas Mundus

29 Oct 2021
great quest! I'm a guide at the city and still I have learned some interesting tips about the city an their inhabitants. Thank you!

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