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2 Hours to Save the King - Versailles

A plot to uncover in the city or in the grove of the Palace - Versailles

1679 : We are in the midst of the poisons affair, one of the biggest criminal cases in French history. Louis XIV learns with amazement that a large part of the court of Versailles is involved. He will be the victim of an assassination attempt.

Gabriel Nicolas de la Reynie, first lieutenant general of police who notably invented public lighting and who is at the origin of the term "police commissioner" is in charge of the investigation. Despite his tenacity, the sponsor has never been unmasked!

Eight suspects among the biggest names in the kingdom: Françoise-Athénaïs de Mortemart de Rochechouart de Montespan, Philippe d'Orléans, Madame de Sévigné, the iron mask, the Prince of Condé, Olympe Mancini, Antonin de Lauzun, the great Mademoiselle.

Eight centuries later, it is up to you to finally establish the truth.

What will happen during your scavenger hunt:

Duration of the game: 2 hours

You will be welcomed by you dedicated instructor-investigator, he/she will introduce the story, give you all the documents you will need to start your inquiry and make the teams.

Search for clues and solve the riddles.

End of the game: Explanations and announcement of the winning team by your investigator-trainer.

Meeting Point: under Louis XIV's statue, 1 place d'arme, in front of the Palace of Versailles.

Available in english and in french - Specify when booking

Your contact on this investigation:

Arthur  (

Native of Versailles and passionate about its history, working in historical tourism for 5 years, I will guide you on this game in order to give you every chance to succeed! We will meet again at the end of this affair for an ultimate taste test/surprise.

Here is my France Bleu interview from June 2022 on this dark affair! :

Interview France Bleu | Juin 2022Arthur Rault
00:00 / 04:12
City of Versailles
(quartier Saint-Louis)
Individuals: 25 €
Team Building: 35 €

(Privatization of the investigation with your dedicated investigator-trainer)
If you have a promotional code: Insert it at the 3rd step of your order.
Castle's Park
(Ticket for the Musical Fountain Show (10€) included)
Individuals: 35 €
Team Building:
45 €

(Privatization of the investigation with your dedicated investigator-trainer)
If you have a promotional code:
Insert it at the 3rd step of your order.
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 Our engraving gallery:

The beginnings of the investigation:

Our most radiant congratulations to the entire Jérôme team from Bouygues Telecom. 
A perfect score in record time! 
Best team of investigators since October 12, 2023

24 hours before the experience, if the client deems the weather or health circumstances unfavorable, he/she can, on a simple request by email or telephone, cancel and be reimbursed in full.

Our reading advice:
The Survival Guide to the Court of Versailles
by Laurane Bourgoint

The best guide to putting Versailles in your life! Forget boring lessons and immerse yourself in a fascinating journey to the court of Versailles.
To order on the author's exciting website;

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