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Historic Fairmount Park Scavenger Hunt

Discover and explore six historic houses, their architecture and history, on this fun and engaging 3.5-hour scavenger hunt in Fairmount Park.


Saturday, July 27, 2019


9:00am - 1:00pm


Lloyd Hall
1 Boathouse Row
Philadelphia, PA

Purchase tickets before June 23rd to receive a $5 Early Bird discount!

  • Participants will meet at Lloyd Hall at 9:00AM on Saturday, July 27. Enjoy a free coffee from Cosmic Cafe!
  • Teams of 2-5 may complete the scavenger hunt on foot, by bicycle (please wear a helmet!) or any other legal form of transportation. Specify your team name and your team contact person when you register or write in “need a team.” Teams will use a free Android/iPhone compatible app called Scavify which can be downloaded by all team members prior to the event. You do not need to create an account for Scavify, simply download the app. Team members will receive a password when signing in for the event on 7/27 which will give them access to all the clues. It is important to choose a team name before purchasing tickets to ensure a quick sign in process on the day of the event.
  • Read all about one past participant’s Fairmount Park Scavenger Hunt experience here
  • Each team receives a complimentary map of Fairmount Park.
  • Celebrate your team’s accomplishments with prizes, drinks, and eats at Parks on Tap at Fairmount Water Works following the hunt. Each participant will receive ONE FREE DRINK! (redeemable only on 7/27/19)
  • This event is rain or shine. Dress appropriately!

For any questions related to the hunt, please contact John Sigmund at jsigmund@myphillypark.org or  215.988.9334 ext.117