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William S Marvin Training and Visitor Center

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Address: Hwy 11 & Hwy 313, Warroad, MN 56763
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This is a great place to get the history of Warroad and Marvin Windows.

If you are in town for fishing and it is raining or to windy this is a great place to spend a hour or two. lots of history and a great little gift shop

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Warroad, MN
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Warroad, MN
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in town for fishing and it is raining or to windy this is a great place to spend a hour or two. lots of history and a great little gift shop

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Warroad, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

As with their products (Marvin Windows and Doors) this facility is top notch. Such a beautiful experience for anyone, even if not in the window industry! There is a museum that focus on the company but also the area. From the start to the finish you can see why Marvin Windows and Doors is a family owned company that strives... More 

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Canton
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is one of the best small town musems I have every been to. They tell the story of how this great company impacted the area. What kind of flexibity of thought is needed to survive and thrive in a small town. I was deeply impressed with the committment to the community the Marvin family has. Free and worth the... More 

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Middleburg, Florida
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

While at the Marvin Training Facility I had the opportunity to visit the museum located in the same building. It was awesome! The history of Marvin Windows is perfectly laid out. It is amazing how much the Marvin family has done for the town of Warroad. If you are in the area you should also visit The Shed located across... More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

A 10-star rating for this visitors center and tour is what we rate this place!! The center has done a fantastic job showcasing the history of the company. And the tour of the 1,000,000 square-foot factory (which must be prearranged) is a gem! Definitely make plans to stay in Warroad long enough to stop in.

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Abilene, Texas
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321 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The visitor center has great static displays concerning the history of the company and the products Marvin's builds. Make sure to find out why the factor tours are scheduled...this is the must see part of your visit. The tour takes you on the floor and follows the process from when the order is received until the order is shipped to... More 

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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Impressive! Informational, interesting, and fun. I would recommend it to anybody who would like to know what goes into the heart and soul of Warroad and the Marvin family.

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Manilva, Spain
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I may sound bias as we are a Marvin Window & Door distributor, but their Training & Visitors Center is fantastic. The personnel are so friendly, make you most welcome, the center is informative, the museum and the story of Marvin is so well put together and interesting. Even if a window is just a window to you, its well... More 

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Iowa
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Lonnie was a great teacher. I really enjoyed the plant tour and hands and training that I received. I also really believe in Marvin and their mission for a better window. We ran into some weather and Marvin Did an excellent job accommodating everyone.

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Thank IrishFoodluvr
Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Great museum and a walk through the history of the window business, families, and the largest employer around these parts.

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