Venue Details

3 Star Starred
Streets of Washington D.C.
Pick up tickets inside the International Spy Museum 800 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
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11 events
2 reviews
7 stars
Likely a good excursion for kids (ages 5-12 maybe?), but lacking challenge or historical significance for adults beyond passing amusement.
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1 review
0 stars
we stayed near the Crystal City stop and would stop at the Whole Foods and get food from the Hot/Cold food bars for dinner. This is the Foggy Bottom stop. Whole Foods is just across the street when coming up out of Metro
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Reviews & Ratings

"Spy in the City"
101 ratings
3.8 average rating
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Mary Bauer Tucker
14 events
4 reviews
21 stars
attended Jul 31 2011

My family (two parents and two teens) moderately enjoyed this activity. We purchased two tickets for the four of us which was fine. We would have been very disappointed if we had purchased four tickets because each ticket comes with a GPS device...continued

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24 events
3 reviews
26 stars
attended Feb 04 2012

My 11 and 13 year olds had a blast but here are my (small) complaints:
1. I registered for a 9am pick up and the Goldstar voucher confirmed that I could pick up the GPS from 9-10:59am. However, when we arrived at the museum at 9:45am, we were...continued

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49 events
18 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 01 2013

Almost fun, but seemed a little too easy and a little too short.

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Quotes & Highlights

  • Check out this cool preview video of Spy in the City.


  • Galaxy Tab 3 can be shared by up to two agents by utilizing the unit’s external speakers. However, for individuals to optimize secure communication and to receive an individual score they may choose to have their own GPS unit. Disposable earphones are available to individuals though use of personal earphones is encouraged to help save the environment.
  • Allow 1 hour for Spy in the City (1 mile circuit).
  • Recommended for anyone 10+ who wants to be a spy. Agents younger than 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • You’ll walk outside on the streets of D.C. for the entire mission, so please dress in appropriate spy garb (blend in, be comfortable, prepare for rain).

An ID and credit card are required to rent a unit.

Spy in the City does not include admission to the Spy Museum. Those tickets can be purchased separately here on Goldstar.