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Winter Behind The Scenes Tour Schedule Announced
Posted: January 7, 2009

EDSEL & ELEANOR FORD HOUSE
WINTER BEHIND-THE-SCENES TOUR SCHEDULE
 
 
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House has announced the winter schedule for its popular Behind the Scenes and Specialty Tours:
Staff Life on the Estate
During the most popular of the Behind the Scenes series, guests have the opportunity to explore the spaces where staff lived and worked while hearing about the large loyal staff that helped make the estate a home for the Ford family.
January 13, 24 – 2 p.m.
February 17, 28 – 2 p.m.
March 17, 28 – 2 p.m.
 
The “Art” of Collecting
There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to art. Visitors delve into the stories behind the great art at Ford House and the individuals who helped the Fords amass their collection. Plus they get a glimpse of paintings in attic and basement not on display.
January 20, February 24, March 24 - 2 p.m.
 
Cotswold Architecture
Investigating the inner workings of the Cotswold masterpiece provides architecture buffs with a rarely seen side of brilliant architect Albert Kahn’s work. English architectural styles, the picturesque Cotswold region and Edsel and Eleanor’s vision helped Kahn merge modern and antique architecture are all explored.
February 10, March 10 – 2 p.m.
 
 
Behind the Scenes Tours are $12 per person. 

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