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Novus Escape Room

4142 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64111-2315
+1 816-982-9775
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Great team building trip

We had a larger group and were able to war-game which characters would help us solve the puzzles... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
daabaldo
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Billings, Montana
via mobile
Sadly disappointed

I recently visited Novus with my husband and sister in law. We chose this room because we only had... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2018
Amanda C
,
Olathe, Kansas, United States
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Novus Escape Room is the first character based escape game in the world. Unlike any other escape game, we are dedicated to provide a full family experience from 8 to ∞ years-old. Novus team is also committed to enrich your entertainment experience, while adding to your knowledge bank. Whether it is about other cultures, historical era, great inventors or space... this is only our first round of release; come and enjoy completely new experience on all aspects. Novus is your brand for world class escape rooms experience. We thank KC for allowing us to be part of the FUN!!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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4142 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64111-2315
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We had a larger group and were able to war-game which characters would help us solve the puzzles. This is a key aspect to the room solving, so I would highly recommend bringing as many people as possible as losing is no fun. Well constructed...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I recently visited Novus with my husband and sister in law. We chose this room because we only had 3 people and wanted a private room without paying the cost for 8 people. Novus does allow you to only pay for the people participating in...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Our first escape room adventure. We went with another couple who had done one before. We picked the space theme adventure. It was a lot of fun. The staff was great. The puzzles we challenging but doable.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went to Novus after our wedding rehearsal and had a blast. I'm not sure if we could have gotten married if we got stuck in the room, but we were prepared to do just that. Fortunately, we escaped with about 1 minute on the...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

It is hard for me to be this critical of an escape room because I love them so much. I have done some wonderful escape rooms, and I have done some horrible escape rooms, unfortunately this room falls in the horrible category. I have done...More

2  Thank Trinity V
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

A fun family outing with our grandson. The staff was exceptional and very helpful. We will definitely try it again.

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

So much fun would do again in a heart beat. Better if you have a bigger group than Three family members!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

This was our first time doing and escape room and had a ton of fun during this experience. I would refer others to trying this escape room.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

I went to Novus with my wife and 6 of our friends. We did the Terraform room. The puzzles were challenging, but a lot of fun. The different character roles were interesting and definitely useful. The room took us almost the entire 45 minutes to...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This was our first escape room and we had a great time. It was challenging but the format was great and they were very helpful. We were only a family group of 4 but we got through it with a few minutes to spare.

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Thank LindaRTS
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