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Sherlock Holmes Room

Fantastic experience! We did the Sherlock Holmes room with 2 adults and 2 children (14,10). The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael P
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SpeakEasy

Hi there- we recently did the Speak Easy Room and while we all had a fantastic time- it was... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Kristy K
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Located in Richmond, VA, River City Escape Room is Richmond’s ultimate interactive escape experience. A team of 2-10 players will use their intellect and wit to decipher clues and puzzles in order to escape the room within sixty minutes. Do YOU have...more
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8047 W Broad St, Westland Shopping Center, Henrico, VA 23294-4219
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience! We did the Sherlock Holmes room with 2 adults and 2 children (14,10). The room was difficult and very challenging but tons of fun. Highly recommended.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Hi there- we recently did the Speak Easy Room and while we all had a fantastic time- it was definitely harder than the website indicated. We had 4 adults and 3 children (11, 12 & 15) - the website this was good for first timers...More

Thank Kristy K
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great time at River City Escape! Not as easy as we thought it was going to be :) Really had to think "out of the box" on the clues. Staff was great - friendly, fun, helpful and patient!!! For a great evening of fun and...More

2  Thank 151Susanne123
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I brought my team to River City Escape Room as a team building activity and we had a blast. It was great to partner with each other and be required to work as a team to solve the puzzles within the room. We attempted to...More

Thank ralphreeves
Reviewed 1 January 2018

A group of family and freinds (9 of us, all adults) just did the Speak Easy room. Some of us had done escape rooms before, some had not. The room set up was nice and the puzzles were challenging. However, we hit a snag when...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 18 December 2017

My team (of 4) and I travel around to do escape rooms. We decided to visit Richmond to escape from all four in this location in one weekend. We liked the themes (intro videos were amusing and fun), enjoyed the puzzles, and the staff were...More

1  Thank Rose R
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We were a little intimidated by the escape room concept, but we had the BEST time! Six of us did the Sherlock Holmes mystery. We had just enough help to keep us moving in the right direction. Though we didn't get out before our time...More

Thank Itsjustme52
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My son and I did the Innocent and Speak Easy escape rooms with a group of people we didn’t know and we all worked well together. Both rooms were challenging especially Innocent. I recommend this room only to others who love ERs and have done...More

Thank Raymond J
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

What a great experience! As soon as we were locked in the room the mystery began. And what we thought would be tough eventually we figured it out. Escaping with four minutes remaining! It took a lot of with to make it work. Only 34%...More

Thank Charlie K
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We had a group of 18 in two different rooms! A great time was had by all. Highly recommend it for corporate outings!

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You are in a room (locked in, though you can walk out if you have to) and you have to solve puzzles, riddles and find other clues to allow you to escape the room using the final code or clue that you find. You get 60... More
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