The Ford House

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

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Holiday Events on Sale Now!
Posted: October 29, 2009

 Holiday events are on sale now!  Call 313.884.4222.  Click  here for a pdf of holiday events.

Holiday Tea & Tours
December 5, 12, 19  3 p.m.
A delightful day!  The afternoon begins wtih a Holiday Tour, followed by delectable sandwhiches, delicate pastries and flavorful tea in the Tea Room.  A limited-edition 80th anniversary ornament is yours to take home to adorn your tree.

Holiday Dinner & Tour
December 6, 13, 20    5 p.m.
An elegant evening with friends, food, and holiday finery. Gather for conversation and laughter while celebrating the season.  You will enjoy a sumptuous meal and take in the sights and sounds of Christmas past in the elegantly decorated house.

Candlelit Christmas Tours
December 18-20 from 5-8 p.m.
$15 per person
Elegance and warmth are at the centerpiece of this memorable holiday experience.  Glowing candles, twinkling lights, holiday music and stories of Ford family traditions will help you recall your favorite holiday memories.  Be sure to leave time for extended dinner hours and holiday menu in the Tea Room. Sponsored by Hour Magazine.

Nutcracker Teas - New Seating Times!
4 p.m. seatings - Dec. 7, 10, 14, 15, 16
5 p.m. seatings - Dec. 3, 4, 8, 9, 11, 17
6 p.m. seatings - Dec. 7, 10, 14
$15 per person
Our most popular family event at the holidays!  We've added new seating timesto make it more convenient for you to create special memories with your youngsters.  Santa will be waiting to meet you in the magical Play House and tasty treats will be served in the charming Tea Room.

Christmas Story Time
December 15, 16   6 p.m.
$5 per person
Bring your little ones for a wonderful evening in the grand Gallery Room of the House - the space where the Ford family held their own Christmas celebrations - as you gather 'round the towering tree to hear a special Christmas story.  Top off the night with some hot cocoa, courtesy of Biggby Coffee, and a look at the fantasic Gingerbread House display!



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