In Vias, Béziers, Hérépian… five “escape games” to unravel in Biterrois

The principle is the same everywhere: a team must get out of a place where it is locked up, in a given time (often 60 minutes) by solving puzzles. Each Escape Game has its own scenario, decor, or levels of difficulty. While some are purely commercial, others more local highlight heritage.

1. Save the oceans and their biodiversity

2189: The Call of Professor Cephalos.

Thau basin (online). Faced with the climate emergency, the CPIE Bassin de Thau must provide the keys to understanding the issues related to the preservation of the marine environment and to take action. Its online Escape Game “2189: The call of Professor Cephalos” is a game allowing to approach these complex subjects through an innovative and attractive educational support for an uninformed public. It addresses serious themes including climate change, plastic pollution, overfishing, invasive species… Through a playful scenario, endearing characters and an imaginary afterlife that takes into account the difficulties that future generations could encounter.

The game is available online for free at www.2189-le-jeu.fr and simply requires an internet connection. It is suitable for all levels.

2. Discover “The hidden side of Baron Von Bron”

The Darkside offers to enter Von Bron's lair.

The Darkside offers to enter Von Bron’s lair.

Via, Europark. The Darkside proposes to enter Von Bron’s lair, a universe where life and death mean nothing, but where suffering is indeed real. Heir to a wealthy Russian family, Baron Von Bronovich, a psychopath from an early age, became aware that he possessed the most desired human faculties, such as calm and assurance… He knows how to be discreet. The clues collected do not make it possible to identify the author of these massacres. Unfortunately for you, you are part of one of the groups of people captured by this misanthrope. If you manage to get out of his lair by yourselves by solving his puzzles, he will save your life.

Difficulty level easy, medium, expert; from 3 to 6 players from 12 years old. From €19 to €26 / pers, depending on the number. Darkside Escape Game every day from 10 a.m. to midnight, last reservation at 10:45 p.m., tel. 06 62 13 93 10.

3. Save the village from the storm

In order to save the communes from the storms, the bells were rung.

In order to save the communes from the storms, the bells were rung.

Hérépian, bell and bell museum. Come and discover the Bell and Sonnaille museum for an Escape Game that will make you live the legend of La Sauveterre. In order to save the communes from the storms, the bells were rung. The commune of Hérépian is caught in the storm and only you can save it by reaching the bell of Hérépian to ring it…

From 2 to 6 people, from 8 years old. Price: €5 adult, €4 for 8-18 year olds or students. By reservation only: 04 67 95 39 95. Tel. 04 67 95 39 95. Until Sunday, annual closing thereafter.

4. Avoid being lynched in the Wild West and escape the Marshal

Very aggressive, the inhabitants growl in front of his office: they want to lynch you.

Very aggressive, the inhabitants growl in front of his office: they want to lynch you.

Béziers, the Sas W. You used the airlock to travel in time to go to the future, but following a technical failure of the machine you find yourself in the middle of the Wild West. Because of the noise, all the cattle of the farmers around the city got scared and ran away. People arrive and think you stole it. Your clothes, your haircut and your sharp accent lead you to prison, under the threat of the Marshal’s six-gun.

Very aggressive, the inhabitants growl in front of his office: they want to lynch you. Indeed, at that time, the destiny of a cattle rustler was to be hanged high and short. After sending his assistant to find the judge and reinforcements 30 minutes on horseback from here, the Marshal goes out to call for calm and appease people’s minds. You must flee. You have one hour.

17 avenue Jean-Moulin, from €17 to €30 per person depending on the group. Such. 09 87 31 85 23.

5. Save the work of Boby Lapointe

Tonight, the museum will be destroyed if you do nothing...

Tonight, the museum will be destroyed if you do nothing…

Pézenas, the Boby Lapointe Amuse. 2172, 200 years after Boby’s death, the world, which has become ultramodern and commercial, has forgotten his work. The A-Musée Boby Lapointe has been closed for 50 years but is still within the city walls. Tonight, the museum will be destroyed if you don’t do anything… Enter from behind, cross the rooms and reopen the museum in broad daylight so that Boby’s memory lives on. You will be guided by Boby’s great-great-grandson who monitors the progress of the destruction machines, the solutions are in your hands! It’s your turn !

From two to four players, prices: from €10 to €20 per person depending on the number. Only by reservation. Info and reservations on: 06 95 20 52 79 or 04 67 21 02 87, lepaysdeboby@gmail.com.

In Vias, Béziers, Hérépian… five “escape games” to unravel in Biterrois