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Lots of fun

This place provided a lot of family fun. Friendly staff too. We will be back to solve the other... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Omaha, Nebraska
via mobile
Great time, lots of fun

We took our son a friend and our teenage daughters out for a Friday night and this is what they... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2017
jeffrey w
Omaha, Nebraska
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The Escape Omaha is Nebraska's first-ever live-action escape challenge. You and up to five of your friends have an hour to work together and solve a series of puzzles, riddles, and assorted challenges to put together the clues to escape one of our...more
6315 Center St, Omaha, NE 68106-2859
+1 402-506-6682
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place provided a lot of family fun. Friendly staff too. We will be back to solve the other rooms.

Thank tootsne
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We went with two other couples.This was the first Escape room for all of us. On the Plus side we had a good time and a lot of laughs. We basically figured out the entire room and SHOULD have escaped. On the Negative side the...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed May 25, 2017

As an escape game enthusiast, I have high standards for the companies I play escape games at. This place was very disappointing. First off, the payment is based off the room not the amount of people you have so its $100 whether its just you...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

We took our son a friend and our teenage daughters out for a Friday night and this is what they chose. We got to the place a little early and were walked through the do's and don'ts and how everything works. We chose the uptown...More

1  Thank jeffrey w
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Omaha has multiple escape room options. I would rather exhaust all the other rooms at all the other providers before coming back to The Escape Omaha. The price is consistent with the others, the location is great, the parking is...weird (the insurance office that shares...More

Thank Nebraska G
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Escape rooms are great team-building, or family activities. You are "locked" in a room, or series of rooms, with one hour to escape by solving a series of puzzles that combine to tell a story. Remember the classic computer game "Myst"? Like that, but with...More

Thank Christian F
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

The staff were very nice. Our family (2 adults and 2 young teens) had a very difficult time. With about 9 min left the staff came in and showed us the first clue. Unfortunately the second clue is the hardest, and without cracking that you...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

I went with my husband and two of my best friends and we had a great time! The room was challenging without being too hard. We were able to solve it with just under five minutes to spare. Loved it!!

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We booked this for Thanksgiving, but just got a phone call saying that they are closed on Thanksgiving and that it was our fault, that we "snuck" through the booking processing. I had even gotten another email confirmation three days before the event we had...More

Thank Shel200
Reviewed November 22, 2016

So, I book the room over 3 weeks out for Thanksgiving evening. I paid for it in full at the time of booking. I received 3 separate confirmation emails about the event. 48 hours before our booking, Nathan calls and says we somehow we "snuck...More

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May 11, 2016|
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Response from Alicia B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would recommend reservations. It is incredibly easy to reserve through their website. You can see a listing of the rooms and available time slots. paying online with your reservation gives you one less thing to worry... More
Amy F
June 23, 2015|
Response from Escape_Omaha |
We recommend age 12 and up. But younger have played and had a great time! As long as parents are also playing so it wont be too hard for them.