Escape Rooms In Our Area Offer Fun And A Bit Of Fear

Jun 2, 2015

Find your hidden Houdini, Escape Room experience venues are opening all across the country.


Imagine you and a few of your friends are locked in a room, and the only way out is to solve puzzles and find clues that will lead to your escape. Tired of video and computer games, people are discovering real “Escape Room” adventures for entertainment.

Here to discuss escape rooms are Dr. Margee Kerr, a sociologist at the University of Pittsburgh and Chatham University who studies the science of fear; JW Wolterman, owner of Cincinnati Escape Room; and Jerry Weber, owner of THE WEB extreme entertainment, which features a “Trapped in a room with a Zombie” adventure.