Washington D.C., D.C.

Washington D.C. Scavenger Hunt: The Ghosts of Washington D.C.

Meet the ghosts who haunt Washington's famed landmarks on this ghost tour scavenger hunt!

Starting Area: 1567 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20502, USA

About ScavengerHunt.com by Big City

Twenty plus challenges. Two hours. One epic adventure. Your team will solve puzzles, complete challenges, and explore historic landmarks. On this modern day treasure hunt in Washington D.C. you will compete for the top spot in your city. You can start you scavenger hunt at any time your group is ready. Learn how it works.

Below are the top rated photos challenges that teams have completed on the The Ghosts of Washington D.C. Scavenger Hunt:

Team Nokidschristmas: Take an epic team photo that could be a poster for your scavenger hunt!

Team Country Roads: Find something that stands on 3 legs.

Team Team Tinschert: Do you hear wedding bells? Take a photo with everyone pretending to be at a wedding.

Team Knarkle: Got any philosophers on your team? Take a picture of a team member posing as The Thinker.

Team Knarkle: Reenact the cover of The Beatles Abbey Road. Be safe!

Team Knarkle: Take a photo that shows the best view of the skyline of your city. The top photo will be made the photo on our our website for the hunt.

Team Knarkle: Capture two of your cronies standing back-to-back, ready to duel.

Team No Turning Back: Take a photo of a teammate and make sure they're okay!

Team Team Baby Shark: Meet a sculpture, a painting or some other work of art.

Team The Ghouls: Take a picture of a symmetrical building or structure!

Team The Ghouls: The pigeon was invented in 1843. Just kidding! Pigeons are so rampant that the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918 does not apply to the feral pigeon. Instead, they are usually legal to kill.

Team Family??: Take a photo of your allies standing in order of height.

Team Family??: Take a photo of a teammate and make sure they're okay!

Team Family??: Take a picture of the entire team doing the same action as you.

Team Fred: Encircle a beautiful landmark with your hands or heads.

Perfect for Friends and Families

ScavengerHunt.com scavenger hunts are great for large and small groups, kids and grownups alike.

This adventure will take you through the heart of Washington D.C. and let you see how it has changed over time, while also having fun. We look forward to guiding you through this quest.

Complete interactive photo and trivia challenges. Every player plays an important role in your quest to get a high score and reach the top of the leader board.

Book your tickets today! Happy hunting!

Washington D.C. Leaderboards

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Why Do A Scavenger Hunt With Us?

Every scavenger hunt we make is designed to bring teams together and help hunters see the city in a whole new way. Be prepared to learn something new and have a great time. Our software helps us customize your scavenger hunt to your tastes as you solve clues. At the end of your hunt, you'll be ready to do it in another city!

How It Works

Your scavenger hunt will lead your group across town to the best-known landmarks as well as hidden gems. Along the way, you and your teammates will complete fun photo challenges, test your knowledge of local trivia, and solve riddles that will bring your entire group together. ScavengerHunt.com by Big City is a great way to explore a new city or learn more about an old favorite. Learn how it works.

Why It's The Perfect Gift

Our scavenger hunt tickets are flexible and can be used in any of our locations for up to two years. When you purchase as a gift you will receive an instant printable card for the recipient.

How Long is a Scavenger Hunt?

Our scavenger hunts take about 2 hours. You can pause your scavenger hunt if you'd like to explore a stop on the hunt or get drinks/food along the way.

When Can I Do The Hunt?

Do the scavenger hunt any day from 7am to 10pm, even holidays! No reservation is required for groups of less than 20.

Does everyone need an interactive role?

During your hunt each person will be texted photo challenges, trivia, and other activities for everyone to do together. We recommend purchasing a role for everyone in your group and kids over 6. If a person doesn't have their own device, you can have up to 4 roles on a single device. Our app will let you know when to pass the device to them when it's their turn.

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