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Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum

31005 Orchard Lake Road, Farmington, MI 48334-1384
+1 248-626-5020
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Throwback Fun.

Reminds me of Zoltar! Lots of throw back games, machines, and oddities. Looks like a lot of them... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John D
Rochester, Michigan
via mobile
Very nice collection of video games, pinball machines and other fun machines

My family had a lot of fun checking out Marvin's for the first time. This place has a lot to do... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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31005 Orchard Lake Road, Farmington, MI 48334-1384
+1 248-626-5020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 14 January 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 JenBell1969
Reviewed 22 December 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
Reviewed 20 December 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
Reviewed 26 October 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
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This place is kind of hard to miss, it is in a strip mall and towards the back. First impression was jammed packed. It was hard to move around, everywhere you turned you were hit with people or games. There was some very old games...More

Thank jess51bum
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Marvelous place for families, couples, kids... to play together and smile! They have even had weddings there! Likewise, it is a fascinating journey through time to savor the enormous collection of old-time arcade games (all functioning!), carnival relics, wild signs, and so much more. Just...More

Thank klineposada1944
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

What a great jewel this museum is.... An amazing collection of beautiful old gaming machines!! Lots of fun for the whole family!!! You can spend hours playing with this great variety of games. Great place for kids birthdays! You must look all over very slowly...More

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I I took my nieces and nephew‘s for fun time of gameplaying. they just loved the old time classic machines and games and were amused and amazed by all of the artifacts on the walls. The even got a soda and some popcorn. The place...More

Thank Johnshadows1
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Nancy B
16 February 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