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Last Day To Visit "Driven by Design"
The last day "Driven by Design" will be open in the Visitor Center is Sunday, March 26. Then the gallery will be closed until we open our latest exhibit "Making It Work" on June 1. “Driven by Design+” will open to the public on Tuesday, May 2, and will be held in the garage.
There’s history to be discovered all over Michigan
Visit our MotorCities National Heritage Area partner organization to experience the full, rich history of Michigan and its significance in the American auto industry.
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Film Screening: AMERICA YOU KILL ME
May 16 and May 30 at 6 p.m.
Reserve your seat for this MUST-see film!
May 2023 Bird Walk 🐤
Adult Fun , Date Night , Nature , Tours
May 2 - May 7 at 7 a.m.
There are many birds to discover! Don't miss this Bird Walk event!
Storytime: This is the Nest That Robin Built
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Grab your favorite blanket and hear this month's story!
May 13 at 11 a.m.
Hey kids, LOOK UP! There's always something cool flying over Ford House!
Botany & Brews
May 10 and May 17 at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
What better than admiring and learning about the Ford House gardens while enjoying a cold beer? Don't miss this event!
Adult Fun , Art , Behind-the-Scenes , Education , Members Only , Sustainability , Talk , Tours
May 22 at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
This member-only event will not only allow you a behind-the-scenes look into the preservation of Ford House but also a first-hand walk-through by our Director of Preservation
Yoga at Ford House
May 2023 - September 2023
It's time for inner peace and health! Join us for yoga!
May 20 at 8 a.m.
It's Paint Out time at Ford House! Bring your art supplies and a frame and spend the day painting "en plein air" (outdoors) at Ford House.
Fresh Paint Party
May 20 at 6 p.m.
Check out the freshly painted art from Paint Out! at this paint reception.
Tai Chi for Health
May 11, May 18, and May 25 at 6 p.m.
Inhale and exhale with Tai Chi for Health!
History and Preservation: Wood Flooring in Historic Buildings
Adult Fun , Education , Sustainability , Talk
May 11 at 6:30 p.m.
Learn how to properly treat and preserve wood floors from the experts!
An Introduction to Historic Masonry
May 18 at 6:30 p.m.
Join master mason and consultant Simon Leverett for An Introduction to Historic Masonry.
The Basics of Ornamental Plasterwork Workshop
Art , Behind-the-Scenes , Talk
May 6 at 1 p.m.
Learn about ornamental plaster in historic buildings. This presentation will cover recent ornamental plaster restoration projects
Historic Wood Window Restoration for Homeowners Workshop
Art , Behind-the-Scenes , Talk
May 13 at 1 p.m.
Enjoy an overview of historic wood window terminology and evaluation. We'll discuss and demonstrate window restoration best practices.
Moss's Birthday Party! (Members Only) 🐶
May 6 at 11 a.m.
Celebrate our Director of Wildlife Management's Birthday! Presenters, goodies, special guests and more!
Main Residence Guided Tour
Adult Fun , Art , Behind-the-Scenes , Date Night , Education , Tours
May - December
Join Ford House staff for a guided tour of this Main Residence, where you'll learn about the extraordinary lives of Edsel and Eleanor Ford, along with their children