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We are hiring and looking for enthusiastic and responsible people to help us create an entertaining experience for others. This is a great job for students or anyone looking to work part-time. Scheduling is flexible and will include some weekday nights and weekends. If interested, please email us at jobs@beatthelock.com.​

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Select Kids Escape Rooms for family fun, or for a unique birthday experience customized for variety of kids levels from 10-15 years old, yet still providing a challenge! Kids Spy Room and Kids Secrets in the Attic available now! 

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Minimum 6 tickets; Multiple rooms for large parties 6-50 players. Located next to the Santa Clara University.


2131 The Alameda, Suite A
​San Jose, CA 95126 

Email: contact@beatthelock.com 
Phone: (408) 915-6258

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​​​You are gathered for the reading of Grandma Edna's will and learn she had never written it down! She was paranoid that ill-intended relatives would create a forgery. She left cryptic clues in her attic for you to discover your inheritance. Hurry! Greedy relatives will arrive soon!

Minimum 6 tickets for private room. 

Located in San Jose by the Santa Clara University.

Kids escape roomS


​​​​​​​​​​​What is an Escape Room or Live Escape Game?

An escape room is a live escape game where co-workers or friends are metaphorically locked in a mysterious room and must work together to solve a series of puzzles in order to find the key to escape in the time alloted! Fun for all ages! For more information, please see FAQs. 

We also host private events for special occasions with catering, such as birthday celebrations, anniversaries, engagements, bachelor/bachelorette parties, reunions, and more! To reserve, email
contact@beatthelock.com with preferred date, time, number in your party, and best method of contact. We look forward to planning your Private Event.

​Team building & Holiday party

Suspecting your neighbor is a spy, you and your friends sneak into his home to discover his identity. As you step inside, an unmistakable sound is heard behind you while the door slams shut, and you're locked in!!

Multiple room sizes available.

Located in San Jose by the Santa Clara University.


Monday  10:00 am–8:30 pm
Tuesday  10:00 am–8:30 pm
Wednesday  10:00 am–9:00 pm
Thursday  10:00 am–9:00 pm
Friday  10:00 am–10:00 pm
Saturday  10:00 am–10:00 pm

Sunday  11:00 am–7:30 pm
Open Daily For Corporate Events. The Corporate Calendar is not listed on our website. For available time & simultaneous rooms for large groups, please email contact@beatthelock.com to schedule.

san jose location

Beat The Lock Escape Room San Jose is a live escape game, located next to the Santa Clara University, that is perfect for team building events. Teams are challenged to not only Beat the Lock, but also to compete for the quickest escape time. We offer effective and unique team-building events utilized by companies, military, law enforcement, students, sports teams, churches, and youth groups. ​Aside from our standard bookings, we offer customized events during the weekday that can accommodate escape rooms for large groups of 60 players in five simultaneous rooms with options to run 120 or more back-to-back. These sessions are not available to purchase via the website, rather, to reserve please email us with preferred date and time at contact@beatthelock.com.​ We respond to all email inquires same day, so please be sure to include your phone as a second form of contact. 


San Jose Location Next to Santa Clara University


Beat The Lock Escape Room San Jose is a live escape game located next to the Santa Clara University where you, co-workers, or your friends are locked in a mysterious room to piece together clues and solve puzzles to find the key to escape!


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"The best bay area escape room for large groups with simultaneous same-themed rooms for friendly competition!"