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Escape From St. Louis

The Best Escape Room In St. Louis


This Escape Room is THE BEST in    St. Louis!! Hands Down!! 

Great for 
team building
school groups

—  Nick R , facebook review


Carnival of the Cosmos Escape Room
Murder at Denbrough Mansion STL Escape Room
Wizard Quest St Louis Escape
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What is an escape room?

With only your wits about you, your group will have 60 minutes to use intense critical thinking and teamwork to solve a series of puzzles and riddles to find a way out. 
Do you have what it takes to escape in one hour?
Use your environment to solve clues to escape one of our themed rooms.

What rooms can we escape from?

Each of our escape rooms is a unique experience.  Escape From St. Louis is always building and rotating rooms and themes. Our current escape rooms include Carnival of the Cosmos, Wizard Quest, Vanished, and Murder at Denbrough Mansion.

Where is the escape room located?

We are located in downtown Maplewood, within walking distance from restaurants, bars and nightlife. We couldn't think of a better night out ourselves.

We are the most central escape room in St Louis and only 15 minutes from downtown STL.

Are the escape rooms good for large groups?

Escape From St. Louis is perfect for team building, competitions, birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate events, and more. 


Email us to find out more on special events and large group sizes.

Why Choose Us Over the Competition?

  • 🏆 #1 on Yelp: We're proud to be ranked as the best escape room in St. Louis on Yelp. Our commitment to quality and thrilling experiences has earned us the top spot, and we're grateful to our community for recognizing our efforts.

  • 🌆 Truly Local: Unlike many escape rooms that are part of impersonal chains, we are deeply rooted in St. Louis. Owned and operated by STL locals, we bring a genuine touch of our city's spirit to every game.

  • 👩‍💼 Female Empowerment: We're not just locally-owned; we're female-owned. We're proud to bring a unique perspective to the escape room industry, ensuring diverse and inclusive experiences for all our guests.

  • 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 A Family Affair: Our business isn't just about puzzles and locks; it's about family. As a family-run business, we understand the importance of creating memorable moments, and we're dedicated to making sure every group, whether friends or family, leaves with cherished memories.

Escape Room Categories

We've hosted many large groups for corporate or entertainment events.

Choose which room would suit your large group here →

An escape room is the perfect outing for families to celebrate an occasion or just to bond with each other. 

See which our family focused escape rooms here →

Ready to elevate your next celebration?

Discover our exciting escape rooms for unforgettable parties in St. Louis!

Book now for a thrilling adventure that your guests will love.

Things To Do In Maplewood

Looking for something to do before or after you escape? Below are some of our favorite Maplewood, STL restaurants and businesses. Which is basically all of them.

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7403 Manchester Rd. Maplewood, MO 63143

Phone: 314-202-8880

Frequently Asked Questions

How many people can I play with?

Rooms range from 2-10 players. This is different for each room.

What are the escape room prices?

Prices vary depending on the size of your group.

See below:

Group Size   Price Per Person

2                $40 per person 

3                $36 per person 

4                $34 per person 

5                $32 per person 

 6-7             $30 per person 

8-10           $28 per person 

What are the escape room prices?

Unlike other escape rooms, we will never put strangers in a room with you.  If your group books a room, you will have it to yourselves.  Our rooms are designed so groups small and large can enjoy! Keep in mind, the more people you have the better chance you have to escape (in theory).

Are we really locked in the room?

You are not actually locked in the rooms, the doors in front of you will be locked but you can always exit the rooms through the door you entered through.

What are the age requirements?

Ages 16 and up are welcome. Suggested minimum age is 12, however any age is welcome at the discretion of the parent or guardian. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

What happens if I show up late?

We still want you to come in if you are late, however, we will have to start the timer on your room no later than 5 minutes past your scheduled time in order to keep to our time frame.

Is the escape room handicap accessible?

The Escape from Saint Louis experience is handicap accessible, unfortunately, our restroom facilities are not at this time. 

* You may call us and set up a time to come in and take a look at the rooms if you have any concerns.

Are food and alcohol permitted?

Food and alcohol are not permitted. 

However, we would be happy to give you suggestions for food and beverages within walking distance of Escape from St. Louis in Downtown Maplewood. 

Where is the escape experience and where can I park?

7403 Manchester Rd. Maplewood, Missouri 63143. 

Parking is available on the street in front of our location, as well as a private lot behind the building.

Why choose Escape from St. Louis?

Whatever the occasion, team-building, date night, family fun, room escapes are a great experience that all types of people can enjoy!

Corporate team building and events?

We host corporate events!  If you require a time outside of our normal business hours, we may be able to accommodate your group. Please email us at to inquire about setting up a date/time to rent the space. Take a look at how our escape rooms work for large groups.

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