Summer Scramble Scavenger Hunt
June 1 - July 31
Gather a group of friends for a day of cemetery sleuthing on this self-guided scavenger hunt throughout historic Oakland Cemetery!
Purchase your printable Summer Scramble packet online (one per team) from June 1-July 31, download, print, and follow all-new cryptic clues to solve riddles. No reservations are required to participate.
Choose from three different packets, organized by degree of cemetery riddle difficulty:
- Easy: Kid-friendly riddles and perfect for families (expected hunt time: 1 hour)
- Medium: Challenging, but not impossible to solve, riddles (Expected hunt time: 1.5-2 hours)
- Deadly: Try it if you dare (Expected hunt time: 2-3 hours)
The Summer Scramble packet ($20 plus tax) includes one self-guided tour map (a $5 value) that can be used on return visits.
Each team that purchases a packet will be entered into a drawing for prizes including tour tickets, memberships, Museum Store gift cards, and more. Your purchase also enables you to purchase a discounted Historic Oakland Foundation membership.
All proceeds from the Summer Scramble benefit Historic Oakland Foundation’s mission to preserve, restore, enhance, and share Oakland Cemetery.