ESCAPE ROOM MYSTERY
840 First Ave
King of Prussia
An all-seeing eye greets visitors as they enter the spacious lobby, setting the tone from the get-go that the puzzle rooms require sharp attention to detail. The expertly crafted and beautifully detailed theming covers the Revolutionary War, a mad scientist’s laboratory, an eccentric billionaire’s game room and a pharaoh’s tomb.
601 S. Henderson Rd
King of Prussia
To keep things fresh (and inspire successful puzzle-solvers to return), Expedition Escape refreshes one of its four rooms every six months, bringing in new storylines and challenges. The experienced staff finds the perfect balance in providing clues, offering neither too much or too little help.
668 Bethlehem Pk
From the same clever creators of Expedition Escape, King of Prussia, this challenge presents six rooms, including one specifically pitched to kids. Sleuths aged 8-12 are tasked with finding a beloved teddy bear via puzzles that are generally solvable in 30 minutes, with minimum frustration and maximum fun.
One Bala Plaza
Montgomery County’s newest series of escape rooms opens its doors February 15, 2017. The five available adventures require quick thought and collaborative problem-solving, especially since the consequences for failing (which include being engulfed by lava from an exploding volcano) are so dire.
CAPTURED IN CONVENTRY
351 W. Schuylkill Rd
While on the high seas in search of treasure, you find yourself overtaken by pirates. They stuff you and your crew into the ship’s hold and promise to return in one hour to decide your fate. Probably best to be gone by then, so get busy figuring a way to freedom. Captured in Coventry’s second room pits scientists against a killer virus.
1495 Alan Wood Rd
Fans of J.K. Rowling’s detailed and magical worlds will need to think fast to navigate their way out of Conshohocken’s version of Azkaban prison. This is no place for Muggles with muddled thinking. Returning adventurers can match wits with a diamond-heist escape.