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Ready to put your skills to the test?

Discover a fully immersive, original escape room
experience in Downtown Harrisonburg, VA.

Our rooms are PRIVATE!

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What is Escapism?

Escapism is an exciting, interactive escape room experience that is locally owned in Downtown Harrisonburg, Virginia. Enjoy with friends and family as you team up and use your critical thinking skills to make your great escape from these unique, interactive rooms. Each room combines technology and storytelling to fully immerse you in an adventurous experience.

Shot Caller

Think you have what it takes to break out of prison? You
have 60 minutes to make your escape, or risk spending
the rest of your life in solitary confinement!

Difficulty: 4/5
Number of participants: 2-6
Time to complete: 60 Minutes

Toxic Attack

A bomb has been planted in your Top Secret Government
lab! Beat the clock to save yourself and all humankind
from highly contagious viruses.

Difficulty: 5/5 (Challenging)
Number of participants: 4-8 (Minimum of 4 for this room)
Time to complete: 75 Minutes

Three Nights of Terror

Think you can survive the three nights of terror? Beware of the darkness. You never know what might be lurking beyond your view.

Difficulty: 5/5 (Challenging)
Number of participants: 3-6  (Minimum of 3 for this room)
Time to complete: 90 Minutes


Ever wonder what it would be like to live on another
planet? Come experience life on Mars, but make sure you
don’t run out of oxygen!

Difficulty Choice:  4/5 or Escapism Challenging (see room page for description)
Number of participants: 2-4
Time to complete: 60 Minutes

Harrisonburg’s First

As Downtown Harrisonburg’s first escape room attraction, it’s our hope that we have a positive impact on the community, and add to the exciting lineup of things to do Downtown. As escape room enthusiasts ourselves, we want to bring the best experience possible for all of our escapees. We strive to make you feel like you’re part of a real story.

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