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Great Escape Room!

My sister in law took my brother here so my wife and I tagged along as did our 2 friends. We had a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Shayman252
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Great fun!

Just finished (or not quite, to be honest) the Special Ops room at Outside the Box. They did an... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
337wendyj
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The Villages, Florida
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Outside The Box Escape Room is an entertainment complex for adults and corporate groups located in Historic Downtown Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, about 5 minutes walking distance from the Capitol, and about a 20 minute drive from Hershey, Pennsylvania...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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717 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-3211
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My sister in law took my brother here so my wife and I tagged along as did our 2 friends. We had a blast. Great fun at this escape room! Fun themes! Will definitely be back!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shayman252
Sean Michael K, General Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much. We love what we do and look forward to you all coming back!

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Just finished (or not quite, to be honest) the Special Ops room at Outside the Box. They did an awesome job with their clues and we found that there were a number of red herrings, so be careful. There were 4 of us and the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 337wendyj
Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thank you, Wendy! We're so happy that you all had a great time. Thanks for coming in and "saving the world" on an otherwise rainy day!

Reviewed July 10, 2018

Did the "Wanted" escape room with some co-workers. Most of us had done escape rooms before, but there were a number of unexpected surprises that kept us interested and having a great time! We went on a weekday, so we found easy parking on the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lauren H
Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you so much, Lauren! We're glad you came and enjoyed your time with us! Be sure to come back and try more rooms with co-workers, friends, and family!

Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

I've done almost every escape room im Hershey and Harrisburg area and Outside the Box is definitely in the Top 3 of most difficult and fun!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Meez43
Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Thank you so much for your review and compliments! We look forward to having you all come again soon!

Reviewed November 22, 2017

This was our first experience with an escape room and it was really neat, especially since we escaped! Easy on-street parking around the building and the staff were very pleasant and explained the "Wanted" room and the game well. It was a challenging scenario, yet...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

Thank you so much, John! We're so happy the entire experience was one that you'd like to repeat and we hope to see you soon! Bring a bunch of friends and try Outbreak!

Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Today me, my wife and 6 other friends tried out outside the box escape room. This was my second escape room I have ever been to and was excited to try it out. We arrived and was greeted right away by friendly staff. Right on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank dantheman8558
Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Dan, You guys were an absolute blast! We're looking forward to seeing you try the Outbreak Escape room next! Thanks so much for the encouraging words. - Sean

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Went to the escape room with both of my grown daughters, their husbands, and another younger couple. It was the first escape room for all 8 of us in and it was a blast!!! We chose Special Ops, a theme where we had to find...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2017

We so happy to hear that you all had a blast! (perhaps a bit "punny" since you kept a nuclear missile from being launched!) We look forward to you all coming again soon! Be sure to follow us on Facebook and/or Instagram as we occasionally...More

Reviewed August 21, 2017

We did this with another couple and our 19 year old daughter and several of her friends. It's a good thing they were there or we might still be!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank andyo58
Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Andrew, it's always awesome to see families working together and having fun. (escaping is just secondary!) Glad you had a great experience doing all the above. Come again and try another room soon!

Reviewed August 15, 2017

I booked the private Outbreak room for a group of 5 couples for my husband's 40th birthday. It was a lot of fun. Not only fun participating, but also seeing how the group (not everyone knew each other) went to work. It was cool to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Sean Michael K, Manager at Outside The Box Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

This is the kind of review that makes my heart soar! So happy to hear! Hopefully we'll see you all again soon!

Reviewed August 6, 2017

Went with a work group here on August 3rd, 2017. This place is fantastic! Two of our groups did the outbreak room and one did the special ops room. Excellent feedback about both! The rooms were organized and Sean (owner) was super helpful and friendly....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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