As a kid, I’ve always dreamt about the zombie apocalypse taking over the world and myself trapped in a mall, or escaping a hostage situation by finding clues and breaking out. Blame it on the movies! But it sure sounds fun!
If you’ve ever felt similarly, we might have something for you to do this weekend in New York City! Escape rooms are fun, interactive and thrilling. Figuring out how to get out with the clock ticking and escaping with only seconds to spare? Sounds exhilarating. And one of the best things about escape rooms is you can bring your friends along for the fun!
This weekend, take a trip from Philadelphia to New York and experience the thrill!
Here’s a list of the best escape rooms in New York City:
Where: Komnata Quest: 7 Sinful Pleasures (+18 only)
Address: 67 West St, Brooklyn, NY 11222, USA
What happens: Like the name suggests, this escape room is of the raunchy kind. The story suggests that detectives have disappeared investigating this red-light room and politician’s career hangs in the loose. Can your team find the data drive to save him?
Where: Escape the Room NYC: The Clock Tower
Address: 24 West 25th St, Floor 8, New York, NY 10010, USA
What happens: Source code, anyone? Repair the clock, turn back time and escape the crazy timekeeper! Puzzles galore, some that require some serious focus! Ready to turn back time?
Where: Brooklyn Escape Room: Medival Dungeon
Address: 594 Pacific St, Brooklyn, NY 11217, USA
What happens: Blindfolded and torn away from your friends into separate dungeon cells with torture apparatus! Crawl through tiny spaces and break out of there before your execution! Do you think you can?