Discovering old Strasbourg

Strasbourg has cathedral at the foot of which the city has grown over the centuries. As an economic centre, the Gutenberg district was the seat of the Town Hall and the River Customs. The “Petite France” district is made up of typical half-timbered houses.

topics discussed

Discovery of essential monuments – Observation of different architectural styles (half-timbered houses, 16th and 17th centuries) – Vision of the city centre evolution over the centuries – Famous figures (Maurice de Saxe, Benjamin Zix).

educational value

The treasure hunt consists of a road book with a content that allows you to:

  • To discover the local cultural heritage: the history and anecdotes of the must-see buildings are highlighted
  • To boost the observational skills: the questions are used to find answers on the walls of the buildings
  • To develop spatial orientation: the itinerary to follow is specified
  • To encourage teamwork: a single roadmap is distributed to each team, consisting of 5 to 8 members

game process

  • The group is welcomed at the start and finish by our animator
  • The treasure hunt is performed autonomously under the supervision of your guides
  • The animator ensures a telephone hotline in order to provide assistance to a team in difficulty. The animator’s mobile number is given in the road book
  • At the end of the game, the animator corrects and distributes traditional gingerbread to the participants and accompanying persons
Duration 2 H 00
Departure / Arrival Place du château / Place Saint Thomas
Included in the service Treasure hunt + gingerbread / Price per student: 12-18 years : 6,50 € – Accompanying persons : free / Minimum number of participants : 10
Available versions
12-18 years old  
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