April 20, 2024


11 a.m.


Families with children ages 6-10


Step into the fascinating world of nature and science with Explorers at Ford House—a thrilling educational program designed for curious minds aged six to ten. Through engaging activities and hands-on exploration, children delve into an array of captivating topics, uncovering the wonders of nature and science. Led by knowledgeable guides, this enriching experience ignites young imaginations, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for the world around us. Join us as we embark on an adventure of discovery and learning!

For Explorers: Earth Day, children will enjoy a fun-filled nature-themed scavenger hunt and then make a special project to take home, all in honor of Earth Day on April 22.

Part of this program will take place outside, and the walk will be on both paved and unpaved paths. Please wear weather-appropriate clothes. In case of inclement weather, this program will be canceled, and tickets can be donated to Ford House Education endeavors or exchanged for another program.


Ticketing & Admission Policies

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Special Thanks

Ford House is grateful for the generous support of Ford Motor Company Fund and helping us fulfill our educational mission and making Ford House more accessible to our community.

About Ford House

Ford House is a 501c3 nonprofit and National Historic Landmark. Experience the historic family home of Edsel Ford, the only son of Henry Ford, and his wife, Eleanor. Now a National Historic Landmark, visitors from all over the world come to wander, wonder, and explore the beauty of this 1928 National Historic Landmark and uncover a unique piece of the American automotive story in metro Detroit. Learn more belo