Harz Escape

Escape Rooms are a special kind of experience for couples and families, friends and colleagues, locals and tourists. In the historic center of Wernigerode you will discover three rooms full of riddles, fun and excitement. If your team finds all the clues and combines them cleverly before time runs out, you have won the game!

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The Elements


A bright and interactive room, full of seemingly undecipherable signs and symbols. But little by little you will discover clues to help you crack the codes and find the secret key. Enter the world of the elements, solve exciting puzzles and experience unexpected phenomena!

You are playing for the first time? Then this room is a good start!

2–5 players

60 minutes

Don Vito

Don Vito’s investigation


New York, 1932. Organized crime is at its peak. You are agents and have been assigned to the case of Vito Genovese. While working on the case, the phone rings. A soft voice whispers: „They got Petrosino. They know about the photos. They are coming!“. You know that your boss, Joe Petrosino, possesses incriminating material against Don Vito which he keeps well hidden in his office. Can you find and secure the documents before the mafia arrives?

Novices will be as delighted by this room as escape room enthusiasts.

2–5 players

60 minutes

Wizard’s test

Witchcraft & Wizardry – The Final Test


The time is near! You are about to become real witches and wizards. But first, you have to take one final exam. According to tradition, it is held deep in the forest, in the secret hut of the ancient and wise witch. Divination, Broom Flight, Transfiguration – show that you master the magic arts and pass all the assignments in just 60 minutes. Hurry up, the sand is running down the hourglass!

A magical room full of surprises for experienced sorcerers.

2–4 players

60 minutes


Letters from the past

Letters from the past

Only in German

A key, an old postcard and a strange note: that’s all Katharina has to find her missing father. Follow his trail through the winding streets of Wernigerode, discover hidden places and solve a decades-old mystery!

An exciting city game for curious locals as well as tourists.

Only available in German language.

2–5 players (larger groups on request)

90 minutes





Golden Book

Santa’s Golden Book

Only in German

Have you been good this year? As you are not completely sure, you decide to take the matter into your own hands: you wait until Santa has left for his daily stroll and sneak into his house. Will you manage to find his golden book and put down your names to ensure your Christmas gifts?

Fun puzzles for everyone in a festive ambience!

2–4 players

60 minutes


Escape Rooms City game
(only in German)
2 players 30 € / person 40 € / person
3 players 26 € / person 36 € / person
4 players 22 € / person 32 € / person
5 players 18 € / person 28 € / person

Payment on site in cash oder with debit card.


Elements Don Vito Witchcraft

Requests by phone: +49 176 51967691


Whether it’s Easter, Christmas or a friend’s birthday... an Escape-Room-Voucher is the perfect gift for any occasion! Fill in the form to place your order. You will then receive an e-mail with the payment information.

Normally we will send you the voucher within 2-3 days. If you need the voucher urgently, please give us a call and we will try to arrange the delivery as quick as possible. Should you have any questions, feel free to contact us via e-mail (info@harz-escape.de) or phone +49(0)176-51967691.

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Our Escape Rooms „The Elements“ and „Don Vito’s Investigation“ are located in an old half-timbered house right in the middle of Wernigerode’s historical centre, just behind the town hall (Rathaus). The address is Oberpfarrkirchhof 4. This is also the starting point of our city game „Letters from the past“ (only available in German!)

The room „Witchcraft & Wizardry“ is at the address Marktstraße 1, on the right side of the „Kunsthof“ courtyard.

Parking spots can be found on Marktstraße (here you need a parking ticket) or on J.S.-Bach-Street/Bundesstraße 244 (3 hours free parking with parking meter)

Harz Escape

Oberpfarrkirchhof 4 (Elements / Don Vito)

Marktstraße 1 (Witchcraft)

38855 Wernigerode

Tel. +49 176 51967691