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Have A Ball at the Asheville Pinball Museum

March 27th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Asheville Pinball Museum

If you want to have a ball – and I mean really have a ball – then you should come to Asheville and visit the Asheville Pinball Museum!

The basic concept of the pinball machine has been around for a while, now – a LONG while if you’re willing to count games like bagatelle, which appeared in the mid 1700’s. Most agree that the first real pinball machines appeared in 1871 but even if you insist on flippers as being the determining characteristic of a pinball machine, you’ve got to go back to 1947.

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