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History Mystery Norwich

The Guildhall Gaol Hill | The Guildhall, Gaol Hill, Norwich NR2 1JS, England
+44 1603 327515
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The quickest hour ever!

I visited as a group of 6 with my work colleagues. Oh what fun we had. None of us had been to an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
foodiefred68
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Very interesting

Lots of fun and can be challenging but we done it with time to spare. The young lady was helpful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matthew B
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ESCAPE GAMES JUST GOT REAL! A Mysterious Room. An Hour on the Clock. Find Clues. Solve Puzzles. Win Freedom. Have Fun! History Mystery live escape games, for 2 to 8 players at Norwich Guildhall, are an exhilarating hour of clue-hunting, puzzles-solving fun! Play games based on the real stories of people and places, in the historic locations where those stories actually happened.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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The Guildhall Gaol Hill | The Guildhall, Gaol Hill, Norwich NR2 1JS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited as a group of 6 with my work colleagues. Oh what fun we had. None of us had been to an escape room before but we loved it. Great fun and interesting. We freed the historian, only just and all came out talking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of fun and can be challenging but we done it with time to spare. The young lady was helpful. Also for a badge for completing it

Thank Matthew B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife did this one afternoon in this beautiful grade 1 listed building. The game itself is set in the cells and is very authentic and untouched which adds to the mystery. The game is actually a real crime but is tastefully done....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first escape rooms I’ve ever done and I would definitely recommend it to others. I went with a group of 11 friends splitting off into the two rooms and it was great fun we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Particular thanks to the...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We did the escape room underneath the cathedral in the cells in the evening. It was really good fun, and it’s different to other escape rooms in that you have to solve a crime rather than just getting out. The building itself is really interesting...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Heard about escape rooms a while back, although not that company of location, and what to try one for over a year. A special birthday and get together was the perfect excuse. Great location and perfect venue to hold something like this. We had Pip...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Holidaying in the area, we needed an activity on a Sunday evening and were pleasantly surprised to find that History Mystery had space. Our game was to free the historian from the archives, which was great fun. Would recommend to anyone in the area looking...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I was a bit dubious booking this for myself and 7 others for a hen do activity. I need not have worried as we all had so much fun and talked about it for hours after! Can't wait to try another.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This is as a. Christmas gift for us both, finally got round to booking... we want another go! Ben was so good, welcoming, explained everything and did help us along the way, we still failed. It’s so very clever and based on true events. Defiantly...More

Thank avril s
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Good Staff Excellent with excited young children,As An Adult i Also Enjoyed Myself Alot! Worth Visiting. Gift Shop Lady Also Fab! x

Thank Amy D
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bethchedgey
19 February 2018|
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Response from Lisa W | Property representative |
Hi, our escape games are suitable for age 10 years and up and at least one adult must be present for groups that contain players under 16 years of age. Children under 8 years of age are not permitted in our standard escape... More
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