The Ford House

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

Events on August 14th

Feb 24, 2018 - Apr 1, 2018

Winter Hours Resume Feb. 24

Regular tours and grounds access resume Feb. 24! Click to see our winter hours.

Mar 17, 2018 - Mar 17, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

Mar 22, 2018 - Mar 22, 2018

Collecting Detroit Sports Memorabilia

Tigers, Lions, Red Wings and Pistons, oh my! Sports fans, this Collectors' Series program is for you!

Mar 31, 2018 - Mar 31, 2018

Bunny Fun - SOLDOUT

Hop on over to Ford House for the Easter Bunny's annual visit.

Apr 7, 2018 - Apr 8, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Apr 12, 2018 - Apr 12, 2018

The Fords: A Legacy of Art Collecting

Learn about the Fords’ unique legacy of collecting and the impact on the Detroit Institute of Arts in this Collectors' Series program.

Apr 14, 2018 - Apr 14, 2018

Bird Walk

Find flocks of all kinds of feathers on a guided walk through the estate.

Apr 21, 2018 - Apr 22, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Apr 26, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018

The Ultimate Fixer Upper: Furnishing Fair Lane

How do historians find items to refurnish Henry Ford's home? Find out in this Collectors' Series program!

Apr 28, 2018 - Apr 29, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

May 5, 2018 - May 5, 2018

Welcome Back Birds!

Save the date! The annual event for all things feathered-friends returns May 5.

May 5, 2018 - May 6, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

May 8, 2018 - May 8, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 9, 2018 - May 9, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 10, 2018 - May 10, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 10, 2018 - May 10, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 10, 2018 - May 10, 2018

Caring for Antique Textiles

Find out how Ford House cares for our collection of antique textiles in this Collectors' Series program.

May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 12, 2018 - May 12, 2018

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 12, 2018 - May 13, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

May 19, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Jun 2, 2018 - Jun 2, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Jun 3, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018

Mutt March

Save the Date! The annual Michigan Humane Society Mutt March is June 3.

Jun 9, 2018 - Jun 9, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Jun 16, 2018 - Jun 16, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Jun 23, 2018 - Jun 23, 2018

Fairy Tale Festival

Save the date: Our annual Fairy Tale Festival returns June 23. Tickets will go on sale this spring!

Jun 24, 2018 - Jun 24, 2018

Behind the Scenes Tours

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

Jul 13, 2018 - Jul 14, 2018

DSO at Ford House

Save the dates! Celebrate summer with a magical evening lakeside concert, July 13 an 14.

Jul 21, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018

Closed July 21

Ford House will be closed July 21 for a private event.