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5 Wits West Nyack

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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We had a blast in outer space! My children are 9 and 15. They both liked it. The 4 of us worked... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
West Nyack, New York
via mobile
Good fun!

We took our two oldest children, 13 and 12. We had a great time. Only downfall was having to go in... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Pine Bush, New York
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5 Wits is cutting-edge, live-action entertainment that immerses you in realistic, hands-on adventures! Located in Palisades Center, we have three adventures: Tomb, Deeps Space, and Drago's Castle. Your Adventure Awaits!
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1000 Palisades Center Dr, West Nyack, NY 10994-6200
+1 845-533-2666
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a blast in outer space! My children are 9 and 15. They both liked it. The 4 of us worked together and had fun. We are looking forward to returning and trying another themed adventure very soon!

Thank RegZee
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We took our two oldest children, 13 and 12. We had a great time. Only downfall was having to go in with other groups.

Thank mom3curly
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

My family went on a busy Sunday. Got there at 11:00am before the crowds got there. HINT: eat breakfast at IHOP next door then you’ll the first ones in line. We paid for all three trips at once because the savings is great if you...More

1  Thank Nick R
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We went to do one and ended up doing all three. Recommend a minimum of four people especially for Tomb and Deep Space. Also one tall person is helpful. The technology enhances the experience. We have done other escape rooms before, and these were tops.

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed December 16, 2017

We had the same experience went there and was put with an other group. The issue was we and the other group were the only ones there so WHY did we have to go together. We would have gladly waited to go on our own....More

1  Thank jollyjb
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Didn't know what to do one day and I have heard about mystery rooms. Looked online for Palisades Mall because it has a lot to do. Saw 5 Wits and went to do the Tomb one. My husband and I really enjoyed it! We enjoyed...More

2  Thank Lynn C
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Although a tad overpriced, our visit to 5 Wits was very enjoyable. The staff is very nice and helpful, and the place is clean and inviting. We did 2 of the adventures, Draco's Castle and Tomb with our 13yo daughter and all of us thought...More

1  Thank William M
Reviewed May 3, 2017

I was pleasantly surprised on the "disneyesque" type of entertainment. Three of us were able to do the session alone which was preferable to being with a group of other people you don't know. Very interactive and enjoyable. We did the tomb and plan on...More

1  Thank Peggy G
Reviewed March 8, 2017

If you enjoy adventures and puzzle solving like you see in video games like Legend of Zelda or Uncharted, well, you'll get an experience similar to that. I tried the 'easy' and the 'intermediate' one which was the 'tomb' and the 'castle' one respectively, if...More

1  Thank WandererFYE251
Reviewed February 18, 2017

We live about 45 minutes away from the Palisades Mall and visit a few times a year for a number of the somewhat unique attractions. We visited 5 Wits on a recent Saturday morning, planning to patronize one of the three experiences. The Dragon/Castle experience...More

2  Thank JimmB30
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Toyia P
October 12, 2016|
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Response from Asia S | Property representative |
Hi Toyia, We recommend ages 7 and up. There are moments of darkness and load sound effects in the adventures which can frighten some younger children.
June 26, 2016|
Response from Dmilidantri |
30 to 40 minutes