The Ford House

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

Upcoming Events

Sep 3, 2020 - Sep 24, 2020

Yoga at Ford House

Exhale with a gentle flow yoga class by the lake.

Sep 23, 2020 - Sep 23, 2020

Fitness at Ford House: Total Strength & Stretch

Join us in person on the grounds for a workout for all fitness levels (at a safe physical distance) that will leave you feeling great!

Sep 24, 2020 - Sep 24, 2020

Tour for At-Home Learners

An safe, in-person tour created specially for at-home learners, focused on the land at Ford House. Consider pairing with our "At Home Learners" lessons.

Sep 24, 2020 - Sep 24, 2020

Garden Workshop: Put Your Garden to Bed

Our horticulturist will show you how to prepare your garden beds for winter so they can continue to thrive.

Sep 26, 2020 - Sep 26, 2020

Photography Workshop: Sky and Water

Learn the tips and tricks for photographing the water and sky, inspired by the beautiful vistas of Lake St. Clair.

Oct 7, 2020 - Oct 7, 2020

At-Home Learners: Changing Seasons (ages 4-8)

A virtual workshop created for your young learners at home.

Oct 7, 2020 - Oct 7, 2020

Book Club: The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

This month's discussion is an epic story of the Great Lakes: the drama, the animals and plants, shipping giants, and more.

Oct 9, 2020 - Oct 9, 2020

At-Home Learners: Changing Seasons (ages 9-12)

A virtual workshop created for young learners at home.

Oct 13, 2020 - Oct 13, 2020

Archive Your Story: Photos & Documents

Don't let your family's photos, personal letters, birth certificates, etc., deteriorate over time. We'll show you how to preserve them.

Oct 20, 2020 - Oct 20, 2020

Archive Your Story: Oral Histories

Learn how you can interview and record a conversation with a loved one to cherish their stories and voice for decades to come.

Oct 21, 2020 - Oct 21, 2020

At-Home Learners: Changing Seasons (ages 4-8)

A virtual workshop created for your young learners at home.

Oct 27, 2020 - Oct 27, 2020

Archive Your Story: Write it Down

Learn how to weave together a memoir of your family's stories and memories, guided by an Amazon best-selling author.

Oct 30, 2020 - Oct 30, 2020

Bats Live!

Join us for a virtual adventure and meet live bats from around the world with Leslie Science & Nature Center.