Assassins Creed II Walkthrough San Marco's Secret

September 12, 2016 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 9 minutes

This Assassins Creed II walkthrough is divided into 153 total pages.

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San Marco's Secret

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2906

FIrst off let's talk about how to get to the door to start this quest. In the North East section of forbidden area around the palace, find these boxes.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2907

Run up the boxes to the platforms.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2908

Jump from platform to platform, until you are on the roof.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2909

Locate this ladder on the roof, and climb down it. The start of this quest is located there.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2910

Here's a shot of the entrance to this area.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2911

Jump over the rail here to the pole. Swing on it, and then jump off of it to get on the ground.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2912

Cross this very large room. On the far side you'll see a altar with a skull on it.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2913

Trigger the skull.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2914

You'll get a cut scene. A mural is on the ground, and four buttons will raise up around it. Here is a picture of the mural. Each button you step on starts a puzzle you have to solve in a certain amount of time. I'll tell you the order of the buttons here. We will do the top one first, then the bottom one, then the one to your right, and then the one to your left.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2915

The top button, or the one by the guy in the murals head. Run this way.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2916

Go up the step like area to the right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2917

Jump from here to the platform on the left.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2918

Jump from here to the raised section of stone? I don't even know what to call that.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2919

Jump from here to the roof of the stone structure.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2920

Jump from this roof to the platform on the side. It's not the side we want to get to, but it provides us with a route there.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2921

Wall run up the wall here.

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Jump over the balcony, and then go West.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2923

Go in to this little room.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2924

Jump over the balcony here, and you'll land on the heads of statues on some kind of ordimental arch.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2925

Jump from statue to statue, over the cross, and then to the far wall.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2926

Climb up to the top most railing here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2927

Work your way around the columns to the left.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2928

Climb on to the balcony here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2929

Wall run up the organ.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2930

Get to the top of the organ.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2931

Jump out to the hanging switch.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2932

Part of the mural will turn. I think that this is the first lock opening.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2933

To get back to the ground, turn around, and then swing back to the organ. From there it's pretty easy.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2934

Button 2 or the one by the guy in the murals feet.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2935

Go towards the area you came into the room at. Go to the left hand wall there.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2936

Wall run up to the photo on the wall.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2937

Jump to the right. Ezio will kind of just step up on to the roof of whatever is on your right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2938

Jump from this roof to the next one.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2939

Jump to the ledge that's on the wall here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2940

Shimmy your way around this ledge.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2941

Drop down to the beam on the other side.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2942

There's a really bad movement bug here. Anyways take your time to get past it. Walk across the rail.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2943

Well when you make it past the movement bug, walk across the rail to the right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2944

Jump across all the rails here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2945

Jump to the ledge in the corner.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2946

Shimmy around this ledge until you can step up on to the roof of the thing in the corner.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2947

Wall run up to the balcony, and hop over it.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2948

Run out to the middle of this area.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2949

Wall run up the cross here, and climb as far as you can.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2950

Back jump to the rail that crosses the room here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2951

Swing and jump from this rail to the next one, and then to the hanging switch.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2952

Swinging jump from the switch to the next two rails to get down.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2953

Button 3. The button to your right, or the guy in the mural's left.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2954

Climb to the top of this cage.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2955

Jump from here to the rail.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2956

Jump from this rail to the platform.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2957

Jump from this platform to the beam, and then to the top of the stone arch way.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2958

Climb to the top of this stone arch way.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2959

Run across the top of this stone arch way to the other side.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2960

Jump from there to the next platform.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2961

Jump from this platform to the beam, and then to the next beam.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2962

Wall run up the right wall.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2963

Climb up and over the rail and onto the balcony.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2964

Run to your left.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2965

Jump to the iron crosses that are hanging in the room.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2966

Jump from this iron cross to the next one.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2967

Jump from this iron cross to the balcony.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2968

Jump from this balcony to the first beam. We are going to jump across the entire series of beams here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2969

Jump from the last beam to the next balcony.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2970

Run out to the center of this area.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2971

Wall run up the wall here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2972

Climb to the middle of this area. Don't go above it! If you back jump higher than the middle you will die, and have to redo ALL of the buttons.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2973

Back jump from the middle to reach the lever.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2974

Here's a shot of Ezio hanging from it.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2975

The right hand circle will rotate.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2976

Swing forward to jump to the ground. You'll catch a couple things on the way down, and not take any damage.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2977

Button 4. The last button. It's the one on your left, or the guy in the murals right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2978

Wall run up this white thing.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2979

Get to the top of it and then jump to your left.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2980

You'll catch a ledge here. Climb to the top of this platform.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2981

Jump across these beam ends to your right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2982

Jump from these to the platform in front of you.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2983

Jump from this platform to the ledge on your right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2984

Shimmy around this ledge.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2985

You'll reach up and grab the sconces.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2986

Move across the sconces to your right.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2987

Climb up and over the railing.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2988

Cross this area, and then run up the boxes.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2989

Wall run up to the rings embedded in the wall.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2990

Keep climbing until you are at the top most ring.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2991

Back jump to the beam in the center of the room.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2992

Jump from this beam to the hanging switch.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2993

The cricle on your left will turn, and the way to the assassin's tomb will open.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2994

You can swing forward to jump your way back to the ground.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2995

Jump down in to the tomb.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2996

Run down the stairs, and loot the treasures that are here.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2997

Open the assassin's tomb.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2998

Use the exit to leave.

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Assassins Creed II Walkthrough - Assassins Creed-II 2999

San Marco's Secret will now be synched.

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