Best Escape Rooms In Birmingham

Looking for escape rooms in Birmingham, but not sure which to choose? Here are some of the best escape rooms if you’re looking for things to do in Birmingham. 

An escape room experience generally lasts for 60 minutes. The games are best played in groups of two or more as you will rely on each other for puzzle solving, trivia and logic.

Escape Live Birmingham

18 – 24 Constitution Hill, Birmingham B19 3LY

The Raid

A Peaky Blinders escape room in Birmingham. You are the newest member of the Peaky Blinders. As Tommy, Arthur, Polly and John are attending business matters in London, the bookies are vulnerable. 

Major Campbell has caught wind of this and is planning to raid the bookies. Tommy has instructed you to find anything which incriminates the Shelby family and destroy it before Campbell’s men arrive.

Players – 2-6

Difficulty – 4

Time Machine

Jamie Sherman has successfully invented the world’s first ever time machine. However whilst travelling through time he has uncovered a problem and now needs your help. You and your team must take his prototype, follow in his footsteps and get him back to the present day before he’s lost forever.

Players – 2-5

Difficulty – 5

Double Cross

The official Peaky Blinders live escape room. London crime boss Alfie Solomons has summoned Tommy Shelby to an unexpected meeting at his ‘Bakery’ in the Camden Docks. Suspicious of Alfie’s intentions, The Peaky Blinders have sent you ahead to scope out the situation. Your task is to find a way to infiltrate Alfie’s gang, find out what he wants with Tommy Shelby and who else might be involved.

Players – 2-6

Difficulty – 5

Dr Wilson’s Office

The master detective Dr Wilson has happened upon a case that could prove to be deadly for him. One of the suspects he is investigating is threatening his life. Dr Wilson is now relying on you and your team to unveil the identity of the right suspect. He’s left clues around his office and it’s up to you to find them, solve the mystery and escape.

Players – 2-6

Difficulty – 5

Room 13

A Birmingham escape room not for the faint-hearted. Amy is locked in a room and is relying on your team’s wit and skill to get her out alive. You are her only hope. Piece together the clues, solve puzzles and find the objects to get the four-digit number you need to release her. 

Players – 2-6

Difficulty – 4

The Lab

A scientific research facility where cutting edge research is being conducted has been hit by a toxic gas leak. It’s up to you and your team members to make the area safe again in just 60 minutes.

Players – 2-6

Difficulty – 5

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Clue HQ Birmingham

The Betrayal of Cluetankhamun

When the long lost tomb of Cluetankhamun was unearthed for the first time in over 3 millennia, a team of explorers were sent in to recover the Cluetan Crystal.

It has been several days since last contact with the exploring party so it’s your turn to make your way down into the tomb to retrieve the crystal. But watch your step – Who knows what happened to the last exploring party.

Difficulty – 4/5

Players – 2-5

A-I-9

M.I.6. have gained access to the lab of Professor Tepet, the famous inventor. Among the files, they found an abandoned document called A-I-9 detailing an artificial intelligence peacekeeping program. 

A type of robot (called ‘9bots’) were integrated into society. But 24 hours ago an anomaly appeared in the code shutting down internet and telecommunications worldwide and soon after chaos ensued. A-I-9 is corrupting the system from the inside. It’s your job to get inside and set everything right again.

Difficulty – 2/5

Players – 2-6

Cell Block C

After being framed for a crime you didn’t commit, you’re about to be sentenced to a lifetime in prison. Even though you know that the criminal Danny Badd is responsible, you can’t prove it in time. The only answer is to escape the top security Cell Block C and buy yourself some time.

Difficulty – 2/5

Players – 2-6

The Legend of Miyalock

A treasure shrouded in magic and mystery has been hidden deep within a mountain. Finally, thousands of years later, the Collective League of United Explorers (C.L.U.E.) has finally stumbled upon the hiding place of this treasure. Can you master the magic of the past and claim the treasure of Miyalock for yourselves.

Difficulty – 3/5 

Players – 2-7

Core Reactor A / B / C

There are three reactor games at Clue HQ in Birmingham. A, B, or C. Large groups can play at the same time and race against each other.

