Gather the whole family or bring along some friends to use your logic, instinct, and detective skills to parse out the clues and solve our unique puzzles, based in Indiana’s past. Can you beat the clock and solve our mysteries?
Dillinger Detectives | A mysterious new donation might hold the secret to John Dillinger’s missing loot. Can you find the location of this iconic gangster’s hidden money?
Intermediate | Capacity 2-8 people
Jan. 23 | Sessions at 10 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 3 p.m.; 4:30 p.m.
Feb. 27 | Sessions at 10 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 3 p.m.; 4:30 p.m.
March 20 | Sessions at 10 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 3 p.m.; 4:30 p.m.
Product Predicament | It’s 1915 and beauty mogul Madam C.J. Walker has just opened her new factory in Indianapolis. Staff has arrive for their shift, but the formula for today’s products is missing. Find the formula to get production up and running before time runs out.
Beginner | Capacity 2-6 people
Jan. 23 | Sessions at noon; 1:30 p.m.; 3:30 p.m.; 5 p.m.
Feb. 27 | Sessions at noon; 1:30 p.m.; 3:30 p.m.; 5 p.m.
March 20 | Sessions at noon; 1:30 p.m.; 3:30 p.m.; 5 p.m.
$80 per room/timeslot | $65 members
Wait. What in the world is an escape room?
An escape room is an interactive game where you solve a variety of puzzles and codes to accomplish a goal, whether it is “escaping” from a room or recovering a lost item.
Do I need to know a lot about history to win the game?
Nope! You don’t need to have any knowledge of Indiana history to succeed.
Who should I bring with me to help solve these puzzles?
Friends? Family? A date? We designed these games for history buffs and novices alike, ages 12 and above. We do require one adult for every 3 players under the age of 18.
How do I sign up?
To secure your time slot, click this link above to see availability and reserve your spot. Please have one person register for your whole team.
What time should I arrive?
Please plan to arrive at least 10-minutes early to hear instructions. We cannot let team members in once your session has begun.
How long is the escape room?
Your team will have 45-minutes to complete the caper. Each game takes place in a unique space within the Indiana Historical Society and includes a debrief session after the event.
Will I be with other groups?
At this time, we are only booking private experiences. You will not share your adventure with guests outside of your party.