Are Escape Rooms Scary?

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Debunking The Fears Escape rooms have increased in popularity over the years, captivating thrill-seekers and puzzle enthusiasts alike. Yet, a common misconception still lingers: Are escape rooms scary? At ConTRAPtions Escape Rooms, we understand the hesitation some may feel. It may sound a bit scary to be locked in a room with the objective to […]

Why does it take so long to build a new escape room?

We’ve been working/designing the new Soul Survivor Escape Room for awhile. Its even changed names a couple of times. Mirror Mansion…Resident Evil…but now we’ve settled on Soul Survivor. The way we build escape rooms we can’t go online to Amazon or Ebay and purchase puzzles. We make 90+% of everything! We buy raw materials and […]

Party at Grandma’s House has been re-mixed at our St. Charles location! BOOK NOW!

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The next generation of Grandma’s Party House is ready! ConTRAPtions Escape Rooms has remodeled, re-mixed and re-mastered our multi-generational Party at Grandma’s House escape game in St. Charles, Missouri! New automated props and game-flow. Whether you’ve partied with grandma before, or are new to the party, you haven’t partied like this!  Book online or call […]

Escape Room Valentines Promo

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Our escape room Valentines promo this year has been inspired by space. The late great Carl Sagan said, “The earth is a small stage in a vast cosmic arena.” He also said the vastness is bearable only through love. How right he was! On a Valentines Day 29 years ago The Voyager 1 space probe picked […]

5 Reasons Our Escape Rooms in Fort Collins Are Perfect for Team Building

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Our escape rooms in Fort Collins provide an incredible opportunity for your corporate team to get outside the normal and have fun. Not only is this a great activity that everyone can enjoy, but it’s also the perfect way to grow as a team. Your team will appreciate an escape puzzle much more than a […]

5 Tips For A Great Escape

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As any aficionado knows, some escape room tips are generally helpful, not only for success but for fun! No one can exactly predict what will make a great escape room experience. There are so many factors that have to marinate in any game, depending on the scenario and personalities working together. No two games are […]

A Fresh New Take On Puzzles

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Puzzles of a new breed We’ve always believed that winning is fun, but a challenge is what’s worth getting out of bed for in the morning. When people think of puzzles, they usually think of the kind you buy in a box or a Rubik’s Cube. The rooms at ConTRAPtions will appeal to anyone looking […]