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5 Wits Buffalo

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Great time!!

Son and I decided last minute to go to 5 Wits and it was so worth it. We did Dragos castle and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
FamilyLuvs2Travel09
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Dunkirk, NY
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Fun!

Took the kids in, the little one was a little scared when first entering but the employees were... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
RDFL
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Toronto, Canada
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“tomb”(5 reviews)
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5 Wits is cutting-edge, live-action entertainment that "immerses" you in realistic, hands-on adventures! Located in Walden Galleria, we have three adventures: Tomb, Deep Space, and Drago's Castle. Your Adventure Awaits!
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Upper Level One Walden Galleria, Buffalo, NY 14225
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Son and I decided last minute to go to 5 Wits and it was so worth it. We did Dragos castle and Tomb. Both were very fun and we enjoyed the hands on problem solving. Thank you Josh and Chris for being awesome. Also Chris...More

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Kurt W, General Manager at 5 Wits Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We will be sure to let Josh and Chris know that you appreciated their help!

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Took the kids in, the little one was a little scared when first entering but the employees were super nice about it and helped made him feel comfortable. The kids really enjoyed it and I liked all the little details in the rooms (We did...More

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Kurt W, General Manager at 5 Wits Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed August 9, 2018

I hate escape rooms- so when my boyfriend suggested 5 Wits I was apprehensive. However, it is VERY different from a traditional escape room. The sound effects, lights, props, etc. are so far above any escape rooms. You feel like you are transported into another...More

Thank Carissa J
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

5-Wits is great family fun! We had a pizza party here with kids ranging 7-11 years old plus parents and everyone had such a great time. Chris and Josh were very accommodating and funny! We loved that the adventures were challenging for adults but still...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

5 wits was great. Our daughter who was ready to leave the area got forced to go with her parents and cousin. She was mad and arms crossed. We got started and she was smiling laughing and have a great time with the family. If...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

We had a blast here! We had 4 adults and one child. We bought tokens for all three, but only did two, we'll save one for another time. We did the Tomb first and did awesome! Two of us have done several escape rooms before,...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in with our 10 year old granddaughter after seeing a movie and decided to give it a try. We bought 3 passes for each of the three adventures since the tokens do not expire and tried the “Tomb” adventure today. We all three...More

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Incredible production quality that really immerses you in the experience and let's you live out a movie-like adventure. We did all three and had so much fun! We were a group of two and it was fine, though a group of 4 is probably ideal...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

I heard about this place on room escape review sites, and the 5 Wits reviews were always exclaiming. So we decided to try it out for ourselves and I would say it lived up to the hype. The puzzles and the rooms are very well...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Our family had a great time working together on all 3 adventures! We quickly realized the value of teamwork and got everyone involved in the action. It was challenging enough to keep the adults interested but not so difficult that it frustrated the kids. Sometimes...More

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