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The Premier Escape Room in Sycamore, IL

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Find clues. Crack codes. Connect the dots.

Are you up to the challenge?


Gather your teammates and pick your challenge. Will you break out of prison? Track down an item of untold power? Or prove your wits to claim your rightful throne?


On the day of your reservation, come to our escape room in Sycamore, IL. Arrive 15 minutes early for sign-in and a briefing on the scenario and challenges ahead of you.


After introductions… it’s up to you to beat the clock! You will have 60 minutes to complete your mission through solving various tasks and puzzles.


At Syco Escape Rooms, some puzzles will require out-of-the-box thinking; some will require action; but all will require great teamwork and communication.


Friends & Families

We can accommodate groups of 2-8, so families and friend groups are perfect.

Date Nights

Want an exciting, memorable night out with your lovely date? Work together as a team to solve mysteries and beat the clock!

Team Building

Escape rooms encourage great teamwork and communication. Visit our Team Building page for more info!

Players With Any Level of Experience

Our games are designed to be solved by first-timers and enthusiasts alike.



      • THUR: 4 PM – 9 PM
      • FRI: 4 PM – 10 PM
      • SAT: 1 PM – 10 PM
      • SUN: 1 PM – 9 PM

By Special Appointment

Scheduling a birthday party, large group event, or celebration? We would be happy to host your group outside of our regular hours by special reservation. See our Private Parties page for more!

NEW - Puzzle of the Month!

Hone your escape room puzzle-solving skills with our Puzzle of the Month. Submit the correct answer for a chance to win a free game at Syco Escape Rooms!


When are you opening?

We will reopen as soon as the governor allows, and we will have all 3 of our rooms open. We’re excited to have the first escape rooms in Sycamore, IL!

Are we really locked in the room?

Syco Escape Rooms is fully compliant with all DeKalb County building codes – which is to say, of course not! You are entirely free to exit and re-enter the room at any point if needed. However, we do highly recommend sticking around to complete all the puzzles.

What if we get stuck on a challenging puzzle?

Fear not. For each escape room experience, your team will get 3 free clues to use throughout the game at your discretion. When you choose to use a clue, you will receive a hint specifically aimed to give you just enough of a push in the right direction.

Can we bring the kids?

Absolutely, escape rooms are a very fun thing to do with kids. Kids can be quite handy in escape rooms as well. They’re great at matching, discovering new clues, and finding hidden items. They’ll be sure to have fun and stay engaged, and may even help you escape!

For groups comprised mostly of kids (eg birthday parties), we recommend ages 10+. For groups of kids under 14, we require 1-2 parents depending on group size and age, to ensure maximal safety, engagement, and fun.

Do I need to bring anything?

All you’ll need are your wits and some comfortable clothing. Everything else will be provided in the room. Escape rooms do not require any additional tools or devices.

Is anyone making sure we’re on the right track?

For each experience, your team will have your very own Game Manager. Your Game Manager will be the one briefing you on your escape room scenario; giving hints when you ask; and supervising the game while you’re playing to ensure that the game goes safely and smoothly for all.

What if we don’t solve the room in time?

Escape rooms are about the journey, not the destination, so we ensure teams have a great time playing whether or not they escape! If you don’t quite make it in time, you can choose to have the Game Manager walk you through the remainder of the room.



$25 per person

You may be joined by a couple other like-minded adventurers. 


$25 per person, min. $150

Solve mysteries with just your squad! Call us at (815)-262-6906 to reserve.


Different Options Available


We know escape rooms are a new thing to do in Sycamore and DeKalb - we're happy to answer any questions you may have!

1170 Dekalb Ave
Suite 107
Sycamore, IL 60178

(815) 262-6906


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