The Panic Room Gravesend: Old Father Time

By | March 20, 2019

by The Panic Room Gravesend (website)

7 Berkley Crescent, DA12 2AH


2-6 players

60 minutes

It's new year's eve and Old Father Time has gone missing. Without him there the clocks won't reset at midnight and time itself will stop completely. You must work together to find out where he went, restore time and reset the clocks so that time may continue on.
Explore his beautiful tree cabin and discover the secrets inside. An awesome fairy tale escape room where time is more important than ever!
Perfect adults and kids alike, we allow 8 years plus in this room. Don't let the beautiful scenery fool you, tricky challenges and puzzles lie ahead but surely you can save the day!
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Overall rating

Rated between 40 and 45 out of 5

based on ratings from 6 users
combined with 6 pro reviews

Player reviews

Matt C experienced says:

This is by far my favourite room of all time! Everything about this room is amazing! The theming was beautiful, the puzzle were fantastic,  the clue system was funny and helpful and I love the story. This is room is a must!

Rated between 50 and 50 out of 5
Brian experienced rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Angela Styles rated this:Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5
Tim Cooper experienced rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Barry Hammond experienced rated this:Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5
Jose Adrian experienced rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5

Reviews by escape room review sites

In Old Father Time, the personification of time itself is in trouble, and it's up to your team to save him. That's one of the more potentially surreal premises for a game I've seen, but in practice there are no Dali-esque melting clocks here - instead, it's a rather charming fantasy woodland setting, the sort where furry animals wear smoking jackets and eyeglasses, and tree trunks may hold a tiny front door.
The operators at The Panic Room normally do the initial briefing inside the game room. ...
A fairytale locked in an escape room. A charming room where you should forget about the time and just soak up the atmosphere.
Of the rooms that we completed at The Panic Room, this was (in my opinion) the most beautifully designed room
It’s such a cliche to call something “a game of two halves” but damned if that isn’t exactly what this was. I’ve never been so beguiled by a game for the first half only to find myself so frustrated by the second. But let’s rewind a little.
The room itself is really beautiful with some stand out pieces including large ornamental locks complementing the theme.

A visual stunning room that with fun thoughtful puzzles which makes for a very enjoyable hour! 

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