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Bull City Escape

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Well-organized, fun, and affordable

I organized a trip to Bull City Escape for a friend's bachelorette party and we had a great time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah G
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Baltimore, Maryland
We all had fun

This was my second visit to Bull City and everyone in our group had fun escaping from The Study... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Rebecca L
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Bull City Escape is an exhilarating, interactive experience designed to test your wits. The premise is simple: small groups are locked in a room and have 60 minutes to escape. To find the key, you must work together to unearth clues, solve puzzles...more
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711 Iredell St, Durham, NC 27705-4862
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I organized a trip to Bull City Escape for a friend's bachelorette party and we had a great time! We did the murder-themed room, which was challenging and fun. Our host Alice gave us a brief orientation. She was a lot of fun, answered all...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit to Bull City and everyone in our group had fun escaping from The Study. The game made for a great joint activity for parents, adult children and significant others. The puzzles at Bull City are well-designed with cohesive and clever...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

It was a great experience! We live in Winston-Salem and drove to Durham based on the awesome reviews, and did not disappoint. I have done an escape room before but I brought a friend that did not and now she is hooked! Enchanted Forest was...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Wow, thank you so much for your review! I'm honored that you drove all that way to visit us at Bull City Escape and thrilled you had an awesome experience. We're all about getting new players hooked on escape games - there's nothing like the...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We did three rooms based on the number of individuals we. Everyone enjoyed the experience and want to go back. Not everyone escaped but had fun.

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Our group from work did the murder mystery room and it was awesome! It was very challenging, but a really great way to build rapport and team relationships. I can also see how this would be really fun for a family or social group. There...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your review and recommendation! I'm so glad your group from work had an awesome time. We design our escape games so that groups must communicate, collaborate, and think creatively in order to be successful -- but most importantly, we want players to...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We live in Durham and took some out-of-town guests to do the Lunar Lockdown room. It was challenging but very fun and we escaped with time to spare! Craig was our host and he did a great job getting us ready and then giving us...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your review and for the shout-out to Craig! We appreciate you thinking of Bull City Escape for your out-of-town guests, and I'm thrilled your group had a fun and challenging experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 August 2018

My 12 yr. old granddaughter was visiting from out of town. We decided that doing an escape room as part of our activities would be fun. We had never done anything like this before. My daughter, granddaughter and I found out that we could work...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for thinking of Bull City Escape for your daughter and granddaughter! Even if a group doesn't make it out, our ultimate goal is that they have a fun and challenging experience. I'm so glad y'all enjoyed the game and worked so well together!...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We did the Murder mystery. Lots of puzzles to complete. It didn’t look like there was much in the room, but there were clues hidden along normal things. We had a great time. The white board on the wall was great to have to write...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Debra, thanks for your review! I'm so glad your group had a great time. There's so many moving pieces in an escape game that I always appreciate having a writing surface to keep our thoughts organized! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 July 2018

We went here for a group activity reserving two rooms. I just called them a few weeks ahead of time and they were able to make reservations for the event very easy. I'm quite pleased with the service as Bull City. We have now done...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Jonathan, thank you for playing all 3 of our games! Our goal is to create games that are fun, challenging, and immersive, and I'm so you enjoyed them. I appreciate you bringing your group and taking the time to write a review!

Reviewed 25 June 2018

I have done 14 different escape rooms and Bull City Escape is by far one of the best that I have been to. The room Enchanted Kingdom was brilliantly designed with a smooth flow to the puzzles. Not only that, the puzzles weren't just endless...More

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Alice C, Owner at Bull City Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Robert, thank you so much for your kind words! We're honored to be your favorite escape room in North Carolina and delighted you had an amazing experience in Enchanted Kingdom. We work hard to design puzzles that are varied, challenging, and most importantly, FUN. Thank...More

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lndsjnkns
2 April 2017|
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Response from Alice C | Property representative |
It's great for couples or for groups of friends and family. The games are pretty challenging for just 2 people since there's so much to do in the rooms. You could buy 2 tickets for a game, leaving the rest of the tickets... More
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paladync
11 March 2017|
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Response from Alice C | Property representative |
Casual clothes and comfortable shoes - wouldn't recommend heels since there's a lot of moving around. Tickets are $25pp - visit the website to book a game!
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