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Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunts - Philadelphia

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Address: Philadelphia, PA 19130
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+1 877-946-4868
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See your world with new eyes on a scavenger hunt. Teams of up to six people...

See your world with new eyes on a scavenger hunt. Teams of up to six people will tackle tricky, humorous questions about the objects and places discovered. Available in museums and neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia, including the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Franklin Institute, Old Philadelphia, Reading Terminal Market and more. Themes include murder mysteries, Harry Potter, ghosts and more. Public, private and corporate events available.

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Great way to know the history and monuments of the city and a great way to share time with friends. Needs to have a little more time.

Reviewed 8 December 2016
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Weston, Florida
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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Great way to know the history and monuments of the city and a great way to share time with friends. Needs to have a little more time.

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Dallas,PA
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

A group of teachers and school staff let loose in the Franklin Institute. A large group of adults ran around the museum trying to solve a murder. The clues were at times challenging, and it felt like an activity for adults. (Even though we were surrounded by kids) The staff in charge of the scavenger hunt gave clear directions and... More 

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New York, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Went on the Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunt at the Franklin Museum. It was very well thought out and run. A great way to run through most sections of the Museum. My only "complaint" is that I would have liked 2 1/2 hours to complete rather than 2 hours .. so that a little time could be spend looking at some... More 

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Albany, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

This is a comprehensive murder-mystery and scavenger hunt combo. The game introduces itself as a murder with four suspects, with brief descriptions of each suspect. It involves a series of clues with missing words or phrases, and players have to visit each clue's assigned gallery (i.e., room where art is displayed) within the museum, and find the missing word or... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

Awesome time. Great learning experience without even realizing you were learning. Great teamwork and lots of laughs

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 5 November 2010

We did a Watson Adventures scavenger hunt at the Philadelphia Museum of Art during Thanksgiving weekend. Our family ranged in age from 3 to 78 and everyone had a great time. The questions were engaging and intellectual and it was an amazing way to see the museum. Our MC from Watson Adventures was energetic and organized. I now want to... More 

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