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• The game experience is a total of 1 hour.
• You’ll receive a short briefing when you first arrive.
• The various Egyptian themed rooms- mental, skill and physical games are up to 3 minutes long and will last for approximately 35 minutes in total.
• The final challenge, the King Tut’s Tomb will last 25 minutes.
• Once finished we will take a free group photo for you so you can remember your experience!

Adults (minimum group size of 2 and a maximum of 12 per group).

Teens (13-16 year olds can play without being accompanied by an adult– minimum group size of 2 and a maximum of 8 per group.) PLEASE NOTE a parent or guardian will still be required to sign a disclaimer which is a requirement of entry.

Children (8-12 year old, at least 1 adult must be present)

If you have any questions about the ages of your team players please contact us via email on

Our minimum team size is 2 and our maximum is 12 .

When you book, your team will get exclusive use of King Tut’s Tomb and you won’t be mixed with strangers!

The games involve climbing, crawling and confined spaces so suitable clothing for these type of activities should be worn.

We do everything we can to assist guests with disabilities. Unfortunately the building that the room’s takes place in does not have a lift or wheelchair access. If you have a person within your team that has some form of disability or you have any further questions please contact us via email on so we can do everything possible to accommodate them.

The games involve climbing, crawling and confined spaces so is not suitable for anyone who is pregnant. If you have any doubts about your health, please check with your doctor before taking part in any of the games.

Yes we do – from birthdays, anniversaries, hen or stag does, leaving events or office parties – let us know the occasion and we will make it special for you.

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your booking to allow for checking in and putting away your belongings.

If you arrive after the start time indicated on your ticket you will not be admitted to the game and no refund will be given.

Never Give Up
58-60 Scotswood Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Telephone: 0191 260 2262

The Never Give Up Live Experience is located in the centre of Newcastle next to the Centre of Life and opposite the Jurys Inn.

Railway station:
We are also 5 minutes’ walk from Newcastle Railway Station.

If you are coming by car there are numerous places to park. There is on street ticket parking to the front and back of the building as well as a multi storey car park close by.

Eldon Square bus station as well as Newcastle Coach Station is only a 5 minutes’ walk.

You have the right to cancel your order within 7 days of purchase. 

If you wish to cancel your order, you need to email:, with your name, contact number, email address, the date you purchased your tickets and the date and time of your booking. 

We will make refunds to your card once we have processed these details.

• Under no circumstances are you to consume any alcohol before playing your game. If you arrive under the influence of any alcohol you will not be admitted or refunded. This is in the judgement of the Never Give Up team.
• Everyone who enters the building will have to store phones away in the lockers in the bookstore area.
• The games involve climbing, crawling and confined spaces so suitable clothing for these type of activities should be worn.
• A disclaimer is required to be signed by all guests which is a requirement of entry. The Never Give Up Experience does require some physical activity and if you take part in the games, you agree that you do so at your own risk and assume all risk of injury to yourself.



What Is It?

King Tut the ruler of Egypt built a hidden temple in the desert to store his enormous wealth. For protection he created rooms and puzzles to test skill, mental and physical abilities.

Only the brightest, strongest and quickest will be able to escape the tomb and find his treasure.

Are you ready for the ‘escape the maze’ challenge? Newcastle’s newest and most exciting action adventure game is HERE.

Who's It For?

You’ll need a group of people with individual strengths to face the different challenges: mental, skill and physical.

Each team will be made up of a minimum 2 players and a maximum of 12 players.

Appoint a team leader and be guided through King Tut’s Ancient Tomb.

Children welcome from age 8 and upwards.

What Happens?

Take on various challenges to successfully complete each type of game.

1 or 2 players can play each game while the rest of your team shout instructions through the doors or windows to help.

No two challenges are the same so make sure you have your wits about you.

All of these games are tackled against a ticking clock and always remember NEVER GIVE UP……

Can You Escape?

You and your team take part in the final adventure and use all of your strength’s to escape from King Tut’s Tomb.

You’ll need to master mental, skill and physical games.

But remember when the clock is ticking and all appears lost – NEVER GIVE UP! To be victorious and escape the tomb.

There are hundred’s of social activities in Newcastle upon Tyne …

And Here's Why You Should Choose Us ...

There’s plenty to do in Newcastle upon Tyne, and plenty of other escape games. However we aren’t an ‘escape game’. We offer a unique ‘maze escape’ live entertainment venue. Your team will be tested in a series of physical, skill and mental games prior to entering our live escape game.

The clock is ticking – do you have what it takes to escape?

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Will You Give Up?

You are the team captain assigned with the task of organising your team – identifying who to put forward for 3 minute physical, mental & skill based challenges. Each challenge earns you a cluesphere to use in our live escape game where you will work as a team to get out in time.

Never Give Up is a LIVE immersion ‘maze escape’. The perfect venue for your next outing.

Planning a celebration? See what we have to offer to make your day extra special.

Our shop is Open - Come Inside And Get Your never give up Goodies!

Want to make your trip to Never Give Up extra special?

Why not visit our merchandise store and grab yourself and your team official tshirt’s, mug’s and more!

We can even customise the tshirts to add in your team name, team captain’s name or stag/hen party details!



A mad scientist has over time assembled the most fearsome, dark and deadly collection of monsters Newcastle has ever seen. To protect the existence of his creatures he has created challenges that will test your team’s physical, mental and skill abilities. The fate of Newcastle is in your hands.


Are you good enough to Escape the Maze…..Much more than just an “escape game”

1 Hour Of Escape Fun

You and your team have 1 hour to escape our themed arena.

Physical, Mental & Skill

We offer multiple 3 minute games testing your physical, mental and skill abilities.


Are you and your team up to the challenge? Only by working together will you will escape!

Opening hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 4:00pm – 9:00pm
Wednesday: 4:00pm – 9:00pm
Thursday: 3:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 10:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am – 9:00pm

Contact us

Head Office: 0191 260 2262
Mobile: 07376 902 990

Find Us

The Never Give Up Live Experience is located in the centre of Newcastle opposite the Jurys Inn.

58-60 Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7JE

Never Give Up Escape Rooms Ltd

58-60 Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne,

T: 0191 260 2262

Registered Office: 469-471 Durham Rd, Gateshead, NE9 5EX
Company Registration Number: 10244286

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