The Ford House

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

Event Details

August 19, 2017 @ 10:00am - 2:00pm | Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Rd.

Pollinator Palooza

See what’s buzzing at Ford House this summer as we celebrate butterflies, bats, bees and pollinators of every kind!

At Pollinator Palooza, you can:

  • Mix and mingle with live butterflies in our butterfly house and learn about Monarch migrations.
  • Take a peek into a living bee hive and learn what makes them buzz from the experts at Greentoe Gardens.
  • Check out live bats from the Organization for Bat Conservation.
  • Learn about gardening for hummingbirds from Wild Birds Unlimited of Grosse Pointe Woods.
  • Plus we'll have hands-on activities, like building a bee hotel, making “seed bombs” and much more!

Tickets are $12 for non-members, $10 for Ford House members. Children under 2 are free. The event is held rain or shine. No refunds or exchanges.