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Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum

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31005 Orchard Lake Rd, Farmington, MI 48334-1384
+1 248-626-5020
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I love Marvin's. If you like pinball or video games, you have to check out the games at Marvin's... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rose N
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Commerce Township, Michigan
Excellent time

A mix of modern and classic arcade games. A fun place to visit with family and friends. Would... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melanie H
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“video games” (21 reviews)
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31005 Orchard Lake Rd, Farmington, MI 48334-1384
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+1 248-626-5020
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I love Marvin's. If you like pinball or video games, you have to check out the games at Marvin's. If you love mechanical or automatronics, you have to check out Marvin's. If you like vintage signage, old collectibles, and oddities, you have to check out...More

Thank Rose N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A mix of modern and classic arcade games. A fun place to visit with family and friends. Would 100% recommend to anyone in the area looking for a new or interesting outing.

Thank Melanie H
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My family visited for the first time and was very impressed. It was fun with pin balls machines plus other mechanical machines and games. My husband who is an engineer had a great time while my young boys shared his passion. Great family time!

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Your eyes are wide and your mouth is in a wow position the whole visit. Every turn is a new adventure to experience.

Thank sadlady
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Reminds me of Zoltar! Lots of throw back games, machines, and oddities. Looks like a lot of them came from state fairs or off of a boardwalk on Coney Island or Myrtle Beach from back in the day. Nice atmosphere. Kind of small. They have...More

Thank John D
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

My family had a lot of fun checking out Marvin's for the first time. This place has a lot to do. My kids' favorites included the claw machines, which they both won items from! Many of the machines give out tickets which you can then...More

Thank mclovinfromhawaii
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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

This place is one of our favorite places we've been thus far! All kinds of games from new to old, and unique games too, at prices ranging from 25 cents to $1. Note: If you do the AutoWed, when it asks if you wed (1)...More

Thank Jabell1969
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Plenty of things to see, many old state fair items. Old time coin games AND newer ones. Pinball to skeet ball, everyone in the family will have a good time.

Thank conniepkmg
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Wow! What an amazing place. Such a unique and exciting place to visit. Such great exhibits and rare finds. Plus it is also a fun game room arcade with a good assortment of games (including pinball) from today and from back in the day as...More

Thank Nonanonymous
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

Interesting and fun place to visit! Blast to go hang with a friend. All kinds of things to explore and play with. Fun for a family, buddies or a loved one. I really enjoyed my visit and would recommend a visit.

Thank Tammy C
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Nancy B
February 15, 2015|
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Response from Hal405 | Reviewed this property |
The answer above addresses it exactly. I would like to add that although a few (very few) machines may not work, I found it a great trip in nostalgia. I thing kids would get a kick out of the older machines that appeared... More
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