The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

Contacts at Ford House

Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Road
Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236

Fax: 313-884-5977

During the COVID-19 pandemic, business hours are Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. (last entry 4 p.m.)






General Information

President & CEO 
Mark Heppner
Email c/o

Human Resources
Shatona Holcomb

Visitor Experience
Amanda Rutland
313-884-4222 ext. 112

Group Tours

Donna Buchanan

Education Programs
Sheila Ruen
313-884-4222 ext. 118


Media Inquiries
Clare Pfeiffer
313-884-4222 ext. 150

Development and Membership

Cynthia Sohn
313-884-4222 ext. 142

Security and Public Safety
Dave Loch
313-884-4222 ext. 146

Collections Information
Lisa Worley 

Gardens & Grounds
Karl Koto

Jim Steplitus