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Expedition Sydney - Escape Rooms

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This will be a tough act to follow!

This is hands down the best escape room I've done (and I have done a bunch) - it has set a really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This was a really good escape room, the game master is a really cool guy and the whole room has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Prepare to be surprised, amazed and entertained in this new and immersive escape room located in Redfern, Sydney. 'The Forgotten Son' is the first room of four to be available for bookings. Ideal for friends, family and corporate events.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
11A Cope Street Redfern NSW, Sydney, New South Wales 2016, Australia
+61 2 9698 8161
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is hands down the best escape room I've done (and I have done a bunch) - it has set a really high bar for future games. It is incredibly well thought out, super creative, there is a great variety of puzzles, and the set...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a really good escape room, the game master is a really cool guy and the whole room has been made with care.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mikeb-14777
Reviewed August 15, 2019

Wow. Done (quite) a few rooms before but ‘The Forgotten Son’ rates as one of the of the very best. The story was strong and the world you are immersed in is convincing. The tension builds in the best way possible. LeeOnn was an attentive...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank NellyBelly76
Reviewed August 11, 2019

The Forgotten Son was sooooo fun. Perfect game, difficulty and design. There was a good mix of technology and hands on puzzles which was great.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank JessicaP4013
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We are a team of teachers who are addicted to Escape Rooms. The Forgotten Son was up there with the best rooms we have done! Highly recommend you give it a try. We can’t wait to try their next room. Fantastic staff, detailed theming and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank lisamP3433UA
Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Extremely interesting and entertaining escape room with well thought out puzzles. Linsey our game master was relaxed, genuine and friendly. She provided our group with fantastic customer service and took the time to take us back through the room and explain the story as well...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

We loved our experience of the room 'The Forgotten Son' today at Expedition Sydney. From the get-go, our gamesmaster Lindsey was fun, engaging and enthusiastic. She kept us immersed in the whole experience and carefully monitored where we were up to the entire time which...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Mel G
Reviewed June 30, 2019

One of the best rooms in Sydney in terms of atmosphere and feeling "transported" into another world. This is on the challenging end of the scale for rooms (I've completed 30+ rooms) and the quality of the decorations, variety of the puzzles and some really...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Nic C
Reviewed June 26, 2019

Great experience as easy to get to! Highly recommend for a fun activity in the city. Customer service is excellent and the room had a good level of difficulty. Will go back again when they have a new room!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Bianca B
Reviewed June 23, 2019

It was my third escape room and it definitely was the best I have done so far! From the moment you push the door you are leaving the city and entering a mysterious adventure in the middle of the Australian bush. I loved the game...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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