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Not for Halloween. . .

Not for Halloween. . .

If you’re searching for a spooky, scary escape room experience for Halloween, Save Milwaukee Escape Rooms isn’t for you. It’s true that the escape room industry itself began with a horror sort of theme- being locked in a room from which you have to escape to avoid...

The Science of Fusion

The Science of Fusion

The Device, in which teams of agents must save Milwaukee from doom, is based on the story of Dr. Watson Dangerfield. He is the inventor of cold fusion, and now he’s been taken captive and his fusion device set to explode! While Dr. Dangerfield’s device is a product of...

Looking to Hire Master Agents- And Tour Guides Too!

Looking to Hire Master Agents- And Tour Guides Too!

Save Milwaukee Escape Rooms is once again looking to hire. What better place to advertise than here, for current and future agents will see? I’ll mention in a moment what makes a good Save Milwaukee employee. But first, what’s special about now is that I’m also...

Singles Nights at Save Milwaukee?

Singles Nights at Save Milwaukee?

One thing which makes save Milwaukee different from other escape room attractions in town is that we offer only private bookings. Whereas other escape rooms will mix groups together to reach room capacity, at Save Milwaukee no matter how large or small your group you...

Save Milwaukee Escape Rooms Perfect for Team Building

Save Milwaukee Escape Rooms Perfect for Team Building

One of the biggest trends we’ve seen these last few months is an increase in corporate groups using our escape room for team building. It’s easy to see why- escape rooms let everyone work together to solve problems and interact in new ways. And of course, while having...

What If A Clue Isn’t Working?

What If A Clue Isn’t Working?

Escape rooms use all sorts of clues. Some contain high tech sensors and electronics, while others are less complex. Even though we do everything we can to make each clue sturdy and strong, it’s always possible for something to malfunction.   The problem is, it’s...

Escape Room Safety

Escape Room Safety

Many of us heard about the tragic fire at a Polish escape room last weekend in which 5 teenage girls were killed. Click here to read coverage in the NY Times. Of course, the owner of that facility did not intend for such to happen. But lax safety standards in the...

$25 Off at the Safehouse After Your Mission

$25 Off at the Safehouse After Your Mission

We are now able to offer agents a special coupon for $25 off at the Safehouse. Each team of Save Milwaukee agents will receive one coupon valid for $25 off that day only when you complete your mission at Save Milwaukee Escape Rooms.   The Safehouse is about...

Open on Christmas

Open on Christmas

A number of people have noticed that on the website we have full availability Christmas eve and Christmas day, and called to ask before making a reservation “are we really open on Christmas?”   I think it’s very considerate when people do this. If the Christmas...

Now Hiring!

Now Hiring!

Now that our new location on Brady street is ready to open (McSnooty’s Gallery of Fine Art Escape Room) we’re looking to hire some new employees. Are you interested in working at an escape room? This can be a great and exciting part-time job!   Here are the...

Big News – We’re Opening on Brady Street October 12th!

Big News – We’re Opening on Brady Street October 12th!

On October 12th, we’ll be opening Milwaukee’s newest, biggest, and best escape room. It’s going to be on Brady street. Here’s the scoop: There’s a new art gallery opening on Brady- but we think it’s a front. They are using a radio device to ping the chips in people’s...

Tips For Working Together in an Escape Room

Tips For Working Together in an Escape Room

Escape rooms are a team activity. In fact, many businesses bring staff to escape rooms as a team building exercise. In order for this to be both a fun and positive experience for everyone, it’s important that everyone in the group play a role in solving the mystery....

Doing the same escape room twice

Doing the same escape room twice

Can I do the same room again? First of all, I want to be clear that we don’t recommend it. Even if the first time you didn’t succeed in your mission, you’ve still found many (or even most) of the clues. So it might sound like a fun idea to come again and succeed for...