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The Ruse

Closed Now: 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Open today: 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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Great Production Value and Staff!

First escape room experience, So much fun! The production was off the charts plus they had a great... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Ben W
Great Team Event!

This was my first time to an escape room, although I have heard of several considerations. We did a... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
tlayers
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Lowell, Michigan
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The Ruse offers a new form of high-energy active entertainment. Our goal is to engage our guests in interactive fun by building aesthetically immersive worlds that tell a story. The premise is this: Your team will race against the clock (60 minutes...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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25 Division Ave S, Suite 125, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4229
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+1 616-214-7799
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

First escape room experience, So much fun! The production was off the charts plus they had a great, staff that was helpful and kind. We escaped but with just 4 minutes and played The Guild Room. Could not recommend it enough so much fun!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ben W
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This was my first time to an escape room, although I have heard of several considerations. We did a global team event at the Ruse and it was so much fun! I'd like to come back with a family team and try a different room....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tlayers
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This was our first time to an Escape Room. There were 8 of us, all related. What an unexpected, great time. Fast paced race against the clock to find the clues and accomplish your goal. A good test of working together toward a common goal.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 7 April 2018

My husband and I have been to many escape rooms around Michigan, and we agree - this is the best one we have visited! Not only are the rooms challenging, intriguing, and LOTS of fun, the staff is great! They really get into introducing the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Brianna S
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I recently played both of the rooms at The Ruse with my son. We were able to escape the Inventors Guild, but not so lucky with the Trophy Room. Both of the rooms were challenging ad fun! Puzzles were unique but not ridiculous, backstories were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Loved our adventure in the Trophy Room!! Took our college kids and had a blast. Kyle was an excellent Guide. So much fun AND we managed to escape as well. Mission Accomplished!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank RubinFam2017
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We were only 3, but powerful were we Lock by lock, we clicked them open Staying calm, no panic, just copin' From starting in the dark until opening that last lock We had a BLAST and were wishing it could have LAST-ed Longer Escape? Of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Youngmedconsult
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This was my 1st escape room experience and it did not disappoint. Thomas was a great guide and very personal. The "Trophy Room" was so clever with the clues and was really quite fun solving it. I would definitely do this again.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Teamsixshooter
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This was awesome!!!! The room was well thought out and the host Britt was the best!!! We had a blast!!!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jason K
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The Ruse was an amazing experience!! I had no idea what to expect, as this was my first escape room experience, and I was blown away by how fun it was!! The staff was amazing, and I can't wait to go back and do their...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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