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Crate Escape

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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This was amazing and so much fun

The newest escape is in the old historic prison below the Christchurch law court; now no longer... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dave_d_in_NZ
Best Fun for all ages

We went as a group and had a blast .. So authentic .. so tricky and so many laughs as we tried to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hilary209
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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The live escape rooms, Crate Escape, is Christchurch's newest tourist attraction. You have 1 hour to find clues, solve puzzles and unravel the mystery to escape.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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196 Armagh Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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+64 210 291 0169
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a good time killer fun thing to do. I am a 26yo outdoorsy kiwi male and would never do this if it wasnt paid for as it is pretty tame and not very exciting but still a bit of fun. Would recommend a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MattS6831
Reviewed 2 days ago

The newest escape is in the old historic prison below the Christchurch law court; now no longer used. Called Prison escape you have one hour to escape from the original cells. It's brilliant for a group of four or more as your have to solve...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dave_d_in_NZ
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went as a group and had a blast .. So authentic .. so tricky and so many laughs as we tried to get it solved , Congratulations to the Owners for running such a cool tourist attraction . Well worth a visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hilary209
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The escape room we did (the misadventures of max magnus) had great puzzles and was a bit of a challenge but was definitely solvable (easier than other rooms we have done). A bit of maintenance work could be done to improve the experience...a puzzle on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cmacdo05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The customer service for this place was just incredible. We had booked three weeks prior online (super easy system) for the Max Magnus room and arrived at the scheduled time. Hilary greeted us in an open friendly manner and led us into the room. My...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 246charlottea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such an awesome thing to do. Couples family friends or team mates. You get completely immersed in clue solving and nothing else matters. A great way to get away from everything and completely addictive!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank kiwiasme
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Very well organised - good host - variety of activities to work on - challenges thinking abilities - fun team activity - just right length of time and amount of surprises.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank jeanmartin2016
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Have never done an escape room before, so tried this out with visiting family and friends (x4 of us). We did the Antarctic room, which was pretty tricky. Can't say we were much good, but it was an enjoyable exerience and the lovely girl running...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank clarebear93
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This was our first escape room, and we absolutely loved it. There were two of us on a date, and we talked about it all afternoon. Such fun if you like puzzles! The staff explained the process well and were helpful throughout. Will definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Meander47652328138
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience, great host, amazing, must try! 4 of us attended, family and couples, it required team work and some good attention skills to get through but we managed to do it and we loved every moment.

Date of experience: October 2018
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