Lyon Old Town: Escape the Nazi

4.42 (290 ratings)
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Play a thrilling adventure game where your mission is to break free from the city limits of Lyon. You will follow clues to discover fascinating places in the old town and their mysterious histories. 

Discover monuments from the Renaissance, uncover secret passageways that were used to escape from the Nazis, and learn about the enchanting local history. 

Are you ready to escape Lyon?


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

  • During these hours
    Whole day

  • Languages
    English, French

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  • Envision and reenact the terror of being caught by the Nazis

  • Maneuver through the secret passageways (traboules) and hidden courtyards of Lyon

  • Admire stunning statues and fountains


The year is 1944 and France is under Nazi occupation.

You are Madeleine Lavigne, code named Isabelle, a member of the French Resistance and a Secret Service agent. 

Through a small oversight, your identity has been compromised and the Lyon Police have a warrant for your arrest as a wanted terrorist. 

You must escape. A plane is waiting for you across the country, but first, you need to make it to the train.

Experience's route

Starting point Hôtel de Ville de Lyon
1 Place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, France
Finish point Statue of the Republic
14 Place Carnot, 69002 Lyon, France

Places you will visit


It will take you

62-92 mins

You will walk

4340 steps

Total distance

3.3 km

  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable
  • Best for couples
  • Don't play in the night
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Lotte Neijenhuis

nice route though Lyon. Saw places ee haven't seen before


23 Jul 2024

Vincent Vyncke

23 Jul 2024

A. Lepage

21 Jul 2024
1 adulte et 1 jeune de 11 ans. nous avons bien aimé ! Nous n’avons pas compris l’énigme à résoudre avec les nombres associés à des lettres à l’étape où il est question du message de Henri.

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