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Museum Escape: Red Scare
Sat, March 25, 2017, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
The Augusta Museum of History is the first Museum in the United States to create its own Escape Room! This unique experience takes place in the exhibit "Local Legends," and features an Augusta themed mystery.
Is there a KGB spy in our midst?
Shocking facts have been revealed about a prominent member of the Augusta community. Margaret Bourke-White, the wife of noted Augusta-area novelist, Erskine Caldwell, has mysteriously returned to the Augusta region. She is under suspicion by the House Un-American Activities Committee for being a communist and helping the Soviet Union. It is up to you to find out the truth. You have 45 minutes to use the clues and solve the puzzle.
How to participate:
When: Saturday - February 18, 25 and March 4, 11, 18, 25
Cost per person : $20/person; $25/at the door; $15/museum member
Times: 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. - Each session is 1 hour, which includes 45 minutes to solve the mystery and a 15 minute debriefing after the event. Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot to sign a wavier and for further mission instructions. Admission to the Museum is included in the Escape Room ticket.
Maximum people per session: 8
Minimum: 3 people
Ages 18 and up or 12 and up with parental supervision
All participants must sign a waiver.
Tickets are non-refundable.