The Ford House

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

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Explore Sports, Fine Furnishings, Art and More!
Posted: February 23, 2018

Eleanor and Edsel Ford filled their home with unique and priceless art, antiques and artifacts. A visit to Ford House lets our guests see the gorgeous result of their fondness for collecting.

This spring, you can learn more about the collections here and at other local institutions when our Collectors' Series returns.

The small, intimate programs are led by experts in each field, and include a talk and up-close experience with specific items.

Tickets are on sale now at www.fordhouse.org/events.

The 2018 Collectors Series programs include:

Collecting Detroit Sports Memorabilia
March 22
Tigers, Lions, Red Wings and Pistons, oh my! Sports fans, this Collectors' Series program is for you!

Get tickets here.

The Fords: A Legacy of Art Collecting
April 12
Learn about the Fords’ unique legacy of collecting and the impact on the Detroit Institute of Arts in this Collectors' Series program.

Get tickets here.

The Ultimate Fixer Upper: Furnishing Fair Lane
April 26
How do historians find items to refurnish Henry Ford's home? Find out in this Collectors Series program!

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Caring for Antique Textiles
May 10
Find out how Ford House cares for our collection of antique textiles in this Collectors' Series program.

Get tickets here.

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