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23 Apr 2013
“A "Must Do" for a trip to Barcelona!”
24 Feb 2013
“Great experience about hidden history of Barsa”
Is it a tour? Is it a game? Is it theater? It's all of these things and more: Explore the charming Gothic backstreets of the city, and meet famous characters from Barcelona’s history, played by professional actors. Listen as they tell you their tale...more
C. Pujades 77-79, 30, 6/8 A, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
+34 933 09 31 93
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Reviewed 23 April 2013

My family and I did this tour on our week long trip to Barcelona. I was looking for something entertaining for my kids aside from the typical sight seeing that they get bored with. This tour was perfect...entertaining and educational. We all agreed that Time...More

2  Thank Heather S
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Incredible and well organise entertainment. This was our second time in Barcelona,so we did not expect to get much new information. However, Ben and his team presented this from different angle. I would love to have similar tours in other cities. Actors were so good,...More

1  Thank ginunicyb
Reviewed 13 February 2013

We did this tour on Carnaval Saturday, and had so much fun! If you want a nonstandard way to learn about the history of Barcelona and see the highlights of the old town, I highly highly recommend Time Detectives. The whole thing is couched as...More

Thank Stacy T
Reviewed 13 February 2013

This was an incredibly fun way to learn about Barcelona's history and explore the beautiful Gothic neighborhood! The 3-hour tour was really well-organized, engaging, and very entertaining. It was the perfect afternoon activity for me to experience Barcelona with my friends in a new way....More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Nuestro grupo internacional disfrutó muchísimo de este tour que consigue combinar no solo una visita muy informativa a varias partes del Barrio Gótico, sino también una "misión" unica y muy divertida, en la que aparecen varias personalidades distinguidas de le historia de Barcelona. Pero no...More

Thank mose_1977
Reviewed 1 July 2012

This was the first tour we took on a trip to the Western Med. We had a group of 16 people who took this tour, split into 4 groups. It was fun and the information helped explain Barcelona history in a way no other tour...More

1  Thank Mike T
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Our family had a Fabulous time today enjoying the history of Barcelona, portrayed in an engaging and interactive way. Ben and his crew of actors were able to reformulate history in what people often find distant in book format, to an experience where history literally...More

2  Thank Brian C
Reviewed 8 May 2012

Even if you're a guided-tour sceptic like me, Time Detectives is the perfect balance to hit the spot and show you the real insider story to Barcelona's history. The actors littered throughout the city (marvelously played) immerse you into a tour where you have to...More

2  Thank Adri C
Reviewed 17 April 2012

During our visit in Barcelone we took the Time Detectives Tour. It is a great way to spend an afternoon, have fun, learn about the rich history of Barcelona and Catalonia and feel like a timetraveller. The actors are really great, very dedicated and they...More

3  Thank Wouter V
Reviewed 19 November 2011

Overall, A+ tour. Extremely creative, interactive, and all around enjoyable. Enthusiastic guide and a great way to see the city center. I definitely recommend it especially if you like games, scavenger hunts, and solving puzzles.

2  Thank AdvntrTrvlr123
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