The Ford House

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

Events on February 5th

Apr 2, 2019 - May 25, 2019

Ford House Tours

Guided house tours of Edsel & Eleanor Ford's historic lakefront home resume April 2.

Apr 25, 2019 - Apr 25, 2019

Intro to Landscape Design Workshop

Want to liven up your landscape? Get ideas from our experts and learn some garden design basics.

Apr 26, 2019 - Apr 26, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Apr 27, 2019 - Apr 27, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Apr 27, 2019 - Apr 27, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

May 3, 2019 - May 3, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

May 4, 2019 - May 4, 2019

Welcome Back Birds

Bring the whole flock to Ford House for fun with our feathered friends!

May 4, 2019 - May 4, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

May 7, 2019 - May 7, 2019

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 8, 2019 - May 8, 2019

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 9, 2019 - May 9, 2019

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 9, 2019 - May 9, 2019

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 10, 2019 - May 10, 2019

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 10, 2019 - May 10, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

May 10, 2019 - May 10, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

May 11, 2019 - May 11, 2019

Bird Walk

Join expert birdwatchers on a walk through the estate grounds!

May 11, 2019 - May 11, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

May 14, 2019 - May 14, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

May 16, 2019 - May 16, 2019

Workshop: Arranging with Roses

Create beautiful flower arrangements using Eleanor Ford's favorite flower -- the rose!

May 17, 2019 - May 17, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

May 18, 2019 - May 18, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

May 24, 2019 - May 24, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

May 25, 2019 - May 25, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

May 25, 2019 - May 25, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

May 28, 2019 - May 28, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

May 31, 2019 - May 31, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jun 1, 2019 - Jun 1, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Jun 6, 2019 - Jun 6, 2019

Rose Care Workshop

Join Ford House’s expert horticulturalist for a rose care workshop in Eleanor's gardens.

Jun 7, 2019 - Jun 7, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jun 7, 2019 - Jun 7, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Jun 8, 2019 - Jun 8, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Jun 11, 2019 - Jun 11, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Jun 14, 2019 - Jun 14, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jun 15, 2019 - Jun 15, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Jun 21, 2019 - Jun 21, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jun 22, 2019 - Jun 22, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Jun 25, 2019 - Jun 25, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Jun 27, 2019 - Jun 27, 2019

An Evening of Roses

Step into Eleanor Ford’s rose garden for an open-air soiree with friends.

Jun 28, 2019 - Jun 28, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jun 28, 2019 - Jun 28, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Jun 29, 2019 - Jun 29, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Jun 29, 2019 - Jun 29, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

Jul 5, 2019 - Jul 5, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jul 5, 2019 - Jul 5, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Jul 9, 2019 - Jul 9, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Jul 12, 2019 - Jul 12, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 19, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 19, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Jul 23, 2019 - Jul 23, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Jul 26, 2019 - Jul 26, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Jul 27, 2019 - Jul 27, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

Aug 2, 2019 - Aug 2, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Aug 6, 2019 - Aug 6, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Aug 9, 2019 - Aug 9, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Aug 9, 2019 - Aug 9, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Aug 10, 2019 - Aug 10, 2019

Macro Photography in the Rose Garden

Learn to shoot beautiful close-ups exploring the wonder of flowers, guided by experts from Creative Vision Photography.

Aug 16, 2019 - Aug 16, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Aug 16, 2019 - Aug 16, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Aug 20, 2019 - Aug 20, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Aug 23, 2019 - Aug 23, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Aug 30, 2019 - Aug 30, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Aug 31, 2019 - Aug 31, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

Sep 3, 2019 - Sep 3, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Sep 6, 2019 - Sep 6, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Sep 6, 2019 - Sep 6, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Sep 7, 2019 - Sep 7, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Sep 13, 2019 - Sep 13, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Sep 14, 2019 - Sep 14, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Sep 17, 2019 - Sep 17, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Sep 20, 2019 - Sep 20, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Sep 20, 2019 - Sep 20, 2019

Fridays, Friends & the Fords

Head to Ford House for a Friday night out on the estate!

Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019

Architecture Tour

Learn about how Detroit architect Albert Kahn's artistry and vision created a stunning home for the Fords!

Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

Oct 1, 2019 - Oct 1, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Oct 5, 2019 - Oct 5, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Oct 12, 2019 - Oct 12, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Oct 15, 2019 - Oct 15, 2019

Grounds Tour

Get captivated by the landscape at Ford House on this guided tour of the grounds.

Oct 19, 2019 - Oct 19, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019

General Tour with ASL Interpreter

Take a guided house tour of the historic lakefront home, accompanied by an American Sign Language interpreter.

Nov 2, 2019 - Nov 2, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Nov 9, 2019 - Nov 9, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Nov 16, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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

Nov 23, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019

Behind the Scenes

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