Frequently Asked Questions

come and play the Academy of Magic a special birthday party booked privately for 2.5 hrs of fun & mystery just for you and 6 of your friends. (Children under the age of 14 must play with an adult). 450 CHF will include privatization of the entire escape room, a 60min Magical Escape Adventure and some snacks and drinks at the end of the game. (we do not provide cake or hot food, but you are welcome to bring your own).

BOOK wisely as there are NO REFUNDS. If you are trying to change a booking you can do so at a minimum of 48hours before your game slot by emailing

Otherwise we recommend you gift your game to other friends. They will love you for it !

We have 2 rooms with a further 1 in development for summer 2018.

We only take advance bookings ONLINE at Sessions in our escape rooms are highly sought-after, and the most popular dates fill up fast. Special events like Halloween, school holidays, Christmas, New Year, and Easter are the first to go, so do book well ahead of time if you’re thinking of coming during these busy periods. You can check the availability of each escape room at the time of your booking and book online. We DO NOT take email bookings. Please do not be offended or complain – this is a house rule that protects us against the infamous NO-SHOWS.

If you cant book online – pop in at any time and make your booking with our team.

We are open from 10h – 22h Monday – Sunday (please check our website regularly for any exceptions due to public holidays or other unexpected reasons).

We have a unique price of – 150 CHF per room. The more friends you bring the cheaper per person it works out.

Our ADULT rooms are designed for 2-6 players

Our CHILDREN’S room is designed for 1 adult and a maximum of 2 children.

We do not recommend children under 9 years participate in our Adult theme Escape Games.
Accompanying adults may use their discretion if a child would like to participate with the fun! Some rooms feature darkness and/or loud noises, however speak to your games host and they will give you advise on the particularities of the chosen room.

Children (including parties) entering the Escape In Time Games Rooms must be accompanied by a person(s) aged 18+

Yes we do sell a small selection of snacks, sweets, savouries and drinks. Coffee is also available. As we are located downtown many restaurants, snack bars, fast food hot spots, bars and pubs are a short stroll away.

Nothing physical happens in our rooms that could harm you, however keep in mind that it is DARK in some areas of the room and we would not want you to bump into objects that could cause harm. In some escape experiences you are required to crawl through a smaller area to search for clues. Therefore any pregnant person wanting to play one of our rooms needs to do so at their own risk. ESCAPE IN TIME take no responsibility for the choices of our adult players.

ESCAPE IN TIME is a race against the clock, to work out the answers to fiendish riddles and gather clues from your environment before the room claims you for its own. All of our ADULT escape rooms have a time limit of 60 minutes. If you’re not out by then, we’ll send our minions in to rescue you! Emergency access for any reason is available. Please make your games host aware before the game starts of any concerns. We want your experience to be fun.

Our Children’s Escape Room experience has a time limit of 40 minutes. Can your children find their way through the riddles, clues and magic to solve the mystery that await them?

Please arrive 15 minutes before your time-slot in order to store your belongings, ask any questions, enjoy a last minute restroom experience and prepare for your briefing.

Are strictly prohibited. No filming or photography of any kind is allowed in any of our rooms to protect our themed experiences. You can take photos in our lobby, waiting areas where a plethora of fun items are available for photo-prop fun!

No handbags, pack-packs, winter jackets or other items of clothing are allowed in our rooms. A private locker with key is provided for safety of your personal belongings.

I am claustrophobic can I enjoy this experience? Yes, you will not be locked in any confined spaces and an ‘emergency exit’ key is always in the room so you can leave at any time if you feel uncomfortable.

Be practical and comfortable. Depending on the theme of the room, some may be darker with limited lighting and others may require some crouching and moving through tight spaces. Very high heels are not recommended.

We are centrally located in the very heart of downtown Geneva. Our address Rue de la Cité 9, is a quick stroll from the number 12 ‘Bel Air’ tram stop (facing the UBS & Credit Suisse banks). Look for the little fountain and up towards the old town on the cobbled stone street and you will see us on the left hand side.

We are located a few short steps away from the ‘Quartier des Banques’ where ample street parking is available (outside of peak week-day working hours). Parking ‘MontBlanc’ is a 5 min walk away or the Parking ‘Rive’ is a 10 min walk or 2 stop tram ride away.