The Ford House

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

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Ask Our Experts Every Friday!
Posted: June 28, 2018

Did your visit to Ford House leave you wanting to know more?

Our new program will let our guests learn a little more about Ford family history, the thousands of pieces of art and antiques in the home, and how our team keeps the estate humming.  

Ask Our Experts, a new weekly offering, will provide an informal opportunity to chat with  the Ford House team. Each Friday from 2-4 p.m., different members of our staff will greet you in the Visitor Center in the Historic Garage to share their expertise, ranging from art and antiques, to architecture, research, landscape and more.  

Join us for a  casual conversation and get some answers those burning questions about Ford House!

Upcoming experts include:

7/6 Lisa Worley, Director of Material Culture: What does a curator do?  Our collections team is here to talk about their research and current projects.
7/13 Carol Zagorowska, Museum Specialist and Ryan Cunningham, Museum Technician: Have an antique book that needs a little care?  Bring your cleaning and conservation questions to our collections specialists.
7/20 Landscape Staff: Beat the heat! Our irrigation tech can give you tricks to irrigate your landscape in the heat of summer.
7/27 Docent Staff: Want to know more about that painting you saw in the house? Our Docent Team is here to talk all things ART!
8/3 Lisa Worley, Director of Material Culture: What's happening at Fair Lane? We know you're curious, and our team is here with a sneak peek into the process of restoring our other historic home.


Stop by before or after your house tour or walk on the grounds! No additional fee or reservation required. Ask Our Experts continues through October!

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