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New York City Scavenger Hunt: The Many Lives of Manhattan

From City Hall to Washington Square Park, this hunt will take you to all the best sights and hidden gems!

Starting Area: 11 Centre St, NY, New York 10007, USA

About by Let's Roam

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 New York City 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 Many Lives of Manhattan Scavenger Hunt:

Team Happy Birthday Nehal: Oscar Wilde once said "Life imitates art more than art imitates life." Have your team imitate art by posing as statues!

Team Chaks: First things first, take an epic photo with your team!

Team The Luchadores: Land ahead! Take a selfie of you and a teammate staring off into the distance.

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

Team Serenas Birthday Squaaa?????: You showed up late to the party, but you can make up for it! Compliment the smile of a party member and snap a photo of their reaction.

Team Serenas Birthday Squaaa?????: Take a photo with an improvised birthday crown.

Team Serenas Birthday Squaaa?????: Get everyone on the team to get in the shape of the birthday person's age using their hands, arms, and legs.

Team Hey Hey We’re The Monkeys: Take a photo of your co-conspirators worshipping the team leader.

Team Hey Hey We’re The Monkeys: Take an epic team photo that could be a poster for your scavenger hunt!

Team Team Cookies: Become an icon at an iconic landmark.

Team Fantastic 4: Imitate your idols! Snap a photo of a team member playing Marco Polo.

Team Fantastic 4: Food is art too! Take a photo of a team member in front of a local restaurant.

Team Team Badgers: Take an epic team photo!

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

Team Vegbians: Take an epic team photo!

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 New York City 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!

New York City Leaderboards

PlaceTeam NameScore
1Co’s Comrades4632
2Happy Birthday Nehal3200
3Just us3055
5The Pokémon Goers2877
New York City Team Building Scavenger Hunt

Starting at only $11/Person


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 Let's Roam 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.

What will I find on the The Many Lives of Manhattan scavenger hunt?

The Many Lives of Manhattan will help you discover new exciting things, taking you to popular attractions and secret sites even the locals don't know about. We'll lead you to 'must-see' landmarks and treasures including: City Hall, Chinatown, Bowery. Need more details? You can find additional scavenger hunt information here.

Is the The Many Lives of Manhattan scavenger hunt good for team building?

Of course! We have a whole team of New York City team building experts at that can help turn the The Many Lives of Manhattan scavenger hunt into the engaging, energizing team building activity your company needs. Our team can customize any team building scavenger hunt to include a tailored route, a special starting and ending location, custom questions about your company, and your logo. Click here for more info on how to start your New York City team building adventure.

How do I buy tickets and start the New York City scavenger hunt?

It's easy! Start by buying scavenger hunt tickets from our store. Tickets can be used for the New York City scavenger hunt or any city scavenger hunt (we have more than 400 hunts in cities across the globe). After securing your tickets, choose the city you want to explore. Download the Let's Roam app (our awesome parent company), select your adventure/activity, and start your epic journey!

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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