$12 for Watson Adventures' Secrets of Wall Street Scavenger Hunt on October 10 at 1 p.m. See Below for October 17.

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In a Nutshell

  • Learn about your city
  • Compete against teams to solve puzzles
  • Perfect for groups or meeting new people

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 11, 2009. Amount paid never expires. Rain date (only in the case of severe weather): Saturday, October 24, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For general inquiries, please call (877) 9GO-HUNT x12. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Click above to buy for October 10 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Click here for October 17 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Don your deerstalkers, thinking caps, and sleuthing sneakers as you prepare to navigate the enigmatic streets of Lower Manhattan on a mysterious quest for knowledge, fun, and bragging rights with today's deal to Watson Adventures. For $12, you get one ticket to the Secrets of Wall Street Scavenger Hunt (normally $24.50). More exciting than a trip to the movies or a pickup game of pickleball, this two-hour game for teams of adults will take you to Bowling Green, the National Museum of the American Indian, Custom House, and more. Call your puzzle-solving savants and genius girlfriends to get this Groupon and build an unstoppable scavenging team.

Compete against teams of six adults with a list of clues and questions that will lead you to the Stock Exchange, a giant bull, and a spooky cemetery in search of the fascinating facts and history that will win you the game and the glory. Search your city during the most beautiful time of year, and let a pile of leaves break your fall after a scavenger hunt defeat. In victory, the red and orange leaves make eco-friendly confetti with which to celebrate in the crisp fall air.

Meet at the flagpole just inside Battery Park at the entrance on Broadway, across the street from Bowling Green to begin your fun and challenging afternoon of competition, teamwork, and brainpower. Be sure to wear comfy clothes and shoes, and don't bring anything heavy. Go alone and meet new friends, or bring your best pals, coworkers, or special someone to test the strength of your bonds. Teams are comprised of six people. But if you’re not arriving with six people, don’t worry - Watson Adventures will pair you up with other fun-loving hunters to form a full team. In the event of severe weather, the hunts will be rescheduled for October 24.


New York magazine named Watson Adventures one of the top five city tours, and the scavenger hunts are featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post, Daily Candy, and elsewhere.

  • The hunt is challenging (good luck finishing on time) and competitive (it’s one step shy of paintball). – Daily Candy

Yelpers give Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunts four stars:

  • The people who own the place too are really great...It makes learning history so much more fun about the city you live in! I just wish more of my friends were interested in this! – Joanie K.
  • They are a great way to deal with friends and family when they are blowing up the air mattress in your cramped studio apartment for the week. – Collin M.
  • I had a good time and would recommend this for corporate team building, birthday parties or for those who are looking for something to do with a big group that does not involve alcohol or athleticism. – Reshma B.

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