Lexington Escape Rooms at Breakout Games

Breakout Games - Lexington offers a highly sought out escape room experience that puts you right in the thick of the action. With engaging and thought provoking escape rooms catering to a wide variety of interests and ages, Breakout Games has something for everyone. Here in Lexington, Kentucky, at Breakout’s original location, you’ll find some of our classic escape rooms as well as some of our newest excursions. Can you crack the clues at Breakout Games - Lexington?

Escape Rooms in Lexington

Escape the Lost Pyramid

Set in the world of Assassin’s Creed: Origins, an expedition disappears somewhere in the Sinai Peninsula looking for the Lost Pyramid of Nebka. They were never seen again. Using the simulation reconstructed from their DNA memory, your team will put yourselves in the shoes of these explorers. Welcome to the Animus. Find out what happened to the expedition. And more importantly: locate what they were looking for.

Runaway Train

You've booked the trip of a lifetime; a cross-continental journey on The Breakout Express. As the train winds through beautiful countryside, news spreads of an uproar in the locomotive car. Radicals have taken control of the conductor’s cabin, planted explosives, and the train is racing towards a non-stop destination in the heart of the city: Central Station. Gain entry to the conductor's cabin, stop the train, and free the passengers before time runs out. Can you engineer a last-minute escape?

Do Not Disturb

A recent string of kidnappings has awakened old fears in the people of Breakout City. You've tracked the Kidnapper to a run-down motel on the outskirts of town. Unfortunately, he was expecting you, and now you're caught in his twisted web of games. This investigation-gone-wrong will send your mind spinning as you try to save his next victims... Or become one yourself.

Mystery Mansion

This spine-chilling adventure starts in the ruins of an old mansion – abandoned decades ago by a reclusive and eccentric family. Since then, rumors have spread about a presence looming over the old house. Work as a team to race the clock and uncover the mansion's secrets in this all-ages mystery adventure.

The Kidnapping

The kidnapping begins with you and your fellow captives waking up handcuffed and blindfolded in a strange room. With nothing but collective brainpower, hidden clues and 60 minutes on your side, you have to free yourselves before the kidnapper returns. A heart-pumping thriller from start to finish, you can expect a rush of non-stop fun.

Derby Heist

A famous Veterinarian is on the loose after he is caught drugging racehorses. In a desperate effort to exact revenge he sneaks into the Derby and steals the Trophy, the $2 Million Purse and the Blanket of Roses. The Derby starts in one hour and your team must sneak into his house, recover all three items, and escape before it begins.

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Operation: Casino

In this life-sized spy game, you will be sent on a trail of clues to discover the alias of a missing agent, and bring down the syndicate responsible for his disappearance. Follow unexpected twists and turns, break codes and channel your alter-ego secret agent to escape the room in an hour or less. If you’re down with espionage, this is your game.

Island Escape

While vacationing on a tropical island, you awake to the sounds of a dormant volcano rumbling to life. The only people still on the island, you and your team are left to your own devices and must work together to discover the keys to safety before the lava reaches shore. Bring your inner explorer out to play for this adrenaline-packed, all-ages adventure.


While on a flight, your plane is hijacked and you lose consciousness as the cabin depressurizes. Later you wake up and realize you're trapped, handcuffed to your friends, in the hijackers' headquarters. Can you lose your handcuffs, find out the details behind their hijacking and escape before time's up?

Directions to Breakout Lexington

Located in downtown Lexington between Main Street and Winchester Road (60), Breakout Lexington is centrally located and pretty easy to reach from any part of town. 10 minutes from Rupp Arena, just head southeast on Vine, continue onto East Main Street, and turn left on Ashland. Breakout Lexington is on the right about 5 blocks up. Less than 10 minutes from the University of Kentucky, just drive up Ashland until you see Breakout on the right. From Keeneland Racecourse, head east on 60 into town and take Maxwell down to High Street, and turn left onto Ashland. This takes roughly 20 minutes. Just 5 minutes from Transylvania University, drive southeast on 3rd Street (60), continue onto Winchester Rd, but turn quickly right onto Walton Ave, turn left onto Aurora Avenue, and then left again onto N Ashland. Breakout is on the right.

Other Escape Rooms in Lexington

Breakout Games is the premier escape room company in Lexington and in many cities nationwide! We are proud to be a leader in the escape room industry and pushing the limits of technology, story, and game experience. If you have have played all of Breakout’s escape rooms in Lexington, you may enjoy some other escape rooms around town, including those at Countdown Games and Sherlocks Puzzling Place. Trust us, once you get hooked on escape rooms, you’ll probably want to play them all! Breakout Games is the largest escape room company in the United States with 44 locations and over 250 escape rooms. Over 1 million escape room enthusiasts have played our games and we invite you to come experience the fun for yourself.

Other Escape Games

Breakout Games is breaking ground on a wonderful new subscription based service called Dispatch. This take-home escape game series features a box that is mailed directly to your home each month with a delightful set of clues and mysteries that you can solve with your family and friends, right at home! The first edition, “On the Run” is already out and features 7 boxes in a harrowing worldwide adventure to save your framed friend from a murder conviction. If you love escape rooms, you’ll certainly love Dispatch too!

While you may want to leave your youngest children at home when you play an escape room, Dispatch Kids is an exciting new offering from Breakout Games that will peak their interest as well. The puzzle-based subscription service is similar to Dispatch in that you’ll be receiving a monthly box, but the puzzle inside is geared specifically for early learners (ages 3-5). Here, your young ones will be thrown into a kid-friendly adventure story where they’ll discover basic skills that will get them ready to succeed in kindergarten and years ahead. This fun and engaging story will teach your little ones hands-on problem solving skills, motor skills, and how to work together with their friends. Get your child ready for school with Dispatch Kids!

Escape Room Tips and Strategy

Any escape room fans in Lexington certainly must check out Breakout! As the original location for America’s largest escape room company, you’ll find many of the first rooms that made escape rooms a hit in America, as well as some of our latest creations. Just remember, when you’re playing an escape room you’ll want to be sure to work together, stay positive, pay attention to key details, and ask for clues when you get stuck. Here’s some more escape room tips that will help your group break out!

Restaurants and Recommendations for an Escape Room Night

Escape rooms go great with dinner, and Breakout Lexington has several tasty options nearby. Check out the Blue Door Smokehouse for delicious BBQ, the Pasta Garage Italian Café if you’re in the mood for pasta, or Spalding’s Bakery if you’re looking for a tasty treat. Another favored spot near us is Pivot Brewing if you’re looking to have some drinks. Each of these spots is just a couple minutes’ drive from Breakout Games. Lexington is full of awesome things to do, including the horse tracks at The Red Mile, just 10 minutes away as well as the home of Mary Todd Lincoln, which is also just 10 minutes’ drive away.

Lexington Locations
Breakout Games - Lexington

306 N Ashland Ave
Lexington, KY 40502

Phone: 859-904-9090

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