Delivering the unexpected

The Postal Museum opens on 28 July 2017 ‘British postal services helped to shape the modern world. The Postal Museum works to connect people through this human story of communication, industry and innovation by making it accessible to all.’ The Postal Museum’s Collections Development Policy The collection spans five centuries of history, revealling Britain’s remarkable … More Delivering the unexpected

Happy New Year!

A Review of Clue-solving adventures  in 2016 We have shared some great adventures.   We’ve explored a number of top London art galleries and museums. We’ve discovered heritage around London. We’ve solved puzzles in Escape Rooms ….. …and taken part in puzzle hunts and solved murder mysteries….. We’ve enjoyed wine and chocolates, tried craft beers … More Happy New Year!

Discovering London’s countryside and urban heritage

Chingford is a suburb of London on the London/Essex border and sits on the edge of Epping Forest. Chingford Countryside Originally the whole parish of Chingford lay within the ancient Forest of Essex. The Domesday figures for swine-pastures show that Chingford was well-wooded in the 11th century, although the parish had a considerable amount of arable land, … More Discovering London’s countryside and urban heritage

Hunting Scottish Connections

The latest treasure hunt organised by Treasure hunts in London took place at the V&A Museum. Discovering the V&A Museum This museum was founded in 1852 and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. It is the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. This year the V&A was awarded the Art … More Hunting Scottish Connections

Valentine’s Adventure at The Tate Britain

Treasure hunt and wine at a Top London Art Gallery The Tate Britain features the most important collection of British art from 1500 to the present day. The works include art from Constable to Turner, Blake to Hockney and Bacon to Gainsborough. Teams explored the gallery to find art on the theme of love on the Love and … More Valentine’s Adventure at The Tate Britain

Park Life – A Green Treasure Hunt in Vauxhall

 Treasure Hunts in London organised a treasure hunt exploring parks around Vauxhall. The adventure started at Oval underground station. Players gathered at the station to collect their clue packs. They reviewed the questions before setting off to explore the parks. All the clues were given as haikus. It was a very hot day and one team found a … More Park Life – A Green Treasure Hunt in Vauxhall