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First Escape

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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Dark Chapel VR Room

We tried the VR room ("Dark Chapel") and really enjoyed the experience. Definitely recommended, in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The dragon egg adventure

We visited First escape rooms for the first time. It was amazing! None of us had any experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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First Escape is Vienna's high tech Escape Room. We are the only Escape Room experience right in the first district / city centre, next to Vienna's rich bar and restaurant scene. We offer three exciting interactive escape room quests – each of them...more
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Himmelpfortgasse 17 | Basement, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried the VR room ("Dark Chapel") and really enjoyed the experience. Definitely recommended, in particular if you haven't experienced VR before. Although the technology still has some issues (this is not the fault of first escape, they are quite state of the art; it's...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Andreas5490
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited First escape rooms for the first time. It was amazing! None of us had any experience before this but it was very interesting. The effects are amazing and it's definitely worth the money. The rooms are clever designed and you have to really...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Game was cool! It is smart to use modern technologies in qwest games. Thank you so much for emotions!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank danysha_peace
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

We, 3 People in the age of about 26, enjoyed our stay there very much. We Did the room „opera“. It is filled with many nice Details and has much more rooms than usual „Escape rooms“. All senses are triggered, even smell. The Staff there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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firstescapevienna, Manager at First Escape, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thanks Raphael, glad to hear that you enjoyed your adventure with us. We are much obliged for your kind recommendation and words.

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this but we did find it quite difficult. Maybe because we don’t do many Escape Room things. We may have done better if we’d had more experience in what to look for. We didn’t escape so failed miserably - but still enjoyed it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

I love escape games. Being locked in a room with friends and having to figure out all the puzzles to get out of it is one of the most fun and thrilling 60min you can spend. I have played several escape games in Vienna some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We got the chance to experience the VR room and it is awesome! Above our expectations, very impressive how realistic the movements and the game itself are!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roger A
Reviewed October 28, 2018

It was great that we managed to escape the Room #13. There were only two of us although the room is supposed for at least 3 persons, and it was great! We managed to flee when only 1 minute was left, and this feeling of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 5araon
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Just from the start, we have met a very kind staff. After an introduction we were invited into the room, the door behind us was locked, and the quest started. I can not describe my emotions without telling the spoilers, but I can definitely say,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anton_Bonus
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

It was really intresting to visit this location. We were surprised to solve tasks. Personal wea really frendly

Date of experience: October 2018
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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the center. The
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