Activities to do to discover Rouen in a fun way
Take advantage of your stay in our establishment to discover Rouen in a completely original and fun way
We have listed here a few activities that are perfect for an unforgettable stay.
- A unique concept, the Hyper Escape Game
Between the real and virtual world, a "Hyper Escape Game" concept created exclusively for the Donjon de Rouen!
Since 2017, the Donjon has been rehabilitated as an "escape game", a life-size enigma game with a cultural and educational vocation that encourages the discovery of the building and the learning of the history of the City of Rouen in a very original and immersive way.
Online bookings only on www.donjonderouen.com
- A tour of the Donjon of Rouen!
The Donjon of Rouen is an essential part of Rouen's heritage and can also be visited outside of game time. Either on your own or with a guide, discover the Dungeon, known as "Joan of Arc's Tower", the only remaining vestige of the castle built by Philip Augustus, King of France after his conquest of Normandy.
- A boat trip
Did you know that? The port of Rouen is Europe's leading cereal exporting port.
To get to the heart of its activity, come aboard the boat Lutèce! The guide on the boat will tell you the history of the port and the men who work there.
Boarding 15min before at Hangar 9, Quai Ferdinand de Lesseps, Rouen Rive Droite.
- A digital rally : Enigma, the educational and fun application to discover Rouen
This digital rally designed by Norseman Interactive takes you on a journey of discovery of the city of Rouen. You start from the cathedral and it will take you a little over two hours to finish the rally thanks to the fifteen or so types of games used: puzzles, multiple choice questions, anagrams, visual location, reoriented photos, etc.
- Treat yourself to a private guide to discover the secrets of Rouen, a unique experience!
Ludovic invites you to discover Rouen and some of its secrets while sharing his latest favourites. Between a humorous show and a picturesque stroll, dressed as a sailor, Ludovic will take you on an imaginary boat, "La Royale", to show you Rouen in his own way: historical anecdotes, unusual streets and to share his good gastronomic tips.
- When Rouen becomes a gourmet treasure hunt
On Saturday 22 October, take part in the rally to discover the heritage while having fun and enjoying the food!
The monuments are going to the table! Set off as a team to hunt and gather a variety of products. Your route will be punctuated by riddles and questions to be solved and tastings of local products in Rouen's shops. Meeting at 1pm at the Tourist Office, 25 place de la Cathédrale, areas and team building
- Meet on the Marcel Duchamp esplanade, Musée des Beaux-Arts for an Escape Run, on September 12th and 21st.
An outdoor activity in the city of Rouen, alone or in a team, the aim of which is to walk around the city as quickly as possible to reach all the places and obtain all the secret codes. Solve the riddles on your sheet to find all the places in Rouen and discover the final meeting place where the Game Master is. Fun and sporty, try this way of discovering the city using your brain as much as your legs (7 to 9 kms).