New York State

5 Wits - New York

5 Wits is cutting-edge live-action entertainment that immerses you in realistic, hands-on adventures. Computer controlled special effects and physical interaction put you in the center of the action, making you feel like you’re in a movie or video game. Ever teleport to an abandoned starship? You will, in our Deep Space Adventure! Ever battle wits with an angry Pharaoh? You will, in our Tomb Adventure. Great for small and large groups. Visit us at Destiny Mall in Syracuse, NY, Palisades Center in West Nyack, Crossgates Mall in Albany, or Walden Galleria in Buffalo!
Contact Info 
Address: 4 locations in New York. 
Syracuse: Destiny Mall, 1 Destiny Dr. Syracuse, NY 13204. Onondoga County. 
West Nyack: 1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack, NY 10994. Rockland County.
Albany: Crossgates Mall, 1 Crossgates Mall Rd, Albany, NY 12203. Albany County.
Buffalo: 1 Walden Galleria, Buffalo, NY 14225. Erie County.
Tel: 855-955-WITS. 
Hrs: Vary. 
5 Wits brings STEM, literature, and history to life! Let your students experience outer space, ancient Egypt, science fiction, and more in our hands-on, interactive adventures. All adventures at 5 Wits also help students build life skills such as teamwork, problem solving, and more. Learn more about field trips to 5 Wits
Contact Info
Contact: 855-955-WITS ext. 1.
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades, (ages 7+). 
Group Size: 20 minimum.
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Guided Tours. 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 30 minutes per adventure. 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: 15:1.
Registration: Online, Phone.
Food Options: N/A.
Cost: Call for rates.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education, Science, Social Studies.
Topics Covered: Earth science, ancient history, language arts, teamwork, problem solving, critical thinking.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Indoor Amusement Lesson Plan

Indoor Amusement Centers offer many games and sports activities that are played in a group. Students participate in activities to learn about the members of their team and how to work together in order to be successful. Discuss the importance of teamwork or “playing the game.” In what other situations might you need these skills? Is it important to play by the rules? Why or why not?... Continue