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Dr Knox's Enigma - CLOSED

High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1PG, Scotland
+44 131 225 7019
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One of the best escape games !

I have now done about 8 or 9 different rooms in various locations, and Dr Knox's Enigma is... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2016
SamParkyn
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Miami, Florida
Hello...is anyone there?!

We booked just over a month ago and received a confirmation email of our game time. We all... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Niknoo76
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1PG, Scotland
Old Town
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+44 131 225 7019
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

I have now done about 8 or 9 different rooms in various locations, and Dr Knox's Enigma is definitely up in my top 3.. or even top 2! I went along with my brother, boyfriend and some friends, so we were a team of five....More

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We booked just over a month ago and received a confirmation email of our game time. We all travelled into Edinburgh and were really looking forward to it. When we arrived 15 mins prior to our game time the place was closed with no lights...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic way to spend an hour. Not sure what to expect, my daughter and I entered the room with no preconceptions. Loved every minute of it. We escaped with less than a minute on the clock and felt suitably challenged. There were just...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Very cleverly designed game to bring the team together and think outside the box, was really good value and lots of fun. Can highly recommend.

Thank Fiona S
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

This was great, emailed Tuesday and got a prompt reply for a vacancy! The room was great set up well, nice price- worth every penny! I would recommend every1 who has an hour to go here! Great storyline we got told before we went in,...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

I absolutely loved the concept of this game, so clever and full of twists. Once you figure out the pattern of the clues, you're on the roll, however it might take some time, especially if you haven't done this before (the success rate is meant...More

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Robert K, General Manager at Dr Knox's Enigma, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We do like to ratchet up the tension towards the end of ours groups escapes, hopefully this makes it even more of a relief when you are successful! We are so happy that your whole group...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a great concept well executed. Our group,including 2 boys aged 12 and 14 were fully engaged for an hour and they particularly enjoyed it. Have to concede we needed a few hints which came over the screen and we thought we had cracked...More

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Robert K, General Manager at Dr Knox's Enigma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

We are glad that your group had a great time and solved Dr Knox's Enigma! Having groups of mixed ages can work really well we think. Come back and see us when our new room opens!

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is probably one of the best escape games we have played. Having played these games on numerous occasions, this one was one of the best. Problem solving at its best. Please if you get the chance go and play this one. You will certainly...More

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Robert K, General Manager at Dr Knox's Enigma, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed our game so much! We are looking forward to you coming back when our new room opens.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

What a way to spend an hour! Loved every minute of this. Very hard, kept all 5 of us interested and involved, very good fun, very innovative. Some of clues were extremely clever. We managed to succeed though!!!

Thank Chegaw
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Robert K, General Manager at Dr Knox's Enigma, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Congratulations on besting the devious Dr Knox! He has been in a mood ever since. Come back and cheer him up when our new room opens.

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great concept and friendly staff made it really fun working together to try and escape the room! Would definitely reccomend giving this a go!

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Robert K, General Manager at Dr Knox's Enigma, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thanks for the recommendation! We are always happy to hear that people have enjoyed their time attempting to unravel Dr Knox's Enigma. We look forward to when you come back to solve another of our mind bending puzzle rooms

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