Mercator Mystery

Crack codes using old and new tools

The most famous ship in Belgium, the Mercator, serves as your headquarters for this exciting activity. According to scientific research, map-maker Mercator actually hid a secret code in the map of Ostend.

Will your team unravel the riddle?

Professor Alto Bariums will receive your team in person. During his secret briefing on one of the decks, he will tell you about a mysterious map of Ostend, made by Gerardus Mercator, the namesake of the ship. There appears to be a code hidden in the card. It’s up to the teams to crack this code using old and new tools.

Amount of people: 10 to 250
Timing: Maximum of 4 hours
Location: Ostend
Only the first team to make their findings known will go down in the
history books!