Inside the World's First Escape Room



The world's most famous escape artist, Harry Houdini.

He thrilled audiences with dazzling illusions and death-defying stunts.

This mastermind was from here, Budapest, Hungary.

A city obsessed with escaping and the escape legacy still continues, thanks to this guy.

Welcome to ParaPark.

Escape rooms, find the clue, solve the riddle, crack the code.

These team building puzzles are popping up all over the planet.

In fact, here in Budapest, there are over 80 of them.

But back in 2010, escape rooms didn't exist.

It was only 'til this man thought up the idea.