The Great Escape Room Chicago | #1 Voted Escape Game

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The Best Escape Room in Chicago

The Great Escape Room is an exciting group activity if you are looking for something new and fun to do in the Chicago area. We can host birthday parties, team-building events, group hangouts, and more! Please contact us with any questions or to book your tickets for a room today.

You can choose from our open slots or request a reservation ahead of time.

Escape Rooms We Offer

Infirmary: Surgical Crisis

Your patient's heart has stopped. Life support is on but death is imminent. No help is coming, so it’s up to you and your team to complete the heart transplant or call the widow with the news.
-Minimal scavenger hunting
-A fantastic room for puzzle lovers

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Poker Night at The President's Bunker

What fun! Poker with the President at the Presidential Command Bunker. As the alarms sound, you’re placed in lockdown, and a nuclear launch is about to commence. Only you and your Poker Buddies can stop what will certainly be nuclear Armageddon.

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Escape Artist: Houdini's Final Contact

Escape Artist takes you on a supernatural journey. You have one hour to navigate a maze of otherworldly trials and help Bess make contact with her beloved Harry Houdini. Otherwise, the door will be closed forever.

-Minimal scavenger hunting
-A thrilling room for magic lovers

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Escape The Colosseum: The Underworld Maze

You’re enslaved here in the infamous Colosseum. Death is often the only release. Built as a maze, you will have to navigate your way through multiple challenges and horrors to find a path to freedom.

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Mountain Top Murders

Dear old Nana Hannah lives in her mountain cabin. Strangely, you haven’t heard from her and decide to pay her a visit. You see streaks of blood on the floor but no sign of Nana. Can you help her? Can you even help yourself?

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Scavenger Hunt Rooms

Fun for all ages and experience levels! Follow the clues and search the room for what you need to break out!

Portable Escape Experience

Is your team ready for an out-of-the-box experience? For large corporate teams, we can bring the fun of escape rooms to your office.

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What people are saying.

"Really Great Escape Room!"

As advertised: a really great escape room! I’ve done a couple and this was a great puzzle and a lot of fun to figure out. We only needed a few hints.. A great place to go with the family!


Alex G.

Chicago, IL

"Best Money Spent In Chicago!"

The kids were so happy with the first experience that we immediately booked another one a half an hour later. We did both the game room and the library which are the scavenger hunt version and it was perfect for the kids. Best money we’ve spent in Chicago so far!!! Thank you!!!!


Jennifer F.

Chicago, IL

"Fun Escape Rooms!"

Great time, actually did two rooms here, both were fun and a bit challenging.


Greg C.

Chicago, IL

"5 out of 5 stars!"

Michelle was amazing help! Great experience!


Aaliyah C.

Chicago, IL

"Lots of fun..."

The President's Bunker was lots of fun - our team of three did it in 40:48


Sam M.

Chicago, IL

"Great Time!"

Our crew had a great time. We almost made it. It was definitely a challenge. I would recommend it to anyone


Enrico M.

Chicago, IL