Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Scavenger Hunt: A Day At The Zoo

Join us for a tour of one of the Windy City's best parks and one of the oldest zoos in North America!

Starting Area: 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

About 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 Chicago 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 A Day At The Zoo Scavenger Hunt:

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

Team You Dues You Lose: Take a photo for this caption: 'Just two peas in a pod'

Team Cloudy With A Chance Of Profanity: Capture a photo of the oldest and youngest team members high-fiving.

Team Cloudy With A Chance Of Profanity: Take an epic team photo that could be a poster for your scavenger hunt!

Team Team Miracle: Take a photo of the team standing in alphabetical order by first name.

Team Team Miracle: Capture a photo of the Captain walking an imaginary runway.

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

Team Studs: Take a photo for this caption: 'Oops! Looks like someone dropped it like its hot!'

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

Team Vagabonds: Take a picture of a perched bird

Team Vagabonds: Oscar Wilde once said 'Life imitates art more than art imitates life.' Have your team imitate art by posing as statues!

Team Team Pho: Artists can get jealous of other people's work. Take a photo of art you wish you made!

Team Team One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest: Take a picture of a building or an art piece showing “symmetry”.

Team Tiger: Take a photo of someone taking a photo.

Team The 2 Animals: Take a picture of something beautiful.

Perfect for Friends and Families scavenger hunts are great for large and small groups, kids and grownups alike.

This adventure will take you through the heart of Chicago 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!

Chicago Leaderboards

PlaceTeam NameScore
1The salty crackers6150
3Szadler 2266
4Wise Family2264
5Franger Family2263
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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. 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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