The Escapologist

Adventure & Activity


The Escapologist, Café Bar, Restaurant & Indoor & Outdoor Experiences serves up all you need in one uniquely decorated building, close to the beautiful Selby Abbey. The Escapologist’s Machine, Mystery & Mixology mantra is Escape the Everyday to The Extraordinary and you won’t be short of opportunities to do just that. Selby District has some amazing locations to discover, all within walking distance, our outdoor games deliver an outdoor experience like no other. The Escapologist offer both Indoor & Outdoor Experiences, for you and the family.

With the latest 3 experiences offering something truly magical;

All Muggled Up (Indoor Game): a wizarding world awaits those who feel up to the magical challenge. Playable by younger and older wizards alike.

Magic Portal (Outdoor Game): Step outside with your family and explore your town in an incredible adventure. Blurring reality and fantasy, using a combination of augmented reality and geolocation technology, this STEM engaging journey delivers a game to remember.

Operation Mindfall (Outdoor Game): “Blurring the lines of Magic & Reality, saving the world has never been so sociable. Explore a side of the town that you never knew existed, but hurry the world isn’t going to save itself!”

The Escapologist offers a relaxing, family friendly backdrop to your experience. Offering Party Package Options in a beautifully quirky COVID safe setting.

Escape the Ordinary with the Escapologist.

Opening Hours

Sun 12:00 22:00
Tue 10:00 22:00
Wed 10:00 22:00
Fri 10:00 23:30
Sat 09:00 23:30


  • Child Friendly
  • Indoor
  • Card Payment

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