We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Great Escape Mystery Rooms

505 Main St, Van Buren, AR 72956-5109
+1 479-689-9120
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
A truly great time

What a fantastic time, the staff was super kind and encouraging. We highly recommend this for an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael S
via mobile
prison break and Back to school

We first did the Back to school room, we loved it so much that we came back the next night to do... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
Misty U
Read all 34 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Great Escape Mystery Rooms offers a fun, entertaining, and engaging escape room adventure, located in Historic Downtown Van Buren. The rooms are designed to intrigue and bring out the inner detective in all of us. Bring your friends, family, or co-workers in for an exciting challenge. While in the room your goal is to find clues and solve puzzles that will enable you to conquer the room and stop the clock, hopefully with a record time. You will have 60 minutes to see if you have what it takes to solve our rooms.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
505 Main St, Van Buren, AR 72956-5109
CONTACT
Website
+1 479-689-9120
Write a ReviewReviews (34)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"great escape"
in 4 reviews
"can't wait to go back"
in 4 reviews
"friends and family"
in 3 reviews
"the owner"
in 4 reviews
"prison break"
in 2 reviews
"great option"
in 2 reviews
"heist room"
in 2 reviews
"counting down the days"
in 2 reviews
"mona lisa"
in 2 reviews
"blast"
in 6 reviews
"clues"
in 5 reviews
"mystery"
in 3 reviews
"school"
in 3 reviews
"fun"
in 16 reviews
"group"
in 7 reviews
"museum"
in 7 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic time, the staff was super kind and encouraging. We highly recommend this for an entertaining evening. We look forward to more.

Thank Michael S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Michael, Thank you for the great review. We are glad to hear you had such a fantastic time.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We first did the Back to school room, we loved it so much that we came back the next night to do the room Prison Break. The staff was very friendly, I would highly recommend this place if you are ever in the area!

1  Thank Misty U
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Misty, Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate it! We are so glad that your group had such a wonderful time.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We had double the fun tackling Prison Break and Heist at the Museum!! Great rooms, great fun!!!! Great Escapes was very accommodating for our two room crew!! Loved the fact everyone was device free for the hour and had to work together and talk to...More

Thank Katie M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Katie, Thank you for the awesome review. We are so glad to hear everyone had a great time. We can't wait for you to escape the Heist at the Museum. You are pros now!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great time checking out the new prison break room. Room was well done with good puzzles and great theme. We will definitely be back to try additional rooms.

Thank Jonathan C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Jonathan, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so glad to hear you had a great time, and can't wait for you to try out our other rooms. Nice job taking over 1st place in the Prison Break room.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
A TripAdvisor Member
1
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This was incredible. We had 2 groups doing separate rooms at the same time. It was a race to see who could escape first. The kids had a blast. They made it such a good experience for the party.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for the great review! The kids did an awesome job and we appreciate you celebrating her birthday with us. Thanks again.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Our family experienced the Heist room tonight. Our first ever time to do an escape room! Price was great, owner was great and the experience was awesome!! I would HIGHLY recommend!! This is a must go to place if ever in or around Van Buren...More

Thank lcummins53
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

LaDonna, Thank you for the wonderful review! You guys were great and I am so glad to hear you had such an awesome experience.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We have done multiple escape rooms and this was one of the best! Easy to schedule, well priced, clean and creative. Brian is super helpful and accommodating. We will be back!

Thank sbb789
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

sbb789, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are excited to hear you enjoyed your experience. We can't wait to see you again! Thanks

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Our family had a blast! First time and great experience! Will go back again and do the Heist room. The owner is super nice and made the experience very fun!

Thank Jennifer R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Jennifer, Thank you for the great review! We are so glad to hear you had such a great experience. You guys did great in your first escape room and we can't wait for you to stop in and try out the Heist at the Museum.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Our family (four adults) enjoyed the escape room "Back to School". The room was clean, comfortable and safe. We were greeted warmly and treated very well. As escape rooms go, this is a great option for small groups (family or friends or colleagues). As an...More

Thank CharleyintheRoom
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Thank you for the Great review! We are so glad to hear you had a wonderful time, and nice job getting on the leader board! We can't wait for you to come try out the Heist at the Museum.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Wonderful escape room experience. Great staff and fun for our group! We had a group of 8 in the room and it worked great!

Thank Amanda M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GreatEscapeMysRooms, Owner at Great Escape Mystery Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Amanda, Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate it! We are glad that your group had such a wonderful time and we can't wait for you to try out our other room.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Van Buren
Super 8 Van Buren/Ft. Smith Area
435 reviews
2.83 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Van Buren-Ft Smith Area
211 reviews
2.85 km away
Sleep Inn & Suites Van Buren
189 reviews
2.92 km away
Motel 6 Van Buren
24 reviews
3.14 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Boom A Rang Diner
45 reviews
.07 km away
La Huerta Grill
35 reviews
1.45 km away
Paul's Bakery
11 reviews
1.29 km away
Papa John's
7 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby Attractions
Drennan-Scott Historic Site
19 reviews
.32 km away
Chapters on Main
10 reviews
.29 km away
King Opera House
11 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Great Escape Mystery Rooms staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;