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Train Escape

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Board the train for night of fun!

We've done our fair share of Escape rooms (18 and counting!) and this one is top notch! We tackled... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ashley W
via mobile
Awesome night out!

My friends and I did this for a night out without the kids and had a blast! The owner showed us... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Straymusic
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Hoover, Alabama
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Locked in a locomotive with no way out, you must search for hidden compartments, secret passageways, and decipher clues to plot your Great Train Escape. It is a hybrid of a scavenger hunt and a puzzle game. Teamwork, Creativity and resourcefulness...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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5407 Beacon Dr, Irondale, AL 35210-2865
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've done our fair share of Escape rooms (18 and counting!) and this one is top notch! We tackled Sabotage as a two person team which was no easy feat, but with some great direction from the Game Master we made it out with seconds...More

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

My friends and I did this for a night out without the kids and had a blast! The owner showed us around and got us set up with the game. Although we didn’t escape, we had an awesome time trying! Really difficult escape room with...More

Thank Straymusic
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We have done many, many escape rooms and this is by far our favorite. The location in a train car is brilliant and makes for a very unique experience. The puzzles were challenging, but fun and solvable. Our group (2 moms and 4 teens) all...More

Thank allisonaez
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had never been to an escape room. While in Birmingham for the weekend we gave it a try. We picked Train Escape due to good reviews and we were not disappointed! We really enjoyed Train Escape. The couple who owns/runs this business were very...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 9 June 2018

This is a Good Thing for Kids being able to view a Train up close and see it in safety. Family Oriented!

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

This facility manages to give both a whimsical and questionable first impression. There is no denying that the location is odd — the middle of a large parking lot surrounded by a ropes course, a few stores, and a few shuttered buildings. But hey, lots...More

Thank EscapeCouple
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We loved it! We are in town because my son had a college lacrosse game. I took my mother, him and a teammate to play. We enjoyed it. So much fun. The owners were so personable and kind. The boys said it was the highlight...More

Thank HockeyLaxMom
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I bought the Groupon for a private escape room of up to 6 people. Even in the fine print there were NO restrictions on the coupon (verified with Groupon). I called today to book my room and was told that they do not accept Groupon...More

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This escape game was so much fun!! These escape games are actually on real train cars which made the game all the more fun. During a sisters / nieces weekend recently we tried the most challenging game even though we had not played an escape...More

1  Thank Lucitoo
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

What a cool gig! We went with our family of four and struggle bus!!!!! We didn't make it out but we had a blast searching for and figuring out the clues. Our kids absolutely loved it. For one hour I didn't hear any whining and...More

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