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Vancouver Mysteries

Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B4, Canada
+1 778-707-1962
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Our staff LOVED this activity and gave it rave reviews. Teams went at their own pace and felt... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MargarethaKL
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Vancouver, Canada
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Conquered the Muck Monster - and had fun doing it!

Great time and highly recommended. Some great views of a scenic part of Vancouver, and lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
am0ntg0merie
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Vancouver, Canada
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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%
  • Terrible0%
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“team building” (14 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (16 reviews)
“fun team” (3 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
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"
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"a lot of fun"
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"fun team"
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"solving clues"
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"team event"
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"exploring downtown"
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"super fun"
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"complete blast"
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"secret agent"
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"comic book"
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"level of difficulty"
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"great event"
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"family activity"
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"fun activity"
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"whole group"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our staff LOVED this activity and gave it rave reviews. Teams went at their own pace and felt challenged while having a lot of fun. Highly recommend to anyone including business as a healthy team building exercise. Coordinating with their management was a breeze and...More

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

Thank you, MargarethaKL, for your lovely review! It warms our hearts to hear that your staff loved the team building game. We do our utmost to ensure that our games are fun to play and easy to organize, but it's wonderful to hear it from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great time and highly recommended. Some great views of a scenic part of Vancouver, and lots of fun! Only problem is you're too busy running around and solving puzzles to to truly soak in the views. We had a great time. I will also note...More

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

Hi Am0ntg0merie, Thank you for the review! Glad to hear that you and your fellow superheroes enjoyed conquering the Muck Monster. It's true that you can easily get over absorbed into the game, but hopefully you've discovered a couple hidden gems that you can return...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband, teenaged son and I did the Crime in Downtown mystery. We had a blast. My son is your typical teen in that he was resistant at first, but he quickly warmed up to the concept and was soon leading us from clue to...More

Thank Dee L
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Vancouver M, Director of Sales at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There Dee, Thank you so much for your review! I am delighted to hear that you and your family found our game to be a perfect way to spend time with each other while throwing in a little competition. We've designed our games to...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Our work group of 10 really enjoyed our Vancouver Mysteries team building event. Very well organized and managed right from booking, to meeting onsite, the event itself, and the wrap up. Group was unanimous; it was challenging, fun, and everyone had a great time.

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Vancouver M, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Hi Mfd, Thank you for your review! I'm so glad your company had a good experience, and I will pass on your high praise to my colleagues. Hope to see you soon to play another game! All the Best, Roxanne K. -Assistant Experience Manager

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Even though it was a rainy day, our team was so excited to solve the murderer case! Forget about the weather - you are on a mission. Extraordinary experience that can be compared to any other. Clues are everywhere.. Just loved it :)More

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Roxanne K, Assistant Experience Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi Kick10co, Thanks for the kind review, I am so happy your team enjoyed your game! It sounds like you were a squad of detectives who certainly wouldn't let a little Vancouver rain bother them when there is a case to be cracked. We hope...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Well Organized, Very flexible and communicative. Thanks for making it a great day for our Company. They ran two games at once and split up the teams accordingly.More

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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you, Zayne, for the review! I'm so glad to hear that your company had a great time. My colleagues and I had a lot of fun running your Mega Mystery. Your secret agents and detectives are welcome back for a game anytime. -Detective Alina...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Great way of exploring downtown Vancouver - I've lived here my whole life and never knew there were so many hidden gems located in downtown! My friends and I enjoyed this challenge.More

Thank Karen S
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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Hi Karen, it’s so great to hear that you and your friends enjoyed exploring downtown with a Vancouver Mystery. We love to hear from locals who use our games to learn more about their city; we hope to see you again soon and thank you...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

My friend and I participated in "Halloween Mystery night" on Halloween night. It's outdoors so thank goodness it was a beautiful dry evening. I expect it's not so fun in the rain. When we arrived at the meeting spot at 7 pm there were several...More

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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Happy to hear that you and your friend had a fun time during our Halloween Mystery Nights! The Vancouver Mysteries squad prides itself on providing a unique experience and we work hard to ensure that our games are fun during any weather or circumstances. Sounds...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

From booking, to the welcome greeting, to the challenge itself — our whole experience was stellar. The Murder Mystery team were always courteous, accommodating and awesome in role playing out the characters. WE had so much fun doing the Halloween competition challenge! Looking forward to...More

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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, vin103! Our team will be thrilled to hear that they made such a positive impact on your Halloween Mystery Night. We work hard to ensure that our guests have a great experience during the booking process as...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

I would recommend people do this event. It has similarities to an indoor escape room, but you play this outside. Our weather that evening was clear, dry, and not too cool. I've played this game before, but never at night. Things always look different in...More

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Vancouver M, Manager at Vancouver Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi Kekelei, Thank you so much for your kind recommendation. I’m glad you had a great time at our Halloween Mystery Nights. And it certainly is true, our games do take on an especially dramatic element to them when playing on these dark autumn evenings,...More

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Sheena B
29 July 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
23 April 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
23 March 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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