Arts & Entertainment

Escape Room open in Old Jail building

Interested in a game of wits and puzzle solving? Honing your skills at Escape Mount Vernon’s Solitary Confinement escape room adventure might be just the ticket.

The escape room has opened in the Old Jail building just north of the Courthouse. It is the first-of-its-kind in the Northeast Texas region is operated by the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce through a partnership for the unique space with the Franklin County Arts Alliance. All proceeds benefit both nonprofit organizations. For information on how to reserve your time at the Escape Room, see the December 6 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.