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A classic Ann Arbor site

There are several stores in the arcade. An antique shop, shoe store, a great coffee shop (Comet... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jihelman
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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I was walking around downtown and came across the arcade on the way to a restaurant. Nice treat to... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2019
NikJ
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are several stores in the arcade. An antique shop, shoe store, a great coffee shop (Comet), flower shop, a tobacco and shaving apparel shop, a computer store (apples and oranges), a gift shop, a jewelry store, my favorite alterations store and an overall environment...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

I was walking around downtown and came across the arcade on the way to a restaurant. Nice treat to see the shops which adds to the quirkiness of downtown Ann Arbor. Good to browse and buy.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank NikJ
Reviewed April 12, 2019

Any city would kill to have an arcade like this. A visit to Ann Arbor is not complete without walking through Nickels Arcade. Built in 1918, it consists of a 261-foot-long mosaic-tiled corridor, with a greehouse glass ceiling and ground floor shops. There are offices...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

There are quite a few nice shops there including antique, classi shoes and clothes. You might find something special for yourselves or loved ones.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Lots of shops here, plus the arcade itself is absolutely charming. One of the best vintage shops I've ever been to is mid-arcade. Also, Bivouac camping supplies is awesome.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

Nickels Arcade is an enclosed passageway then ruins from Maynard to State Street. It has many quaint little shops. Right on the University of Michigan Campus. Campus favorite and it has been there forever.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Linda F
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We explored several different stores including an antique store and an arts store (Caravan Shop) that had some of the finest hand work I've seen. A nice place to wander if you're out exploring the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

I never get tired of strolling though Nickels Arcade. In the winter it is a place to window shop while getting out of the cold in summer a bit of a reprise from the hustle and bustle on the sidewal, Shops are always well displayed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

I have only ever seen traditional 'arcades' in Europe so this was a fun surprise in little Ann Arbor. There are some unique shops in the arcade- including a combo tobacconist and barber, old clothing store that's been around for a while, floral shop, antique...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank srdamico
Reviewed July 13, 2018

This skylight-covered mini-mall is a fixture of State Street where it runs by the University of Michigan campus. Home of a number of specialty shops (including a place that fixed what we thought was a hopelessly damaged piece of art) and a superb coffee shop...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Linda R
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Response from AnnArborMiBob | Reviewed this property |
If it is very large, I would not try it. I do park there semi-regularly, and the turns are tight in places.
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