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Vancouver Mysteries

Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B4, Canada
+1 778-707-1962
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Solve a murder, complete a spy mission, or save the planet. Immerse yourself in an exciting fictional world with a themed mystery game. At Vancouver Mysteries you’ll collect clues as the story unfolds on the streets of downtown Vancouver. We supply the kit, you solve the mystery. Choose from three games: murder mystery Crime in Downtown, spy thriller Secret Mission and superhero adventure Heroes and Villains.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“team building” (13 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B4, Canada
Gastown
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+1 778-707-1962
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"team building"
in 13 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 15 reviews
"historic gastown"
in 5 reviews
"solving clues"
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"great event"
in 3 reviews
"complete blast"
in 2 reviews
"secret agent"
in 2 reviews
"comic book"
in 2 reviews
"level of difficulty"
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"fun team"
in 2 reviews
"team event"
in 2 reviews
"super fun"
in 7 reviews
"fun activity"
in 4 reviews
"whole group"
in 2 reviews
"spend an afternoon"
in 6 reviews
"two hours"
in 5 reviews
"walking shoes"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time touring around the historic part of Vancouver, following clues to solve a mystery while also learning about the early days of this city! Loved it!More

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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Krista45612, Happy belated Mother's Day and thank you for the review! So glad that we were able to add even more fun to the holiday and that you got to learn more about the city while doing it. Hope to see you again next...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vancouver Mysteries is a fun filled activity - solve a mystery, puzzles and explore the neighborhood on foot for some exercise. Great value!

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Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Shannon B, Thank you for your kind review! I am so glad that your work team enjoyed their outing solving a mystery on the streets of Gastown. I hope we'll see you again! Best, Roxanne Kalenborn

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

We organized this as part of a bachelorette outing, and it was fantastic. We were split up into two teams and it was a race to solve the mystery! The puzzles were fun and challenging, and the game was a major hit with everyone involved,...More

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Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Anju, Thank you so much for your kind review! You were a pleasure to work with while planning the bachelorette party, and I'm so glad you would recommend us to others. Thank you for cracking the Crime in Downtown case, I hope you'll be...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2018

Well organized and a lot of fun. Great for team building, staff parties or entertaining your guests from out of town!

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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2018

Thank you, QCinfo, for your review and for keeping the streets of Vancouver safer! You and your team of detectives are welcome back for another team building mystery anytime. Best Regards, Detective Alina Blank Experience Manager

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

The hand book of challenges was easy to follow and fun to complete. It gave us clues but was also hard. I took a group of adults with disabilities. Even with intellectual difficulties they were able to follow the instructions. The company also offered us...More

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Will W, Owner at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

HI Duane and thanks for your review. Glad to hear you enjoyed your Vancouver Mysteries game! It sounds like you had some challenges in Gastown with panhandlers - sorry to hear that affected your experience on the day. As you may know Vancouver does have...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Alina was really helpful with the coordination of the game for a team building activity with international professionals coming to visit Vancouver. We had a total of 30 people, international people and Canadians. We divided the groups ahead of time, and made sure each group...More

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Roxanne K, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Hi Teffy_4- Thank you so much for your detailed review of your experience with us. Alina will be thrilled to read your kind comments-we work hard to provide a smooth experience for our guests and it sounds like you had a 5-star time! We are...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Our group had an age range between 12-60 years old and from their feedback, every single one of them had a blast with this team building experience. I would highly recommend this to any nonprofit organization and any large groups out there. Players get more...More

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Roxanne K, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Hi bmae604, Thank you for your review of your team building experience, here at Vancouver Mysteries we love helping groups have creative outings that are challenging and fun! With your age range in your group it sounds like there was something for everyone to enjoy,...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

A group of 8 women (all over the age of 55) just finished our adventure at Vancouver Mysteries yesterday (May 27th, 2018) and had an amazing time. This company has done a tremendous job in organizing a fun event. It involved a bit of exercising...More

Thank Kelly1233
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Roxanne K, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Hi Kelly1233- Thank you for your fun review! It sounds like you and your friends had a marvellous time playing Crime in Downtown and cracking the case of who killed Jimmy Capello. Congratulations on your promotion to detective and I hope we'll see you soon...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun finding out who killed Jimmy for my bachelorette party! It is a great activity to do with friends. I would go back to solve the other mysteries!More

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Roxanne K, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Hi Imguzmanuribe, Thank you for your review, it sounds like you had an amazing time at your bachelorette party! I hope we will see you and your friends back soon to try your hand at our spy thriller Secret Mission or Heroes and Villains. All...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing company and people. They made everything easy and helped to coordinate my proposal to my soon to be wife as part of my birthday excursion. Will definitely be back and have already recommended them to friends and family.

Thank Rob C
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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Thank you for the lovely review and, more importantly, for letting us be a part of this important occasion. It was so much fun! Best wishes on your future adventures and you two are always welcome for an anniversary game. -Alina Blank Experience Manager

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Sheena B
July 29, 2016|
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Response from Will W | Property representative |
Hi Sheena! Usually most groups take between 90 mins and 2 hours to complete one of our games. Hope this helps. Any other questions, please do reach out! Will.
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Lillian G
April 23, 2015|
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Response from Vancouver M | Property representative |
Hi Lilian, thank you for your interest in our games! We agree with Charlene614 - no prior knowledge of Canada or Vancouver is required. Each game comes with a map, and takes you to parts of the city that even many locals... More
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clevinson
March 22, 2015|
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Response from Vancouver M | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! We do not have an official age cutoff, our only requirement is that each team of minors be accompanied by an adult. Crime in Downtown is a murder investigation and may not be considered suitable... More
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