The Ford House

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

Events on February 9th

Mar 27, 2017 - May 20, 2017

Tribute Garden 2017

Honor your loved one with a contribution to The Tribute Garden.

Apr 1, 2017 - Apr 22, 2017

Behind the Scenes Tours - April - Sold Out

Find out what life was like behind the scenes at Eleanor and Edsel Ford's grand home.

Apr 8, 2017 - Apr 8, 2017

April Bird Walk - Sold Out

Join experts bird spotters on a guided walk around the estate.

Apr 13, 2017 - Apr 13, 2017

For Real or Forgery? Spotting Authentic Antiques - Sold Out

As part of our Collectors' Series, this workshop looks at how to identify antiques that are real or reproductions.

Apr 15, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017

Bunny Fun - Sold Out

Hop on over to Ford House for an egg-stra special day of family Easter fun.

Apr 16, 2017 - Apr 16, 2017

Easter Sunday Brunch & Tour - Sold Out

Make Easter at Ford House a family tradition with a buffet brunch and guided tour of the House.

Apr 16, 2017 - Apr 16, 2017

An Elegant Easter in the Cafe - Sold Out

Share an elegant dining experience on Easter Sunday in the Cotswold Cafe.

Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 22, 2017

Welcome Back Birds

Celebrate the arrival of spring with special bird-themed programs and fun for all ages!

Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 22, 2017

St. George's Day English Dinner

Dine on a proper feast in the Cotswold Cafe on this English holiday!

May 2, 2017 - May 6, 2017

May Bird Walks

Join expert bird watchers on a guided walk around the estate grounds!

May 5, 2017 - May 27, 2017

Behind the Scenes Tour - May - Sold Out

Find out what life was like behind the scenes at Eleanor and Edsel Ford's grand home.

May 9, 2017 - May 9, 2017

Container Gardening Workshop

Learn how to create a beautiful container garden for your home!

May 14, 2017 - May 14, 2017

Mother's Day Brunch and Tour

Pamper mom with day out, including a delicious brunch and Ford House outing!

May 14, 2017 - May 14, 2017

Mother's Day Brunch in Cotswold Cafe

Treat Mom to an elegant brunch on Mother's Day served in Cotswold Cafe.

May 18, 2017 - May 18, 2017

Grounds Tour - Jensen's Masterpiece

Learn about Jens Jensen, the renowned landscape architect who designed the grounds of The Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.

May 19, 2017 - May 19, 2017

Michigan Spring Dinner

Spring is in the air! Local flavors shine in this delicious Cotswold Cafe dinner.

Jun 3, 2017 - Jun 25, 2017

Behind the Scenes Tours - June - Sold Out

Find out what life was like behind the scenes at Eleanor and Edsel Ford's grand home.

Jun 4, 2017 - Jun 4, 2017

Michigan Humane Society Mutt March

Bring your best friend to the Mutt March to support the Michigan Humane Society.

Jun 13, 2017 - Jun 13, 2017

Native Plants in the Residential Landscape

Learn how to incorporate native plants into your home landscape.

Jun 15, 2017 - Jun 15, 2017

Landscape Design for Your Home

How do you pick the best plants for your home landscape?

Jul 11, 2017 - Jul 11, 2017

Grounds Tour - Jensen's Masterpiece

Learn about Jens Jensen, the renowned landscape architect who designed the grounds of the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.

Jul 20, 2017 - Jul 20, 2017

Tree and Shrub Check-Up

Learn how to care for your trees to maintain a beautiful landscape!

Aug 8, 2017 - Aug 17, 2017

Beekeeping 101 and 102

This two-part workshop teaches you the latest buzz on beekeeping!

Sep 12, 2017 - Sep 12, 2017

Grounds Tour - Jensen's Masterpiece

Learn about Jens Jensen, the renowned landscape architect who designed the grounds of The Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.

Sep 21, 2017 - Sep 21, 2017

Greening Your Gardens

Learn to keep your garden green while keeping the Earth green!

Oct 10, 2017 - Oct 10, 2017

Grounds Tour - Jensen's Masterpiece

Learn about Jens Jensen, the renowned landscape architect who designed the grounds of The Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.

Oct 19, 2017 - Oct 19, 2017

Pruning Dos and Don'ts

Learn how to get trees and shrubs ready for the cold!