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Vancouver Mysteries

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“team building”(16 reviews)
“a lot of fun”(20 reviews)
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Solve a murder, complete a secret mission, or save the planet. In a Vancouver Mysteries game you and your friends are the heroes of your very own adventure. Teams of two to five players collect clues and solve puzzles hidden around downtown...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B4, Canada
Downtown
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+1 778-707-1962
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

We went to this as a work function and split into two teams. The organizer ("Detective" Miller) was there on time and created an atmosphere that was both engaging and entertaining. We took just over one hour of the allotted time (2 hours). Obviously, having...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nigel G
ForbiddenVan, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Nigel G, Thank you for your kind review of your Crime in Downtown experience and thank you for cracking the case! We love getting feedback from happy guests of work team-building groups. I hope we'll see your team back again soon to try Secret...More

Reviewed December 3, 2018

We booked Vancouver Mysteries as part of the Activity for our Management Meeting and we were blown away at how much fun we had!! We totally recommend this to other businesses looking for something that can accommodate different age groups, likes and activity levels!! We're...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Xeva2018
ForbiddenVan, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2018

Hi Xeva2018, Thank you for your review of your experience playing a Vancouver Mysteries game as part of your management meeting! I am so glad you had a blast solving the challenges with your colleagues and I hope that we will see you again soon...More

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

This was a great way to spend a few hours with some friends. The mystery is a great challenge of wit and timing. This one took us through the streets of gas town,which has some interesting history. Definately brought out the detective out in us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Culture180192
ForbiddenVan, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2018

Hi There Culture180192, it sounds like you had a fantastic time with your friends playing Crime in Downtown, our murder mystery that takes place in Gastown. I hope we'll see you again soon to try Heroes and Villains or Secret Mission! Thanks for your review,...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous day! Alina couldn’t have been more helpful. Detective Colond was perfect for our crew. We had the best adventure. Thank you!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Hi There, Thank you for your kind review of your day playing a Vancouver Mystery! Detective Colond and our Experience Manager Alina will both be thrilled to read your compliments. I hope you'll come back soon for another game! Best, Roxanne K. Assistant Experience Manager

Reviewed October 26, 2018

Awesome experience! Met a detective at the secret location and was hooked from there! Very exiting way to see the city, saw buildings and landmarks in a way I would never be able to without this experience! Great for adventure seekers, looking for something a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jinhaber
Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi jinhaber, I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself playing Crime in Downtown! We think our games are the perfect way to explore the city, where players learn about Vancouver history while solving mysteries on the streets and at our famous landmarks. All the best, Roxanne...More

Reviewed October 26, 2018

We booked a group of 15 for team building and we loved it. It was fun, challenging, and for those who are just a little competitive, it certainly brought that out. Highly recommend this for other teams looking for a group activity! Easily can accommodate...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi MissDee001, Thanks for your review of our games, it sounds like you had a fun and competitive afternoon with your team! While it feels like the game takes you all over downtown, our games are mostly around 2.5 km and players are free to...More

Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Doing the crime solving mystery was an excellent choice. It was awesome in a team of two, but would be a lot of fun in a bigger group. Felt very authentic, was challenging but not so hard you wanted to give up. Saw plenty of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ECottee
Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi ECottee, Thanks for your review Crime in Downtown! It sounds like you had a blast solving the murder of Jimmy Capello while exploring Gastown. Come back soon to try our spy thriller, Secret Mission! All the best, Roxanne K. Assistant Experience Manager

Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

My field hockey team did this as a group activity for Halloween and it was so much fun! We were put into teams and dressed up for the occasion to really get into the spirit of things. Would absolutely recommend to someone looking for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Samantha G
Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi Samantha G, Thank you for your review of our Halloween Mystery Nights! What a fun idea for your field hockey team to dress up, we love seeing our guests really get into the spirit (pun totally intended) of our special evening games. And thank...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018

I've booked another one of the games for a larger work event and we enjoyed it so much I took a smaller group back for the Halloween special. It was excellent! If you're looking for something challenging and active I could not recommend it more.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gturns14
Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi gturns14, Thank you for your glowing review! It means a lot to us that you enjoyed your first game so much that you came back for one of our Halloween Mystery Nights. We have three games total so I hope you'll be back soon...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018

it was really fun, got to know the area and really think to solve the mysteries. Well-organized and a great way to spend time with friends. Being the top team also gave us some great prize at the end too. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ken H
Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi Ken H, Thanks for the review, I'm so glad that you had fun with your friends playing one of our games. And congrats on being the winning team on our famous Halloween Mystery Nights! All the best, Roxanne K. Assistant Experience Manager

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Discovery36J
August 25, 2018|
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Absolutely! Our games are very dog friendly. :-)
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Sheena B
July 29, 2016|
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Hi Sheena! Usually most groups take between 90 mins and 2 hours to complete one of our games. Hope this helps. Any other questions, please do reach out! Will.
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Lillian G
April 23, 2015|
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Hi Lilian, thank you for your interest in our games! We agree with Charlene614 - no prior knowledge of Canada or Vancouver is required. Each game comes with a map, and takes you to parts of the city that even many locals... More
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