FAQs

The concept is simple; you have to collect Prophecies from rooms where there will be a series of magic themed puzzles, brainteasers and riddles that you must use your common sense, teamwork and brainpower to solve. We don't want to give too much away, but collect Prophecies and points to save the wizarding world!
You will have 50 minutes game time. We recommend coming in earlier, relax in The Three Cauldrons with a tankard of something special.
Broomstick! We're right in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, just off the Royal Mile. We are close to Waverly train station for those travelling from outside edinburgh.
If you're running late then please phone us as soon as possible on 0131 225 5149 and we can still try to fit you in. However, due to the nature of the game, if you arrive too late we may be unable to accommodate your booking. For more information, please refer to our Terms and Conditions.
Unfortunately Department Of Magic is not as it’s down a flight of stairs.
Department of Magic is designed to be played by groups of between 2 and 5 people. However, if you're part of a bigger group, we regularly book both our games so your teams can compete against each other! Whilst we design the game to be as accessible as we can, the nature of the experience means that children under the age of 10 may find some of the puzzles difficult.
Absolutely, come and soak up the magical atmosphere. Grab a tankard of brew (kids ones too!) and play some of the free table games.