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The Great Escape Room

The Great Escape Room You and your group will have just 60 minutes to find the clues and solve the puzzles in order to escape the room! Will you #EscapeOrBeSherlockedIn?

The Great Escape Room is an exciting Sherlock-themed escape adventure that has proven to be a favorite around town. Our rooms are part scavenger hunt and part puzzle-solving. All groups must work together as a team to escape. You have just 60 minutes… will you escape?

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Don't get HISSY! Book your escape experience now!#tgerakron #thingstodoinakron #akron #escapegame #escaperoom
02/19/2022

Don't get HISSY! Book your escape experience now!

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Tours of the Top Secret Presidential Bunker departing daily. Book your White House tour today!#tgerakron #escaperoom #th...
02/16/2022

Tours of the Top Secret Presidential Bunker departing daily. Book your White House tour today!

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Only a few hours left to book a Valentine's escape experience!#tgerakron #escaperoom #thingstodoinakron #akron #akronohi...
02/14/2022

Only a few hours left to book a Valentine's escape experience!

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ESCAPE the boring date nights! Book an unforgettable Valentine's Day experience!#tgerakron #escaperoom #akron #thingstod...
02/13/2022

ESCAPE the boring date nights! Book an unforgettable Valentine's Day experience!

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02/10/2022

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02/04/2022

Stay safe and warm until we can ESCAPE the storm together!

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Stay safe and warm until we can ESCAPE the storm together!#tgerakron #akron #akronohio #escapegame #escaperoom #thingsto...
02/03/2022

Stay safe and warm until we can ESCAPE the storm together!

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Book an EXTRAORDINARY Valentine's Day escape experience now!#tgerakron #escaperoom #thingstodoinakron #akron #akronohio ...
01/27/2022

Book an EXTRAORDINARY Valentine's Day escape experience now!

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Our staff members gave a little secrete to stay ahead of the game. Do you have what it takes to escape? Come Test Your W...
01/21/2022

Our staff members gave a little secrete to stay ahead of the game. Do you have what it takes to escape? Come Test Your Wits! Call today or use the link in our bio to book with us! #thegreatescaperoom #escape #thegreatescaperoomakron #escaperoom #akron #downtownakron #familybonding #family #downtownakronpartnership

Hey Akron! Come play a room this weekend...get some family members together and see who is the fastest puzzle solver!Boo...
01/19/2022

Hey Akron! Come play a room this weekend...get some family members together and see who is the fastest puzzle solver!
Book a room at https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron

Your escape depends on your ability to solve the puzzles in our themed rooms.  Check them out then construct your team c...
01/05/2022

Your escape depends on your ability to solve the puzzles in our themed rooms. Check them out then construct your team carefully!
http://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron

With a New Year comes a new board! •••Come start the new year off right with us at The Great Escape Room and set the rec...
01/01/2022

With a New Year comes a new board!



Come start the new year off right with us at The Great Escape Room and set the records for our board! Call us at 234-281-2877 or book online.

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas…We’re open tomorrow, Christmas Day, from 2-8pm! Come have some fun with us this holiday...
12/25/2021

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas…

We’re open tomorrow, Christmas Day, from 2-8pm! Come have some fun with us this holiday!

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Mr. Bones and Rudolph have been getting into mischief around the escape room. Come see how the next adventure unfolds! B...
12/09/2021

Mr. Bones and Rudolph have been getting into mischief around the escape room. Come see how the next adventure unfolds! Book now @ thegreatescaperoom.com/akron

Can you help Sherlock Bones and Rudolph save the world from Nuclear Armageddon?! Book now @ thegreatescaperoom.com/akron
12/07/2021

Can you help Sherlock Bones and Rudolph save the world from Nuclear Armageddon?!
Book now @ thegreatescaperoom.com/akron

Come and get cozy by our tree!we are open  Christmas Eve 12pm-6pm & Christmas Day 2pm-8pmCome and escape the ordinary wi...
12/03/2021

Come and get cozy by our tree!
we are open Christmas Eve 12pm-6pm
& Christmas Day 2pm-8pm
Come and escape the ordinary with us this holiday season!🕵️‍♀️🎁
https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron/book-online
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11/04/2021

The bunker suddenly goes into automatic lockdown and you are informed of an imminent attack on the United States. Now, it is just you and your fellow tour members locked in with no hope of outside help. Come play this exciting room this weekend!

