Sherlock Holmes City Game

Sherlock Holmes City Game
  • Citygame
  • Outside
  • Competitive
  • From 15

Sherlock Holmes City game

Sherlock Holmes city game is a murder game which can be played in every city in the world. Solve the murder with your colleagues, friends or family, wherever you are! The fun and interactive game filled with brain teasers, puzzles and a whole lot of British humour, is perfect for a team outing, business trip or as a fun activity with your family.

Looking for a way to make your city trip more exciting? The Sherlock Holmes city game is just what you are looking for!

How it works

The instructor explains the most important rules of the game. You then head into the center of Amsterdam in groups of 2 to 4 participants per team. Using drawing pins on an interactive map, you follow your own route through the city. Discover all that Amsterdam has to offer in two hours. The game is linked to the GPS; as soon as you reach a pin, a fun mission awaits you.

Discover like a local!

Work together to solve Balthazar's murder together.

About the Sherlock Holmes City Game

  • Instructor included
  • 2-4 players per team
  • 2 hours
  • Playable in Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish and Italian (accompaniment all in Dutch or English)
  • Available in Amsterdam, Haarlem and 300 other cities around the world

Important information

  • Charged smartphone
  • Internet connection
  • GPS enabled

Example of a day playing Sherlock Holmes city game

  • Meeting at the starting point
  • Checking alibis and motives while exploring the city
  • Going back to the 'police station' and choose the murderer and completing the game

The story

At the liberty festival a big crowd has come to celebrate freedom. The show has begun! But then, a man is lying in a puddle of blood with a knife in his back. The dead man is Balthazar, the head of Homeland security. The police have taken in four suspects for further questioning, but they can’t solve the murder on their own and call in Sherlock to help solve this high profile case.

Together with your group, consisting of up to four players per device, you will be playing the role of Sherlock and his trusted assistant Watson. Can you figure out if the alibis the suspects provided are true and can you confirm their motives? The fastest team to find out who the murderer is, wins the game!

How the Sherlock Holmes City Game works

Once you have arrived at the starting location, you and your team will start the game. After a small instruction your team will be checking out the alibis and motives of the suspects Maggie, Dean, Jonathan, and Charlotte. By moving around the city you will be able to go to locations which will prompt the assignments. Here you will find characters who are willing to help. But the information comes at a price! Solve their puzzles, chase down culprits and play along to get closer to solving the murder.

The game will take you past the most beautiful places in your city. During the game you can check your progress on the suspect board. Can you solve the murder?

Playing Sherlock Holmes City Game in larger groups

The Sherlock Holmes city game isn’t just fun in small groups, but for larger groups, too. Compete against each other and find our who will be the first to solve the murder. Playing with more groups will turn the game in to a very competitive experience, perfect as a teambuilding activity. Sherlock Holmes is a great way to explore a new city and to get to know each other, so the game is perfect for a business congress.

Price Sherlock Holmes City Game

Are you with less than 15 people, book for 15 people.
Play on your own device. (Tablet €5,- p.p. excl. VAT.)

Sherlock Holmes City Game

Play the Sherlock Holmes in Amsterdam centre.

  • 1,5-2 hour
  • 2 - 4

24,75 Excl. VAT (29,95 incl. VAT)

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