Enigma: Faversham Edition

Enigma Faversham - a Bafflements Game

“A fabulous combination of Escape Game & walking tour.”

Hapless historian Herbert Lozenge, on a global lecture tour, has got himself into trouble again! He’s locked his presentation about historic Faversham in secure travel cases and he’s password protected the files on his laptop too. Now for good measure he’s locked himself in his hotel room. 

With the world’s top tourism and heritage bigwigs waiting for his presentation, Herbert’s reputation – and Faversham’s too – are in your hands!

Can you follow Herbert’s clues round sunny Faversham and unlock the secrets of its history to rescue him?


What: A glorious challenge combined with a fun and informative stroll through some of Faversham’s many tales. Ideal for anyone aged 8 to 80 to discover this beautiful town and its historical highlights.
When: Anytime during daylight hours.
Duration: 60 – 90 minutes average (no time limit).
Starts from: The Alexander Centre. Preston St
Difficulty: Medium

What do I need?

  • A fully charged smartphone (Android or iOS).
  • A team of enthusiastic detectives (any number can play, with up to 6 phones linked to the same game).
  • The Roamr app, a free download from the App Store or the Google Play Store.

This is a self-guided game played on the Roamr mobile app. An exciting challenge and intriguing story are combined with images and directions, taking you to key points around the location to find the solutions to a series of puzzles. You can play the same game on up to 6 phones per team, with the next puzzle unlocking automatically as each one is solved. Hints are available to help you out if you need them, so you’ll never get stuck.