Ask "The Brain " - Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum

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    "The Brain" is one of the animated mechanical fortune tellers at Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum. Marvin has been collecting video games, games of skill, and items such as these ( some date back to 1900, and others were custom built specifically for Marvin ) since 1960. Marvin's opened in 1990, and is listed as one of the 100 most unique museums in the world. Admission is free. My wife and I had a lot of fun here. For more info on this place, go to www.marvin3m.com . Located in Farmington Hills MI, a suburb of Detroit. For the price of a quarter I learned a lot about myself....

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    1. ah zut 86 months ago | reply

      great, ... and did your wife enjoy it?

    2. cool_colonia4711 86 months ago | reply

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    3. cumin12 86 months ago | reply

      Belle image

    4. allfr3d 86 months ago | reply

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    5. Dean Stevens 86 months ago | reply

      Sounds like fun! Is it a big place? How long did it take to walk through?

    6. DetroitDerek Photography ( ALL RIGHTS RESERVED ) 86 months ago | reply

      5500 square feet, and jam packed with games. The ceilings are 40 feet high and have original Harry Houdini posters, etc on them.

    7. Spherical Me 86 months ago | reply

      This makes me smile, it sounds like a great place to visit!


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    8. onemikerobi 86 months ago | reply

      This is new since I was last at Marvin's, but that was a very long time ago.

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    9. farlane 86 months ago | reply

      This photo has been blogged to Michigan in Pictures.

      I have to say this is now on my top 10 Michigan Must Visit list.

    10. basha04 86 months ago | reply

      My son goes here often... guess I should check it out. Cool shot!

    11. Kristina_5 86 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Michigan Oddities, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    12. stephamama 82 months ago | reply

      Love Marvin's. Haven't been in a few years. Great capture!

    13. alejo calderón 76 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called n e u r o n a l . p h o t o g r a p h i e, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    14. ralphkerle 72 months ago | reply

      Hi, I am the digital poet, Rip Kungler, and I'd love to use your image and acknowledge you in my new digital poem "disagreement breeds hope, the brain argues" found at www.digitalpoet.ning.com/!

    15. IMAGEN DETROIT 60 months ago | reply

      this place is really rad!! i've always wanted to photograph it. so much eye candy!! phenomenal shot of this, i like the one with the baby with angel wings and the cigar ;)

    16. j4jishnu 54 months ago | reply

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    17. j4jishnu 54 months ago | reply

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