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The Escape Game is a live 60-minute adventure. You and your team will select a challenge and will have one hour to complete your mission and escape. We offer several unique experiences, all happening in a completely immersive environment. You may be...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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42 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611-2710
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+1 312-453-7753
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A very well done, realistic and challenging escape game! We did the prison break and the tension was real as the clock ticked down! Escape is possible but you have to work together. The room was detailed and full of clues. The entire facility was...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first time at the Escape Game and I had a blast! When you walk in, the staff greet you and are very kind explaining each of the games and letting you know what times are available. We played the spec-ops game-- and...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was me and my wife’s first escape room experience. We did the recommended gold rush room. It was very fun and interactive. Puzzles ranged from average to difficult. We actually did the room by ourselves and beat it with one minute and 23 seconds left.

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1  Thank waitamin2003
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our favorite activity we did on our Chicago weekend trip. All our kids ages six through 17 and the adults had a blast! We can’t wait to go back!

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1  Thank sarahesanchez
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our my third escape room. The first two were low tech and very enjoyable, but this one took escape rooms to a whole other level. With electronics and that operate hidden doors and video screens with clues, it made the whole experience really...More

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1  Thank raizen
Reviewed 4 days ago

We played The Heist on Saturday. Best escape room I have ever been to! The production value was amazing! Finished with 14 minutes to spare!

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1  Thank graceferg7
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first time doing any escape room. We did the gold rush since it was the easiest one offered (7/10 difficulty). With a group that varied in ages from 10 to 50 including 3 teenagers, I wasn’t sure how this was going to...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went with 6 friends, and another couple was booked with us. We did Prison Break, and it was so much fun! It was great working together, and I would definitely recommend this experience MULTIPLE times!

1  Thank Acollettichicago
Reviewed 5 days ago

WE had a great team to play with, but it was a really great adventure, I highly recommend taking your problem solving friends and try it out!

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1  Thank cross3088
Reviewed 5 days ago

This experience was like playing Clue but actually being "in" the game. The staff was very personable, the room my group selected was very challenging, and we ended up completing the challenge. I would recommend this activity for any groups that are even slightly curious...More

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Sescenee W
27 June 2018|
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Response from Robotr0n | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what kind of Go Card you purchased. If you have the all inclusive, then you can visit each attraction once per day for most attractions (double-check in the guidebook for Escape game). If you have the... More
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Lyn D
10 March 2018|
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Response from Elisabeth B | Reviewed this property |
Eight people per room. There were 4 of us and 2 others in the first game, so 6 and in the second game 3 people joined us, so 7 total. You pay for however many are in your group and they can add another group to your game... More
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23 January 2017|
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Response from rickthacker | Reviewed this property |
$34.99 for the three normal rooms (Heist, Gold Rush, and Prison Break), and $39.99 for the premium room known as Mission Mars. Mission Mars is very difficult and very different from traditional escape rooms as it has a lot... More
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