The Ford House

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

Events on February 17th

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.

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 7, 2017 - Aug 23, 2017

Croquet League

Join the Ford House Members Croquet League to enjoy friendly competition and soak in the summer nights!

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 - Sold Out

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

Jun 18, 2017 - Jun 18, 2017

EyesOn Design Car Show

Hundreds of classic and rare automobiles are showcased at this annual Father’s Day car show!

Jun 24, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017

Fairy Tale Festival

Bring your little lords and ladies to the Fairy Tale Festival!

Jul 7, 2017 - Jul 8, 2017

DSO at Ford House

Celebrate summer with a magical evening lakeside concert by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, followed by fireworks!

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!