The Ford House

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

Ford House teams up with state and federal agencies to restore Ford Cove
Posted: January 26, 2021
Dubbed the Ford Cove Shoreline and Coastal Wetland Restoration Project, the goal is to transform Ford House’s lakeshore back to its natural state. Read More

Ford House dives in to restoration of historic lagoon, pool, landscapes
Posted: January 19, 2021
Ford House, the historic estate of Edsel and Eleanor Ford, is embarking on its largest and most extensive restoration project. Read More

Estate closed Wednesday, January 20
Posted: January 14, 2021
The property will be closed to all, including members, on Wednesday, January 20. Sorry for any inconvenience. Regular hours resume Thursday. Read More

Phones temporarily down
Posted: January 13, 2021
Please email us at info[at] while we work to resolve a technical issue with our phones. Thank you for your patience. Read More

Ford House receives award for COVID-19 response, & Employee honored as 'Colleague Champion'
Posted: October 28, 2020
Read about the efforts that led to recognition by the Michigan Museums Association. Read More