You want to try something different and make the most of the Christmas break. You want to have fun exploring the city without wandering aimlessly.
Treasure Hunt Birmingham will take you on a beautiful route, and send you to fab places, all at your own pace.
A much more active experience...”
...than a regular tour as you had to read the stories and solve the clues; much more engaging than just listening to a tour guide drone on.
Highly recommend it to absolutely anyone, though put on your walking shoes as it will give you a good workout.
We had such a laugh”
The clues and the maps are a lot of fun. We learnt new things and appreciated the beautiful scenery of Liverpool as we went around the city.
I would definitely recommend this to anyone as it was such an amazing experience. We had a lot of smiles and laughter and haven't stopped talking about it since.
... for FREE!
You don’t need to download or print anything and it doesn’t need any permissions.
Plus, you get to start when you want.
Bess sends you a series of treasure maps, leading you around the city.
The clues and maps are a lot of fun.
This is a great way to see the city!”
Bess sends you a series of clues and you have to search the city for answers.
Good banter from Captain Bess who sends you the clues!”
Black Beard Beth
Long Joe Silver
Along the way, Bess will tell you a few interesting facts and stories about the things you're spotting!”
We learnt new things and actually appreciated the beautiful scenery as we went around the city.
Captain Bess will invite you all to join the hunt!
We had such a laugh and a great day out!
Birmingham Town Hall - a beautiful Grade 1 listed venue in the heart of the city centre
The Library of Birmingham - this iconic public library was designed by architect Francine Houben. It resembles a gigantic stack of boxes, wrapped in a mesh of metal loops.
Centenary Square - a public square recently revamped that hosts festivals and activities in the city centre
Birmingham Canal Old Line - a historic and beautiful stretch of canal transports you back in time
The Argent Centre - a grant Grade 2 listed Victorian warehouse the multicoloured brickwork decorates a design reminiscent of renaissance Florence!
The Jewellery Quarter - on the edge of Birmingham's city centre lies this area steeped in incredible history home to more than 100 retailers, diamond dealers, and workshops
St Paul's Church - situated in a peaceful Gerogian square lies the iconic St Paul's Church
The Business District - this bustling modern district is home to high profile professional services, bars, cafes and restaurants galore, not to mention St Philip's Cathedral
Treasure Hunt Birmingham is a fun outdoor activity that's ideal for social distancing.
From Wednesday 2 December, Birmingham's local restrictions are Tier 3: Very High alert.
Since everything is outdoors you're still allowed to play as long as you follow the guidance:
Updated 27th November 2020 based on guidance from GOV.UK
We’re fully flexible. If you change your mind or if the government guidelines change, you can either choose a new date or we’ll give you a refund.
If it's patchy rain, you can spend more time in the pub breaks or stop elsewhere on the route: the game’s flexible.
If it's really bad on one day, you can either switch which day you play, or even start one day and finish the next.
If it's a total wash-out and you can't get round, we’ll give your money back, even if you've started the game.
Don’t worry, if you get stuck you can ask for a hint and Bess will get you on your way!
We make sure no-one ever gets completely stuck.
It’s X walking but you can take as many breaks as you like.
Telephone: 0121 285 7683
Text us: 07380 309380
Birmingham School of Art, 3 Margaret Street, Birmingham, B3 3BX