Your safety is our top priority!
09/08/2021
COVID-19 Precautions for Escape Rooms

Your safety is our top priority!

We believe escape rooms are one of the safest forms of entertainment and have taken the following precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

We’re OPEN on Labor Day Noon - 6PMGet your tickets for 30% OFF!Offer is only good for room experiences onLabor Day 9/6/2...
09/01/2021

We’re OPEN on Labor Day Noon - 6PM
Get your tickets for 30% OFF!

Offer is only good for room experiences on
Labor Day 9/6/2021

Use promo code LDAY21 at check out!
https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron

The offer is good for bookings on 9/6/2021 only.
Discount is NOT valid for bookings on any other date.

Escape the cold weather with an escape from the ordinary here at The Great Escape Room!Call 234.281.2877 or visit https:...
12/27/2020
The Great Escape Room Akron

Escape the cold weather with an escape from the ordinary here at The Great Escape Room!
Call 234.281.2877 or visit https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron to book your experience today!

The Great Escape Room Akron has 4 different escape rooms and offers private escape games for groups & parties. Book your escape room today!

Stuck on what to gift your relatives for the holidays this year? We have a solution! Candles, blankets, and socks are bo...
12/12/2020
Book Online at Akron Escape Rooms

Stuck on what to gift your relatives for the holidays this year? We have a solution! Candles, blankets, and socks are boring! Give them an escape from the ordinary with a gift card from our website. They can be redeemed at any time for any room!
Visit https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron/book-online to purchase your gifts now!

The Great Escape Room Akron has 4 different escape rooms and offers private escape games for groups & parties. Book your escape room today!

It's that time of year again! Buy a gift certificate and receive a $100 value for just $80!
12/09/2020

It's that time of year again! Buy a gift certificate and receive a $100 value for just $80!

11/12/2020
The holidays are right around the corner! We can provide you with safe, family-friendly fun all season long. An escape r...
11/01/2020

The holidays are right around the corner! We can provide you with safe, family-friendly fun all season long. An escape room is also the perfect place for an office holiday party! Visit our website or give us a call at 234.281.2877 to book your experience today!

10/28/2020

Address

323 S Main Street, Suite 201
Akron, OH
44308

Opening Hours

Monday 4pm - 8pm
Tuesday 4pm - 8pm
Wednesday 4pm - 8pm
Thursday 4pm - 8pm
Friday 12pm - 9:30pm
Saturday 12pm - 9:30pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Telephone

