The Ford House

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

Events on December 29th

Jul 28, 2020 - Aug 31, 2020

Ford House Grounds Pass

Explore our beautiful grounds and gardens.

Aug 2, 2020 - Aug 30, 2020

Landscape Tours

Tour the grounds with us and explore the beauty and history of our National Historic Landmark designated site, designed by the renowned landscape architect, Jens Jensen.

Aug 2, 2020 - Aug 30, 2020

Environmental Tours

Learn about epic environmental changes that have shaped the land we know today as Ford House.

Aug 2, 2020 - Aug 30, 2020

Architecture Tours

Learn how architect Albert Kahn’s industrial vision and artistic achievements are reflected in the design of the Fords’ Cotswold-style estate.

Aug 5, 2020 - Aug 5, 2020

Book Club: Nature's Best Hope (Sold Out)

Join our book club as we discuss “Nature’s Best Hope” by Doug Tallamy.

Aug 5, 2020 - Aug 5, 2020

Fitness at Ford House: Total Strength & Stretch (Sold Out)

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!

Aug 6, 2020 - Sep 24, 2020

Yoga at Ford House

Exhale with a gentle flow yoga class by the lake.

Aug 8, 2020 - Aug 8, 2020

Exploring Stained Glass

Explore the beauty and artistry of stained glass with this virtual workshop that takes you from Ford House to an artisan's workshop.

Aug 9, 2020 - Aug 9, 2020

Citizen Science: Backyard Observations

Learn how to do citizen science projects, supporting the environment right in your own backyard.

Aug 9, 2020 - Aug 9, 2020

Plant ID Tour

Learn about some of our amazing flowers while we celebrate pollinators like bees, birds and butterflies.

Aug 11, 2020 - Aug 11, 2020

Author Talk: Doug Tallamy

Join Tallamy in a virtual talk about his book "Nature's Best Hope" and discover simple ways you can help the environment.

Aug 12, 2020 - Aug 12, 2020

Fitness at Ford House: Total Strength & Stretch (Sold Out)

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!

Aug 13, 2020 - Aug 13, 2020

Garden Workshop: Flowers for Pollinators

Learn which plants and flowers will support the pollinator ecosystem and turn your garden into a hive of activity.

Aug 15, 2020 - Aug 15, 2020

Plant ID Tour

Learn about some of our amazing flowers while we celebrate pollinators like bees, birds and butterflies.

Aug 18, 2020 - Aug 18, 2020

Lecture: 100 Years of Votes for Women

Honor the 100th anniversary of American women gaining the right to vote with a lecture on the impacts and history of this victory, Grosse Pointe activists like the Fords, and more.

Aug 19, 2020 - Aug 19, 2020

Fitness at Ford House: Total Strength & Stretch (Sold Out)

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!

Aug 22, 2020 - Aug 22, 2020

Starry Nights: Lavender Moon

Join Star Lore Historian Mary Stewart Adams on a journey through a night of romance written in the stars.

Aug 26, 2020 - Aug 26, 2020

Fitness at Ford House: Total Strength & Stretch (Sold Out)

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!