Atomax is the largest nuclear power plant in the world. It’s fully automated and operates under the watchful eye of the popular government program “A-I-9”. 

Your job is to cool the CORE as the temperature of the nuclear core has spiked and is now well on its way to initiating a full meltdown. 

Difficulty – 2/5 

Players – 2-18 (across the three different games)

The Hellevator

As reality shows dominate your televisions, Clue HQ decided to team up with Clue Tube to bring you the latest Escape Room, but with a twist. You are competing for the prize of your life as you strive to reach Floor 13 before time runs out. If you make it out in one piece you could be the next reality TV star.

Difficulty – 4/5 

Players – 2-7

Captain Riddle’s Forgotten Fortune

Captain Riddle was a notorious pirate. He was famous for holding his bounty within a hidden cove. Over the years the story has become legend but no one is sure if the treasure even exists anymore. 

You and your team have commandeered his old ship and are now sailing in search for the gold. Can you out sail your competitors and find the hidden loot first?

Difficulty – 4/5 

Players – 2-7

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Escape Hunt Birmingham Central

120-122 Corporation St, Birmingham B4 6SX

Dr Who Worlds Collide

In the offices of ChronosCorp HQ, the billionaire Alastair Montague’s efforts to develop commercial time travel have caused a tear in the fabric of space and time. The Cybermen are ready to take advantage and attack Earth.

Blackbeard’s Treasure

On a pirate galleon, you’re in the middle of a battle for control of the High Seas. Your captain, the terrifying Blackbeard, has just been killed and his ship is shot to pieces and sinking fast.

The Fourth Samurai

The emperor of Japan has ordered you, his most trusted samurai warriors, to defeat the evil warlord Tanaka Masamune.

But be warned, Tanaka is no ordinary enemy. He is protected by a powerful curse, and the only way to beat him is to steal the magic stone from the handle of his sword.

Our Finest Hour

It’s 1942 and the world is at war. With new superweapons that could obliterate Britain, time is of the essence.

As MI6’s top agents you’ve been chosen to find and destroy these fiendish inventions before they destroy us. The latest news from HQ is that the superweapons are ready to be launched. Can you save Britain?

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Escape Reality Birmingham

60-62 Constitution Hill, Birmingham B19 3JT

Legend of the Mummy

In the  depths of the Ancient Pyramids is  a treasure which possesses unworldly secrets. The  Professor who had been assigned the task of retrieving the lost treasure has gone missing and it’s up to you to finish his work.

Difficulty – 3/5 

Bank Job

You are part of an elite team of highly skilled and experienced bank robbers. Your assignment is to infiltrate the security at one of the world’s most protected bank vaults and steal the diamond. 

You have been left clues by your teammates to gain access to the high security areas, and have just 60 minutes before the cameras are turned back on.

Difficulty – 4/5 

Enigmista

After people go missing without a trace, there are reports that a serial killer is on the loose.  There is one survivor telling stories of how the killer forces his prisoners to perform ghastly tests to see how far they can push themselves in order to escape. 

You have awoken to discover that you have been locked inside a room of complete darkness with no recollection of how you found yourselves in this situation. 

Difficulty – 4/5 

Iron Kingdom

Seven noble families live in  the Seven Kingdoms, the largest continent in the World. In the heart of the Kingdom lies the Iron Throne, the main source of conflict between everybody in the land. 

It’s up to you to find out  who is the rightful heir to the throne. Who are you going to support? Which house are you going to fight for?

Difficulty – 4/5 

Machina

You are part of a  team of scientists to develop the first instance of true artificial intelligence.

Realising the scientists are suddenly leaving and that these robots are showing scarily human-like emotions., you also decide to leave. The doors have all been locked however trapping you and the rest of the team inside. Can you all escape before you reluctantly become a part of the experiment?

Difficulty – 4/5 

Alcatraz

It’s 1934 and Alcatraz has been transformed into a maximum high-security prison housing the most infamous and dangerous criminals. 

No prisoner has ever successfully escaped, until now? You have been plotting your escape plan and now the time has arrived. A diversion has been caused by other inmates and the warden has sprinted off to help, leaving you in your cells unguarded. It’s time to escape!

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