Investigation Tour, the prisoner of the Bastille - Cultival Investigation Tour, the prisoner of the Bastille - Cultival

Investigation Tour, the prisoner of the Bastille - Cultival


Investigation into the prisoner of the Bastille

Investigative visit, The Prisoner of the Bastille

Go back in time to experience one of the most emblematic days in French history.
Take advantage of the presence of an animator to tell you the story behind this mysterious investigation.
An outdoor investigation to discover the historic Bastille district


What to expect

Go back in time and investigate the events of the French Revolution.

On July 14, 1789, Maxime Delavoix was entrusted with a mission of the utmost importance: to organize the escape of a mysterious prisoner. Locked in the dungeons of the Bastille, extracting the oldest prisoner in the fortress is no mean feat.

Immersed in the turmoil and events surrounding the storming of the Bastille, you'll solve the mysteries and help Maxime complete his mission. With the help of old maps and a roadbook, free the prisoner and investigate his mysterious sponsors. Let yourself be carried away by history, and enjoy a playful adventure full of twists and turns.

Good to know for your visit

  • Meeting point: Jardin de l'Arsenal - Métro Bastille, Exit 4
  • The tour takes place outdoors. In the event of bad weather, Cultival reserves the right to postpone the visit.
  • Not recommended for children under 8.
  • We strongly advise against wearing heels.
  • Bring your own pen

What's included:

  • Teams of 4 to 5 people are formed according to group size.
  • The survey lasts about 2 hours, depending on your pace. An animator greets you at the beginning of the survey to give you the instructions, and intervenes at the end to designate the winning team.


  • Historical treasure hunt
  • 2-hour investigation tour
  • Outdoor tour



53 Bd de la Bastille
75012 Paris

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