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Old Town Auburn: Scavenger Hunt Self-Guided Walking Tour

Old Town Auburn: Scavenger Hunt Self-Guided Walking Tour

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From US$ 49 per group up to 6

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Discover Old Town Auburn California in a whole new way. Explore at your own pace, see the key sights, and have a blast solving 20 unique challenges on your smartphone.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Take in gold rush history as you explore this former gold rush town
  • Marvel at the 120+ year old architecture
  • Follow clues on your smartphone and solve fun challenges along the way
Full description

Enjoy a guided walking tour of the beautiful and interesting parts of Old Town Auburn California. Follow clues on your smartphone and solve interesting puzzles along the way. Play with your group at your own pace as the game guides you through the city. Solve the 20 fun and unique challenges on the scavenger hunt as you learn local history and walk for approximately 2 miles. Gain points for correct answers and aim for a high score on the leader board. See the cute and historic Old Town. See the historic courthouse. Get a selfie with the icon of Auburn, the statue of the miner who first discovered gold here in 1850. Explore some of Auburn's major attractions as well as its less-known gems. With no in-person guide to wait for, play any time that fits your schedule.

  • Access to the Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour for a group of 1 to 6 people
  • One ticket covers the entire group
  • Food and drinks
  • Live guide
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Begin your self-guided quest outside the entrance to the Placer County Museum.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Charged Smartphone
  • Internet access

Know before you go

  • A smartphone with a mobile internet connection is required
  • Please redeem your ticket on the website before arrival
  • The time to complete the tour varies depending on your pace and whether you stop along the way
  • Most groups take between 2 and 3 hours to complete the activity
  • Free parking may be available or paid parking may be required depending on the day and local events

Product ID: 404289