The Great Escape Room® – Cleveland, OH



323 S Main St #201

Akron, OH 44308



The Great Escape Room Akron is Northeastern Ohio’s secret to entertainment. Conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Akron, The Great Escape Room is the key to having an extraordinary day. This mysterious, nearby getaway is well-worth the additional mileage when traveling through Cleveland. The Great Escape Room Akron is located less than an hour from Downtown Cleveland. This unique experience has a day’s worth of fun and adventure packed into one hour. Our 60-minute escape rooms offer sleuths the chance to find clues, crack codes, and solve puzzles with friends, family, and coworkers. No previous detective experience is required – just creativity and willingness to have fun. Our escape rooms will challenge your mind and speed up your pulse!

There are so many great reasons to visit The Great Escape Room Akron. Whether the Cavaliers are heading to the Championship, your favorite band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, or you want to energize yourself before an evening at Playhouse Square, The Great Escape Room Akron is the hub for making your night one to remember. You can change up your date night, show your out-of-town friends an amazing time, or celebrate your upcoming wedding with an awesome bachelor or bachelorette party. With accommodations for large and small team-building events, birthday parties, or family reunions, this puzzle-solving trip is one worth the travel! Next time you’re in Cleveland and looking for something different, don’t forget to think of The Great Escape Room Akron for a great time!


for team building and private events.



The Great Escape Room Akron has regular business hours Thursday through Sunday. Additionally, private bookings may be scheduled on any day, at any time, including Monday through Wednesday. With such accommodating availability, there are endless possibilities to including this mystery-solving game into your day. Additionally, as a part of the Greater Cleveland Area, The Great Escape room is an easy way to add some entertainment to you schedule. Our team of local Game Masters are standing by, ready to make this exclusive experience the escape from the ordinary you deserve. Our Game Masters specialize in making sure your time spent with us is enjoyable and unforgettable.

Monday09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sunday12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

We are located in downtown Cleveland, across from Canal Park at the corner of S. Main St. and Exchange St. We are located on the second floor of The Kaiser Building and there is elevator access. Affordable Parking can be found nearby us at the Main/Buchtel Parking Lot at 219 S. Main Street or the South Stadium Parking Lot at Exchange High Street.

Sherlock Holmes’ Library

Put your skills of deductive reasoning to the test and see if you can be selected as an apprentice for the legendary Sherlock Holmes. It is your task to unravel the mystery set before you and join The League of the Masters of Elementary Deduction.







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Professor Moriarty’s Gameroom

Your help is needed to find the antidote and save the world from Professor Moriarty’s nefarious scheme.You must beat Professor Moriarty at his own game, solving his puzzles before time runs out!







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The President’s Bunker

The command center for the nuclear missile program has been compromised. You have 60 minutes to regain control before nuclear Armageddon.







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The Great Escape Room is always looking to add new staff members to our team!

If this location is not currently hiring, your application will be kept on file and you may be contacted if positions become available in the future.

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Team Member – Job Description

As a Team member, you are responsible for ensuring that each and every group has an enjoyable and memorable experience. You will work in our game rooms and interact directly with players. We are looking for quick learners with strong attention to detail, and, most importantly, applicants should have a knack for customer service and having fun. Work hours will be based on business needs and your availability.