THE QUICK AND DIRTY
Play if… you like art and crazy inventions.
Avoid if… you think the da Vinci Code was overrated or have an unnatural hatred for Renaissance Italy.
Escape Room Woodbridge:
Address: 12668 Darby Brooke Ct., Woodbridge, VA 22192 (click address for Google Map)
Contact and Website: 703-910-6015
Description (from the company website): As a rival inventor, you’ve been eager to discover the secrets of this mastermind. Now it’s your turn to get into his workshop and steal his sacred codex before he returns. Can you outsmart Leonardo?
Difficulty (1-10): no rating given
Time Limit: 60 minutes
Cost: $28 per person + tax
Identifier: N1 – replaces the Adventures in Wonderland room
Party Size: 6 people max
Staging Area: Simple sitting area with couches. Restrooms are located in the back of the building past the Escape Rooms.
Metro Access/Parking: No metro access. This company is located in a shopping center and has ample parking. Watch traffic delays on I-95 and leave ample time to get there.
Note: The ERG were invited by Escape Room Woodbridge to playtest this room before opening to the public. We provided feedback once we completed the room. Our review below is based on our experience as it was during the playtest, so some items may have been altered prior to the room opening.
Description of the room: You enter a room decorated like da Vinci’s workshop (plaster walls with some exposed brick) and decorated with artwork, inventions, scrolls of drawings, and some furniture.
Understanding of the Mission: Infiltrate Leonardo da Vinci’s workshop, solve the puzzles, and find his hidden codex (containing sketches of his inventions and plans).
Did We Escape: Yup
Time Remaining: 4:19
Our Suggested Party Size: 4-6
Did the room challenge the entire team? Yes
Members of our team (other than the ERG): Mark, Eric and Alphonzo
Worth the time and money? Yes
Where to Eat/Drink Before/After:
- Ornery Beer Company & Public House – recommended to us by Escape Room Woodbridge staff