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Clue HQ

Type:Activity Centre

Whyndyke Farm, Preston New Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 4XQ

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Tel: 01253 767 279

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Clue HQ

Clue HQ Blackpool has 3 different games with rooms full of clues, riddles, locks, puzzles and challenges for groups from 2 up to 16 players to escape within 1 hour. It's a real life escape room. Think you’re a natural problem solver or clue hunter? Using team work and initiative you need to try and disarm the bomb in Danny Badd’s hideout, in the brilliant introduction game Detonation. Escape the Quarantined lab before it's incinerated or take part in Dr Psik’s experiments.

Scenario: Danny Badd is a top criminal in the UK. He’s tricked you into entering his house and has wired it to explode. Can you diffuse the bomb in time?
Difficulty: 3/5
Success rate: 65%
Team size 2 to 6 players

Scenario: You wake up locked in a cell hearing warnings that the place is about to go up in smoke. They leave you behind, but will you stay there?
Difficulty: 5/5
Success rate: 37%
Team size 3 to 6 players
(Please note: for this game you are blindfolded to be put into the game. Also your group is split into 3 cells for the beginning of the game)

The Experiments
Scenario: Dr Psik has some pretty gruesome plans for you. Can you escape before she has the time to implement them.
Difficulty: 4/5
Success rate: 42%
Team size: 3 to 16 players. Up to 8 per room (2 rooms available)
(Please note: for this game you are blindfolded to be put into the game.)

If you are unsure which game is best for your group please just contact Clue HQ and they can advise.

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Tuesday - Wednesday10:00 - 16:00*
Thursday - Saturday10:00 - 20:00*
Sunday10:00 - 18:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018


Road Directions

 Whyndyke Farm is just off the A583 by junction 4 of the M55.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest bus stops are at:

Tesco Extra Mereside

Preston New Road (The Harbour)

Marton Mere Caravan park

All of which are a short walk from Clue HQ.


Establishment Features

  • Cater for Corporate events
  • Cater for school groups

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted



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