+12342812877

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Making plans to break out of the snow? Here's our new downtown Family Fun Guide, with ideas for things to do outside & inside: https://bit.ly/AkronWinterFamilyFun Winterblast activities in Lock 3 Akron, Ohio OH SNAP Photo Lab has a special celebration this Saturday: Shopping, snapping and our MLK CELEBRATION all wrapped in to one event for one low price! Can you escape in under 60 minutes? The Great Escape Room is ready to challenge your family's puzzle-solvers!
The Great Escape Room is open on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day for fun with friends and family. Escape the ordinary this Christmas! https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron/book-online
Merry Christmas Eve Eve! ***Here's a Quick Public Service Announcement from DAP: Downtown Ambassador service on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve will be limited. Please expect a slight delay on these days if you are calling for assistance with a vehicle lockout or jumpstart. We are Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day and no Downtown Ambassador service will be available.*** Looking for something to do tonight, Christmas Eve & even on Christmas Day? There's ice skating, Archie the Talking Snowman & other fun in Lock 3 Akron, Ohio every day Except Christmas Day. OH SNAP Photo Lab hosts the Teen Holiday Pajama Jam this evening. Your teen will love OH SNAP, trust me. 100% fun. The Akron-Summit County Public Library has free family movies today (Dec. 23): Luca at 1:30 and The Nightmare Before Christmas at 6:30 pm. The Nightlight is screening Home Alone followed by a scarier, French-made Home-alone-like film, Dial Code Santa Claus, TONIGHT. Home Alone screens on Christmas Eve & Licorice Pizza screens on Christmas Day. The Great Escape Room is open on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day for fun with friends and family. You can also, always get in a little last-minute shopping at your favorite downtown Akron venues (including restaurant gift cards). For more ideas for things to do over the next few days, check out one of our downtown guides: https://bit.ly/DAP_Guides
Start a new holiday tradition with friends and family at the The Great Escape Room. They'll be open Christmas Eve 12 - 6 pm & Christmas Day 2 - 8 pm Come and escape the ordinary with us this holiday season!🕵️‍♀️🎁 https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron/book-online Also: Great Escape Room Gift Certificates make great stocking stuffers. https://thegreatescaperoom.com/akron/gift-certificates
Shop Small and support downtown Akron businesses! When you shop small this holiday season, your money supports local businesses & artisans. Discover downtown Akron merchants & help keep your money in the local economy. https://www.downtownakron.com/guides/shop-local Pictured (for more in-depth descriptions, click the pictures): Ohio Tea Lady: now selling Tea Forte's African Solstice tea; Akronym Brewing hosts free gift wrapping every Sunday in December; Zeber-Martell Studio and Gallery is celebrating their Holiday Customer Appreciation Week this week with great perks; OH SNAP Photo Lab gift vouchers make perfect gifts for the photographer, art lovers, social media pros, and anyone who enjoys a cool experience; The Great Escape Room is open for fun with family & friends on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day—start a new tradition!
Skip the supply chain issues altogether and shop small this holiday season. Saturday is, of course, Small Business Saturday and DAP is compiling a list of downtown businesses that are offering special promotions: https://bit.ly/SmallBizDowntownAkron Sunday is Artists Sunday, and is an opportunity to support local artists and makers, while purchasing one-of-a-kind gifts for family & friends (or yourself!) that are made with skill, fine craftspersonship & love. Summit Artspace is an excellent place to start, from 12 - 5 pm, as is The 13th Annual Crafty Mart at Bounce Innovation Hub (Crafty Mart is Saturday AND Sunday). You can also give experiences by purchasing gift cards, or reserving a visit to, say, The Great Escape Room, OH SNAP Photo Lab, or the Ohio Tea Lady's Tea Room, where you can enjoy the company of family, friends, significant other & make memories together that last a lifetime. ALSO: if you are an Akronite app user: stay tuned for some great opportunities to make your dollar go even further. AND Finally: the DAP Downtown Holiday Hop card kicks off on December 1. Just shop at 6 downtown businesses & you can enter to win a $200 gift card to the business of your choosing.
Just solved the Sherlock's Library room today for my birthday and we had such a blast! We'll be back soon to another room for sure.
The Great Escape Room is an exciting Sherlock-themed escape adventure that has proven to be a favorite around town. Rooms are part scavenger hunt and part puzzle-solving. All groups must work together as a team to escape. You have just 60 minutes and the clock is ticking… Starting now! (Just kidding, we'll wait until you actually get to the place.) Watch the full video for parking and Akron METRO Regional Transit Authority bus and DASH details Thank you to Knight Foundation for support of this series and to Caleb Morgan and Grace Thanasiu for their work on this video. https://www.facebook.com/DowntownAkron/videos/2480721978910997/
Looking for a challenge or team building activity with your family, friends or coworkers? Give The Great Escape Room, located at 323 S. Main St, 2nd floor, a try. Take advantage of holiday gift card sales now through 12/24. #MakeItToMain #downtownakron #supportlocal
Thank you Meri for a great time today and especially for accommodating our time change. We're very proud to say that we 'escaped' from the President's Bunker.
What a Blast. Katie was amazing from the time we booked the room to the very end. Thank you Katie for making our experience super memorable.