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Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game

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An hour of serious fun

We are a family of 4. Two adults and two children in college. This was our first escape room... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charon W
Celebrating a birthday with friends

A fun evening with friends. We did the lab challenge and it was quite fun and challenging! A great... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Jennifer P
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A fun and challenging real life adventure for groups of 2-8 people. Your team works together finding clues, solving puzzles, and cracking codes to escape from a locked room. You only have 60 minutes! Can you escape in time?
2808 7th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2813
+1 205-490-2130
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family of 4. Two adults and two children in college. This was our first escape room. - Parking on the street and was super easy. Cars are constantly leaving and arriving at restaurants nearby. - Remember to leave valuables at home. If...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Charon W
Reviewed November 6, 2018

A fun evening with friends. We did the lab challenge and it was quite fun and challenging! A great time! The staff wa awesome.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This Escape Game is fairly well constructed and creative. It is not highly challenging, rather it's just a fun way to spend about an hour on a double date or with some friends. Overall, the atmosphere is pretty cool, but I think the actual rooms...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great staff! Right on time event. Very fun and challenging, plus we laughed so hard it hurt! Been 3 times, only once did we Get Out- even with our super brains and advanced college degrees!! Do it!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Karen L
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I went here with my father and sister and we had a blast. You can feel the tension in the air as you frantically or calmly try to make decisions on how to proceed with the situation. I highly recommend this place.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank alexander y
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Locked In is a good deal of fun at a price that’s on par with other forms of entertainment but unlike the movies, we really enjoyed talking with each other during the game. You’ll be amazed at what you figure out and what your friends...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank C J
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went with a group of friends and had a blast. The staff was great. Clues were tough but we made it out.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anna O
Reviewed June 14, 2018

I have now done 14 escape rooms across a variety of companies, and my recent first room at Locked-In was by far my least favorite experience. The game master was unfriendly when our group arrived. He clearly was not observing anything our group did in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

There are Escape Rooms which embody creativity, charm, community…and then there are places like Locked In, which are clearly out to exploit the popularity of Escape Rooms for as much money and little effort as possible. Let’s start with the positive. While you can’t get...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank EscapeCouple
Bill K, Owner at Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2018

Thank you for visiting Locked In! We're really surprised to see such a harsh review from your visit, perhaps our unwillingness to provide free games when you reached out to us was the reason. Locked In is one of the very first (and still one...More

Reviewed March 31, 2018

So much fun! Communication is key. Everybody's input matters. CHECK EVERYTHING THOROUGHLY!!!! We will definitely go again! My family works well together!

Date of experience: March 2018
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October 29, 2016|
Response from Michael S | Property representative |
Hi Millsmria123! Thanks for contacting Locked In! Ranked Top 5 in America by USA Today. Locked In is suitable for any age (except infants) and children love working with their parents to solve puzzles and find... More
July 4, 2016|
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Response from Michael S | Property representative |
Hi Jealker0625, $27 per person, you can learn more on our website, just visit the FAQ page. Hope to see you there :)
July 30, 2015|
Response from Michael S | Property representative |
Hello, Our games are 2-8 players at a time. Hope to see you there :) Bill @ Locked In